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Senior Automotive Technician



Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024
Backed by the latest technology and a state-of-the-art automotive reconditioning facility, Carma makes buying pre-loved cars a seamless, hassle-free experience. Our vast range of cars and our high reconditioning standards are second to none, join us in disrupting the used car industry in Australia!
About the role
We are on the lookout for an experienced mechanic to join our team! As a Senior Technician at Carma you will be key in supporting our inspection team by assessing the mechanical condition of our new stock. Working as part of a team that inspects all aspects of the vehicle, Your responsibilities will include spotting any necessary repairs so we can plan a smooth reconditioning journey for our cars and have them ready to delight our customers!


  • Carrying out Carma’s comprehensive vehicle inspection, focusing on test drives, condition review and hoist mechanical inspection
  • Creative problem-solving and diagnostics as required
  • Evaluating the cost implications and ongoing issues a car may face and balancing this with business needs
  • Collaborating with the wider team to achieve set targets
  • Work alongside apprentices, and support their training and development
  • Carry out servicing and repairs on Carma vehicles as required
  • As part of the production team, you’ll be using standardised work procedures to guide your inspection of the vehicles

About you

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in an automotive workshop
  • Current Motor Mechanic Tradesperson Certificate, and relevant qualification
  • Outstanding attention to detail, even in a busy, high-pressure environment
  • Hold a current and valid NSW driver’s license
  • Tech Savvy and comfortable picking up new systems

Working at Carma!

  • Carma social events! From Friday drinks through to Oktoberfest and Go-karting birthday parties - we like to celebrate all the big (and smaller) wins!
  • Great work-life balance, so you get a chance to switch off… any rare overtime hours are paid!
  • Discounts: We offer discounts across Carma cars, car parts and NRMA roadside insurance