Heavy Diesel Mechanic: Certificate in Heavy Automotive Engineering - Plant and Equipment (Level 3-4)
Heavy Diesel mechanics are skilled professionals who specialise in repairing and maintaining heavy machinery used in various industries such as construction, agriculture, and mining. They possess a diverse skill set and a range of tools and techniques to diagnose faults in machinery, carry out regular maintenance inspections, and repair or replace defective components. This includes expertise in repairing and replacing electrical and electronic circuit systems, diagnosing and repairing engines and engine components, repairing mobile plant braking systems, hydraulic fluid power systems, transmissions, drive assemblies, and tracked type drive and support systems. By ensuring that machinery is operating efficiently and effectively, Heavy Diesel mechanics minimise downtime and meet maintenance schedules to keep businesses running smoothly.