The average hourly pay for a Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic in Australia is AU$30.42.
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Job Description for Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic
A diesel shop foreman/mechanic performs maintenance and supervises others' work on a variety of diesel engines. There are many different types of diesel engines that need maintenance and repairs, so mechanics may work on trucks, buses, construction vehicles, boats, and even locomotives. The work space for a diesel shop foreman/mechanic may be limited to an indoor garage, or it may include working on the road with some light traveling. When working at the garage, most of the foreman/mechanic's ti…Read more
Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic Tasks
- Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with vehicles and equipment.
- Track and log all repairs, parts, and maintenance, noting where warranties are in effect.
- Ensure safety and reliability of vehicles and equipment.
- Inspect, maintain, and repair vehicles and equipment.
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Popular Skills for Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic
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Skills in Heavy Equipment Repair, Electronic Troubleshooting and Heavy Duty Truck Repair are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Welding and Automotive Engine Repair.
Pay by Experience Level for Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic
An early career Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$27.99 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.92 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.75 based on 29 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$38.
Employees with Diesel Shop Foreman / Mechanic in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 0.3% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (1.4% less).
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