maintenance bus assistant in Brisbane

hannah howard, randstad
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AU$ 33.00 - AU$ 38.00 per hour

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brisbane, queensland
trades & services
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AU$ 33.00 - AU$ 38.00 per hour
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hannah howard, randstad
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Do you have experience as a truck or bus driver? Experienced as a trades assistant? Mechanically minded? This is your opportunity to get your foot in the door with Brisbane City Council, assisting in maintaining their fleet of over 1200 buses. Consider this your chance to play your part in keeping Brisbane Running

Are you looking for:

  • Opportunity for anything between 10-40 hrs a week, with flexibility to manage your availability.
  • The chance to work with a close knit team
  • Get your foot in the door with one of Brisbane’s top transport employers.

About your new role:

With the opportunity for casual employment as well as long-term/ongoing roles, you could work with any or all of the garages across Brisbane as a Bus Assistant with the following responsibilities:

  • Refuelling diesel + gas buses
  • Basic cleaning of buses + depot vehicles
  • Potential tyre maintenance + repair
  • Recording quantities + following existing processes of record keeping.

What you need:

  • MR license minimum (HR license beneficial) – essential
  • Availability for night shift is essential (5pm/6pm – 1am/2am)
  • Availability over weekends highly regarded
  • Own transport

About the Council

Transport for Brisbane is a major public service provider within South East Queensland, responsible for providing an operational bus network 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To assist with a smooth service, their fleet contains over 1200 buses from 7 depots across the Brisbane Region.

What you will get in return

Brisbane City Council is one of the biggest bus transport employers in Queensland. There are many benefits including:

  • competitive above award rates
  • potential overtime and penalty rates where applicable
  • the opportunity for potentially ongoing career development


If you believe you fit the above criteria, click Apply today! If this isn’t ticking all of your boxes, we often have other trades & labour positions, send your resume through to to get your foot in the door today!

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


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Medium Rigid or Heavy Rigid License

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School