CAREERS AT VEHICLE COMPONENTS

Vehicle Components is a premium quality engineering and manufacturing company that has forged an excellent reputation within the industry and is continuing to pursue an aggressive growth plan. The company is the market leading supplier to the caravan and trailer industry who products are revered Australia wide.

Our company has been trading since 1977 and we continue to expand our product range through innovation and continual improvement. At heart we are a family run business and take immense pride in all that we do.

Vehicle Components has grown to become a credible national supplier of premium brands such as CRUISEMASTER® independent suspension systems and HITCHMASTER® all-terrain drop-on couplings for caravans and camper trailers.


CURRENT VACANCIES

Workshop Technician/ Trailer Repairer

Vehicle Components is the leading independent suspension manufacturer for Caravan and Camper trailers in Australia. We are an innovative company with a passion for developing the best off-road suspension and couplings. With an in-house engineering department and a hi-tech production facility, you will be joining an exciting company driven to provide market-leading products to our customers. We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Workshop Technician to join our dynamic and growing team in the Service Centre. Your ability to demonstrate a strong passion for excellence and a can do attitude will ensure success in this position.

The Role

  • Servicing, modification and repair of trailers
  • Repairing and replacing suspension parts
  • Welding (MIG)
  • Assembly of Axles
  • Assembly of various in house built components
  • Preventative maintenance as required

The successful candidate will have

  • A good mechanical aptitude
  • The ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment
  • The ability to liaise with customers and team members in a professional manner
  • Excellent work ethic and punctuality
  • Experience in welding and fabrication (mandatory)
  • Current forklift license (desired but not mandatory)
  • The ability to comply with all workplace health and safety policies and procedures
  • A strong attention to detail
  • The ability to compete all relevant documentation correctly in conjunction with company procedures

To apply for this challenging and rewarding role, please send your resume and cover letter addressing the criteria outlined above to recruitment@vehiclecomponents.com.au

Only successful candidates will be contacted


Supply Chain Team Leader

Vehicle Components is the leading independent suspension manufacturer for Caravan and Camper trailers in Australia. We are an innovative company with a passion for developing the best off-road suspension and couplings. With an in-house engineering department and a hi-tech production facility, you will be joining an exciting company driven to provide market-leading products to our customers. We are seeking an enthusiastic / motivated Supply Chain Team Leader to join our dynamic and growing team. Your ability to bring new ideas, initiate Continuous improvement, demonstrate a strong passion for excellence and a high attention to detail will ensure success in this position.

The Role

  • Supervise team members as required including training, encouragement of multi skilling and oversight and delegation of daily tasks in line with priorities
  • Ensure a safe and tidy work environment, monitoring the correct use of PPE
  • Ensure team members follow and are trained in safe work practices
  • Liaise with other Team Leaders as and when required; pick and issue materials for manufacturing and assembly; liaise with purchasing on potential shortages.
  • Assisting with purchasing (on an ad-hoc basis)
  • Prioritising workload and ensuring goods are despatched on time
  • Book freight on a daily basis
  • Complete relevant documentation as required; document and maintain accurate and organised records of relevant checklists and other associated paperwork including customer pick up log maintenance and management; and prepare relevant reports and data as required.
  • Housekeeping, product identification and storage; rotate stocked items and use oldest to newest wherever possible; conduct regular stocktakes
  • As this position can be physically demanding, a high degree of fitness is required. Selection Criteria
  • Forklift experience and current licence (mandatory)
  • Logistics and stores experience in warehousing operations (mandatory)
  • Certificate IV in warehousing operations or other logistics qualifications (mandatory)
  • Knowledge and application of OH&S and safe work practices (mandatory)
  • Proficient in the use of computers including Microsoft Office, internet and relevant software programs (mandatory)
  • Experienced in the use of scanners and other logistics technologies (desirable)

To apply for this challenging and rewarding role, please send your resume and a 1 page cover letter addressing the criteria outlined above to recruitment@vehiclecomponents.com.au

Only successful candidates will be contacted


Stores Assistant

Vehicle Components is the leading independent suspension manufacturer for Caravan and Camper trailers in Australia. We are an innovative company with a passion for developing the best off-road suspension and couplings. With an in-house engineering department and a hi-tech production facility, you will be joining an exciting company driven to provide market-leading products to our customers. We are seeking an enthusiastic / motivated Stores Assistant to join our dynamic and growing team.

The Role

  • Receiving of goods from Suppliers
  • Labelling of stock and locating in the store
  • Verifying items receipted via computer
  • Arranging transport
  • Checking quantity and quality of goods received
  • Assisting with packaging and despatch of goodsM

The successful candidate will have

  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Good level of computer literacy; ability to input, retrieve & analyse data
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Current Queensland Driver’s Licence
  • Current Forklift Licence Essential
  • Physically fit to be able to lift heavy objects

Flexibility & adaptability is a must as demands change on a daily basis.

To apply for this challenging and rewarding role, please send your resume addressing the criteria outlined above to recruitment@vehiclecomponents.com.au

Only successful candidates will be contacted