Workshop Controller - Launceston Toyota & Audi Centre


Local Motor Group (LMG) is a dynamic and evolving Tasmanian based automotive company which sells, services and finances quality new, demo and used vehicles. We employ more than 350 Tasmanians at 15 automotive dealership locations across the state.

Our Launceston Toyota Dealership has a long history of servicing its valued customers motoring needs across northern Tasmania. We are extremely proud to represent the worlds leading automotive brand, offering an extensive range of vehicle options supported by an outstanding service department.


We're seeking a Workshop Controller to join our flagship Launceston Toyotateam inKings Meadows. This is a full-time, permanent Monday - Friday position, reporting to the Dealership Service Manager.

As one of the most important, full paced roles within the workshop, responsible for assigning tasks to vehicle technicians in one of our largest and busiest workshops, we're looking for someone with a well-developed mechanical background who can deliver a seamless workshop operation, focused on safety, maximizing technicians' productivity and efficiency and achieving deadlines in the interest of quality servicing and repairs and exceptional customer outcomes.


  • Ensure that the flow of daily work is managed in an efficient and precise manner
  • Determine accurate service and repair timeframes and schedule accordingly
  • Ensure all jobs are completed efficiently and ahead of schedule wherever possible and to a high standard
  • Assist workshop technicians to ensure that the highest level of guest satisfaction is achieved by servicing and repairing vehicles right the first time and promoting a safe, productive and efficient culture
  • Provide training, mentoring and leadership to workshop team members
  • Provide timely liaison with internal key stakeholders as well as manufacturers
  • Ensuring that all OHS standards are maintained and deficiencies or incidents are promptly reported


  • A manual drivers licence 
  • Qualified automotive trade background and substantial industry experience 
  • Strong eye for detail, high standard of quality and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to provide clear and concise instructions 
  • Able to work independently and as part of a busy team
  • Punctual, reliable and productive 
  • Previous experience in a dealership environment, ideally in a similar role (specifically Toyota experience) would be highly regarded


  • A well-equipped, modern, safe and supportive workshop
  • Secure, Permanent, Full Time Position
  • Opportunities for career progression with a large, well established Employer of Choice
  • Competitive remuneration + super + access to earn bonuses 
  • Ongoing Toyota training opportunities and support
  • Access to our employee benefits program - including employee deals on vehicle purchase, servicing and spare parts
  • Work as a member of a busy, productive, engaged team who loves what they do

If you have a passion for automotive and the desire to play a leading workshop role work with the number 1 automotive brand in the Industry, please apply now!



  • We conduct reference checking, AFP Criminal record checks and pre-employment medicals where applicable to the physical requirements of the role
  • Applicants must be physically in Australia and must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or hold a permanent residency Visa
  • We are an equal opportunity employer, supporting gender equality, and workplace diversity

This position is available for immediate filling. 

All applications will be kept strictly confidential. Only Short Listed Candidates that meet the criteria will be contacted


09/11/2020 $0 Launceston & North East 1 Trades & Services
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