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Automotive Mechanic LV/HV/Plant - Sydney Airport


The TCR Group, headquartered in Brussels, is the leading provider of turnkey solutions in the field of total GSE management. The Group is active since 1999 in providing Ground Support Equipment Maintenance, Rental, and Fleet Management to Ground Handlers, Airlines, and Airports.  The GSE term encompasses all equipment used in aviation ground operations, such as; push-back tractors, loaders, tractors, belt loaders, catering trucks, ground power units and air starter units, tow-bars, trailers-dollies, baggage carts, and other general equipment in an airport. 

Job Description

We have an exciting role as a GSE mechanic within our Australian business, available for an enthusiastic and motivated trade qualified mechanic keen to join a supportive and collaborative team on full-time basis.  Our Sydney team comprises 21 talented full-time staff (and growing).  The team have developed a healthy and vibrant working environment with daily operations running with clear and effective systems, procedures, equipment and people with an overarching commitment to safety through Zero Harm principles. 

The mechanics position involves utilizing your technical skills and experience as a tradesman to repair and maintain ground support equipment. You will reports daily to the Shift Supervisor however will ultimately be under the management of the State Service Manager. Your role involves following service guidelines and data as well as repair and maintenance tasks that reflect a trade standard. The variety of equipment and the unique nature of aviation equipment means there is an opportunity to bring a wide collection of knowledge, skills and contacts to the role. 

What we offer:

SIGN ON BONUS up to $3000 (guaranteed $1000: if you have up to 2 years airport GSE experience $2000, if you have over 2 years airport GSE experience $3000)

  • 4 days on 4 days off (rolling day shift)
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Great working environment based onsite at Sydney Airport
  • Working on unique and specialised equipment
  • Working as part of a global company with opportunity to build a career pathway

Position Requirements:

  • Mechanical Trade Certificate
  • Must have own tools
  • Must hold a current driver’s license
  • Experience in diesel engines, hydraulic systems and electrical fault finding preferred
  • Willingness to undertake ASIC background checks for security access
  • Willingness to undertake a pre-employment medical check
  • Due to Public Health (COVID-19 Air Transportation Quarantine) Order (No 3) 2021 – anyone applying for this position requires a double COVID 19 vaccination status with proof of vaccination.

Personal Attributes:

  • Professional can-do attitude
  • Motivated and pro-active
  • Strong work ethic with a history of reliability
  • Checkable references

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Base hourly rate $38-$45/hr commensurate with qualifications and experience
  • Uniforms supplied and laundered
  • 2 additional leave days from work, over and above your annual leave
  • 10.5 % Superannuation
  • Overtime Penalties



If you think you are the right person for this opportunity then apply through this advert now by attaching your CV outlining your history of reliable work experience along with a Cover Letter.    

*NB* Your application will not be assessed without Cover Letter.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and you will be contacted should you be shortlisted for an initial  interview. 

Contact Person: Sue Swan

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