Technical Trainer - Heavy Automotive



  • Be part of something exciting and play a vital role in training present and future Heavy Truck Technicians

  • Family owned business with market leading brands, modern business premises with excellent staff amenities

  • Attractive salary package negotiable

The opportunity


CMV Truck and Bus is seeking a Technical Trainer to work at their modern Technical Training Institute at Derrimut. This is a rare opportunity for a highly motivated individual to secure a challenging and rewarding career position.


The person we seek


The ideal candidate will be a trade qualified Diesel Technician with:

  • A strong work ethic

  • Good knowledge of the heavy automotive industry

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Effective communication skills including written, spoken and listening

  • Solid computer skills including MS Office applications

  • A recognised training qualification

Key functions of the role include:

  • Design and prepare training and instructional materials, teaching aids and devices.

  • Monitor and evaluate operations, programmes, processes and practices for quality and effectiveness; make recommendations for improvement.

  • Act as a resource to provide information or determine the most effective way of meeting the needs of Apprentices, staff, customers, or management.

  • Maintain, create and update files and record keeping systems. Sort, label, file and retrieve documents or other materials.

  • Establish, organise and maintain apprentice files and co-ordinate paperwork including Apprentice databases, competency form tracker, TAFE student registrations.

  • Deliver presentations, stand up training or instruction to Apprentices, staff, customers, or management.

  • Liaise with other bodies, such as TAFE, employers, customers, suppliers.

  • Monitor Apprentices attendance and progress.

  • Deliver presentations or training using acceptable methods and techniques.

  • Develop curriculum, learning objectives and course materials.

  • Deal with people in a manner which shows sensitivity, tact and professionalism.

  • Evaluate individual apprentices for competency.

About the CMV Technical Training Institute


The CMV Technical Training Institute is a dedicated training facility located on site on the new CMV Truck and Bus - Derrimut Dealership.


The Technical Training Institute was created to train and mentor Apprentices via the industry leading CMV Truck and Bus Automotive Apprenticeship Scheme to ensure all CMV Truck and Bus Dealership technical staff are well qualified and highly motivated. Today the Training Institute is responsible for approximately 70 Apprentices and 200 Diesel Technicians.


The Technical Training Institute also provides all our service staff with ongoing learning and specialist product training across all Volvo Group truck brands.

About the Company


CMV Truck & Bus are the Victorian dealer for Volvo Group Australia (Mack, Volvo and UD Trucks) and have over 500 employees. We sell trucks and buses and provide service and parts for our complete range as the authorised dealer network.


CMV Truck and Bus is a subsidiary of the CMV family owned group of companies and are proud to be a privately owned Australian based company, with over 86 years of operation and experience.


We have 1600 staff nationally and continue to grow, promoting from within and working with some of the best in the business.


Our success is highly driven by our core values; Safety First, Can Do, Ask The Question, Do the Right Thing and Mutual Respect. We apply these in equal measures to our employees, customers and the community.


What’s on offer?

  • The opportunity to be part of something exciting!

  • Challenging training role with variety and job satisfaction

  • Attractive salary package negotiable

  • Family owned business with market leading automotive brands

  • Modern business premises with excellent staff amenities

How to apply?

Please apply by clicking on the big big red "Apply for this job" button, complete the online form - select job reference number 22054 - and attach your CV.


If you require clarification before applying, please call Laurie Williams for a confidential chat on 0412 523 168.


Please note

We can only consider applicants with the necessary citizenship or residency status that allows them to legally live and work in Australia. The employer is not offering sponsorship and we cannot give immigration assistance or advice.



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