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A Job today but who knows where it will take you tomorrow !!!

West Auto Electrics Pty Ltd is a Queensland owned and operated family business that has been supplying quality auto electrical services for the past six (8) years. With a fully equipped workshop situated in Blackwater, Central Queensland, we not only provide service to the township, but also to the ever increasing mining industry.

In 8 years of operation West Auto Electrics have grown from a sole trader to now employing over 40 personnel at any one time.


Current Vacancies

Job Role: Apprentice Auto Electrician 2012

West Auto Electrics is a Local Business supplying Blackwater with Quality Auto Electrical Services both locally and to the Surrounding Bowen Basin Area. We understand the trade shortage throughout the industry and that is why each year we continue to put apprentices though our program to ensure quality trades people throughout the industry.

An exciting opportunity exists for a new 1st year Auto Electrician Apprentices to commence a four year apprenticeship with our company.

Under direction from Leading hands and experienced auto electricians, you will have the opportunity to learn a trade in heavy vehicle electrics. To carry out electrical repairs to mining equipment including pre delivery and accessories fitment to meet specified quality, safety and general performance criteria.

Minimum year 10 high school certificate is preferred. Work experience in a mechanical or electrical related workshop will be highly regarded.

You must be well presented with excellent organisation and communication skills plus have the dedication to the schooling required to complete the apprenticeship are essential. This is your opportunity to join a great team in clean working conditions whilst gaining a trade qualification working for the market leading team.

Interviews will commence early 2012. Local people encouraged to apply.

Post your Resume to:

Attention Management @ West Auto Electrics Pty Ltd

Po Box 498 Blackwater 4717 QLD

Or online at:

Job Role: Sales Person

West Auto Electrics Pty Ltd is a Local Business supplying Blackwater with Quality Auto Electrical and Mechanical Services both locally and to the Surrounding Bowen Basin Area.

West Auto Electrics are seeking a Strong Sales Person for central Queensland Role.

The successful applicant will be required to report directly to the directors of the company, this is a unique opportunity for a conscientious and focussed person to contribute and grow with a hard working, down to earth and cohesive team.

You will need to pose a charming, enthusiastic and energetic attitude you will have a flair for persuading and influencing others and you will use your strong interpersonal and communication skills to liaise with a variety of customers.

You will understand the importance of first impressions and be able to effectively organise your daily tasks.

You will receive full product training in return we can offer an enjoyable working environment, career progression and a generous salary package.

You will need to handle the co-ordination of projects between head office and customers, to handle enquiries and compile quotations and to develop a professional partnership with new and existing customers.

How to apply:

You can post your resume online at:

Or post to: 

Att: Managers @ West Auto Electrics Pty Ltd
Po Box 498 Blackwater 4717
Ph: 07 4982 6336
Fax: 07 4982 7226

Job Role: Auto Electricians | $45-$59 p/hr | Various Rosters

We are currently seeking trade qualified Auto Electricians to join our ever expanding team. Trade qualified with a minimum of 2 years experience in the mining industry you will possess Auto Electrical experience on each moving machinery (e.g. O&K, Libeherr, Caterpillar, Komatsu and Hitachi).

The successful application will possess:

  • A proven ability to diagnose faults and problem solve by yourself
  • Flexibility to meet our valued customers needs
  • A commitment to working safely on site and in workshop
  • Ability to work efficiently and unsupervised


Job Role: Heavy Duty Diesel Fitters | $45-$59 p/hr | Various Rosters

West Auto Electrics is a locally owned and operated company that continues to be the leading supplier to the Mining Industry in NSW and QLD.

We are seeking suitable qualified and experienced Heavy Diesel Fitters for a variety of rosters including 2&1’s, 3&1’s and 4&1’s paying from $45 to $59p/h depending on the site and your experience.
To be considered for these roles you will require; 

  • Diesel Fitting Trade qualification
  • At least 2 years post trade experience on large earthmoving/ mining equipment
  • HR driver’s license advantageous

  • Electric drive experience will be highly regarded

If you would like to post your resume please forward to :

Human Resources
West Auto Electrics Pty Ltd
Po Box 498
QLD 4717

P: (07) 4982 6336

F: (07) 4982 7226