17 March, 2024

Small Motor Mechanic

Erakor Island Resort & Spa


Port Vila

Due Date:



Part Time

Organisation Description:

Hotel/ Resort

Job Desctiption:

A small motor mechanic is responsible for the repair, maintenance, and servicing of various small engines, such as those found in lawnmowers, chainsaws, generators, and other small machinery. They diagnose issues, perform necessary repairs, and ensure that equipment is functioning safely and efficiently.

Selection Criteria:

Key Responsibilities:
1. Diagnose mechanical issues with small engines through visual inspections, testing, and diagnostic tools.
2. Perform routine maintenance tasks, such as oil changes, filter replacements, and spark plug inspections.
3. Disassemble and reassemble engines to replace defective parts, such as pistons, valves, and carburetors.
4. Repair or replace damaged components, including belts, bearings, gaskets, and seals.
5. Adjust engine timing, fuel mixture, and ignition systems to optimize performance.
6. Test repaired equipment to ensure proper functionality and safety compliance.
7. Keep detailed records of repairs, maintenance tasks, and parts inventory.
8. Provide estimates for repair costs and communicate effectively with customers regarding the status of their equipment.
9. Adhere to safety protocols and regulations while working with machinery and hazardous materials.
10. Stay updated on industry advancements, new technologies, and best practices for small engine repair.

Skills and Qualifications:
1. Proficiency in diagnosing and repairing small engines, including two-stroke and four-stroke models.
2. Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills.
3. Experience with hand and power tools commonly used in small engine repair.
4. Attention to detail and precision in performing repairs and adjustments.
5. Ability to work independently or as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.
6. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, for interacting with customers and colleagues.
7. Physical stamina and dexterity to handle heavy equipment and perform manual tasks for extended periods.
8. Knowledge of safety procedures and regulations related to small engine repair.
9. High school diploma or equivalent; completion of a vocational training program or apprenticeship in small engine repair is advantageous.
10. Valid driver's license may be required depending on job location and responsibilities.



How to Apply

Apply by:


Contact Person:

Erakor Island Resort & Spa

Contact Phone:

(678) 26983

Email to send applications to:


Postal Address or location to apply in person:

P.O.Box 24 Erakor Island Resort, Port Vila


How to apply - more information:

Send CV and relevant documents to book@erakorislandresort.com

For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.

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