Heavy Vehicle Body Repairer - Permanent Full Time
Leichhardt Depot


Join an award-winning tourism and transport company


About Us


Transit Systems is Australia's largest private operator of metropolitan public bus services, completing more than 257 million customer journeys per year. With operations throughout Australia, in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Darwin, London and Singapore, Transit Systems has built a reputation for its ability to collaborate with Government and improve public transport solutions for customers.


Transit Systems is a subsidiary of Kelsian Group Limited, Australia's largest tourism and marine transport company, and together, the combined group employs more than 9,223 people, maintains and operates 3,991 buses and 113 vessels and provides more than 257 million customer journeys each year.


For more information about Transit Systems, please visit our website


About the Role


Responsible to the Workshop Manager or Supervisor for the repairs and body maintenance of the bus fleet. 

  • Carrying out inspections on bodywork and frames of vehicles to assess extent of damage
  • Provide  maintenance,  preparation,  replacement  and  repairs  to  all  vehicle body 
  • components panels, frames,  and  door  systems. 
  • Repairing scratches, dents and other damage to bodywork and replacing any parts that cannot be repaired
  • Reassembling vehicle body parts and accessories
  • Manufacture, service and  fit  vehicle,  components  constructed  from  such  materials as  aluminium, steel, stainless steel, glass, fibreglass, sealing and bonding materials. 
  • Provide all body, structural, accident damage and associated repairs, service and maintenance to vehicles as required. 

The successful applicant will operate a  range  of  equipment  and  tools in order to undertake vehicle maintenance such as mig, tig, oxy acetylene welding, lifting and materials handling materials manufacturing sheet metal folders/guillotines, hydraulic pullers, various hand tools and the like.  


Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • Relevant Trade Certificate;
  • Be self-motivated; and
  • Possession of current MR Heavy Vehicle Drivers Licence (desirable) OR ability to obtain the licence.

Please attach an up to date resume and cover letter, and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to the questions

If this sounds like your dream job, we encourage you to apply!


How to Apply


Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record section of the application, paying close attention to each question.


We are requesting your resume explaining why you are the best person for this position.



Kelsian Group is committed to providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 



  View Further information.      View Map

  Job Location

  The employer's desired hours for this Job are…

The hours shown may exceed the hours actually required if the Job has flexible hours or will be shared with other employees.