Truck Trailer Mechanics - Freezer / Fridge Units

Discipline: Trade & Services
Job type: Contract
Salary: $$65.00 Per Hour NT + Super & OT
Contact name: Campbell Bohan

Contact email:
Job reference: 1309975
Published: about 1 month ago
Start date: ASAP

Truck Trailer Mechanics Freezer / Fridge Units

(Thermo King / Carrier)

TRS Resourcing has been asked to source suitability trade-qualified Mechanics to work on Freezer / Fridge Units (Thermo King / Carrier)

This client has a large modern Prime Mover & Trailer Fleet located in the Western Suburbs of Melbourne.

The requirements of these additional trailer mechanics are they must be trade-qualified and ideally hold direct experience with servicing and maintaining Freezer / Fridge Trailers. 

TRS Resourcing is keen to speak to candidates with experience identifying common issues with freezer/fridge trailers. Experience working on these trailer units will be great but not essential!
  • Checking Freezer / Fridge Battery is Operating Correctly, charging and doesn't need replacing.
  • Checking the trailer unit is Operating with the current Software Update from the manufacturer.
  • Checking Sensors for damage
  • Check defrost drain hoses and flapper valves for dirt or debris.
  • Inspect Trailer door seals and related hardware for damage
These positions will also entail rebuilding the Suspension, Brake Components and Trailer Axles. There is also a requirement that you will be able to undergo general maintenance and trailer frame inspections.

Pay Casual / Labour Hire Rate of $65.00 Per Hour PAYG Normal Time + Super & Overtime (Or Full-Time Salary Equivalent)

Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Servicing, Repairing and Proactive Maintenance
  • Diagnosis and Fault Finding
  • Hold an Understanding of Freezer / Refrigerated Trailer Maintenance Issues (Ideally)
  • Ability to work unsupervised or as part of a team
  • Computer/job update entry skills  
  • Must be able to follow our client's WH&S Policies and Processes without question.
To be considered for this position, you must be able to provide the following:
  • Proven Experience with Trailer Maintenance
  • Reference contact details of two past employers
  • Based in Melbourne, VIC
  • Hold the correct right to work in Australia
  • Mechanic Trade qualification
  • Forklift (ideal but not necessary)
  • Own Tools
Our client offers an excellent opportunity to join a progressive employer offering security, training & development opportunities along with an attractive above-award hourly rate + OT!

TRS Resourcing is committed to achieving a diverse workforce in Australia. Therefore, we strongly encourage female and Aboriginal / Torres Strait Islander applications.

The TRS Resourcing team culture is we believe in being honest and straightforward. No matter the job listing, you will always know it's an open position from us!

Campbell Bohan