Snapshot

Vehicle repairers and trimmers service and repair, install and replace interiors of vehicles (including recreational vehicles: motorhomes, campervans, caravans, pop-tops, camper trailers, tent trailers, 5th wheelers and slide-ons), production units and purpose built bodies and any related components.

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Vehicle Repairer and Trimmer
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
5,700
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$1097
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Below average
  • What is the vacancy level for this occupation?
Low
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Decline
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.
  • Fabricating and assembling recreation vehicle chassis and suspension
  • Constructing framework sections in metal, wood, fibreglass and other materials using shaping machines and cutting and welding equipment
  • Bolting, screwing, riveting and welding sections together to form complete frameworks using hand and power tools
  • Fabricating and installing recreation vehicle floors, frames, roofs, cladding, windows, doors and other items
  • Assembling and fit out of furniture, upholstery, cabinetry, cable & pipe systems, appliances and accessories
  • Interpret technical drawings and make measurements
  • Operate and monitor machines/processes

Job Titles

  • Recreation vehicle manufacturer
  • Recreation vehicle builder
  • Recreation vehicle assembler
  • Automotive and Marine Trimmer
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VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate III in Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing
  • Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology
  • Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology
  • Certificate III in Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing

Other Careers In This Industry

Job Vacancies

  • Fri 7 May , 2021
  • Hazelmere, Western Australia
  • Warehouse Production/Pick Packer

  • ALFRED E. CHAVE PTY. LTD.
  • We have several warehouse and manufacturing clients based in Brisbane Inner Suburbs looking for laborers and pick pack workers. Experience is not necessary, but willingness to learn and grow attitude is crucial, we’ll provide the training. The role is essential to ensuring our customers receive the correct deliveries at the correct time and uphold our promise of delivering exactly.
  • Manufacturing, Transport & LogisticsStorepersons
  • Sat 1 May , 2021
  • Rocklea, Queensland
  • Tue 27 Apr , 2021
  • Sydney, New South Wales
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