Mechanic, Heavy Duty Machinery


THE COMPANYThis family owned business has gone from strength to strength since it commenced operation in 2003 and has firmly established its reputation for providing excellent quality service in the Granite Belt region. THE POSITIONThis full time, Monday to Friday, role of Heavy Duty Machinery Mechanic, will see you working predominantly on Agriculture machinery, specialising in most farming equipment, tractors, earthmoving machinery, trucks as well as fruit and vegetable packing and grading equipment. Depending on skills and abilities there is opportunity for this to become a management position in line with company growth.DUTIESAssist with the supervision of day to day workshop operationsDiagnose faults and malfunctions to determine required repairs including engines, motors, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematicsUndertake numerous field service and workshop based mechanical repairs and servicing to various equipment and machinery Test mechanical products and equipment to ensure proper performance and complianceUse of laptop and portable based diagnostic equipment for fault findingRepair and replace damaged and worn partsRead, interpret and understand operating manuals, blueprints, sketches, manufacturer’s instructions and software to identify spare partsSource, order and purchase parts in liaison with the ownerAssist in preparing job cards for all work carried outTravel to properties to carry out emergency repairsSupervise daily activities, provide relevant training and support and of the Apprentice to enable successful completion of apprenticeshipAssist with point of sale items specifically in relation to spare partsEnsure compliance with Workplace Health and Safety Assist with maintenance and stocktake on supplies inventories, tools and equipmentOvertime and Weekend work, specifically at peak seasonal timesSKILLS AND EXPERIENCERelevant Trade Qualifications and CertificatesAbility to diagnose, repair and maintain a wide range of heavy duty machinerySound mechanical and machinery knowledge, preferably in the field of Agriculture Competency with computers, diagnostic equipment and databasesPrevious experience in a similar role and supervising apprenticesCurrent C Class Open LicenceForklift Licence, MR/HR Licence,  and current First Aid Certificate advantageousPoint of Sale experience desirableTHE CULTURE AND LOCATIONFocused on the provision of excellent customer service with a good old fashioned work ethic, our client is seeking someone who is not only physically fit, but has great communication skills as well as sense of humour and a drive to succeed.Boasting a unique cool climate, clean country mountain air and beautiful countryside, Stanthorpe has an excellent wine industry and is renowned for its orchard fruits such as apples, peaches, apricots and strawberry farms. The town is surrounded by national parks offering good bushwalking with plenty of opportunities to see some amazing flora and fauna. Hosting various festivals throughout the year, including the favourite, ‘Snowflakes in Stanthorpe’ along with some lovely schools, Stanthorpe and surrounds is ideal for a relaxed, friendly and peaceful lifestyle for families. The perfect tree change.BENEFITSFamily Oriented BusinessSalary will be negotiated in line with skills and experienceCompany Ute provided for site jobsRelocation assistance may be available for the right candidateTo work in this community focused business, successful candidates will need to be physically fit and able to relate to customers with a friendly and enthusiastic approach. If you believe you have skills and experience to make this position successful please apply via the link below.Successful candidates may be required to undertake drug and alcohol testing. Australia - QLD Toowoomba & Darling Downs

Job Opportunity | Mechanic, Heavy Duty Machinery | Abbertons Human Resources

Mechanic, Heavy Duty Machinery

  • Stable, Long Term Employment Opportunity
  • Grow with the Company
  • Relocation Assistance Negotiable

THE COMPANY

This family owned business has gone from strength to strength since it commenced operation in 2003 and has firmly established its reputation for providing excellent quality service in the Granite Belt region. 

THE POSITION

This full time, Monday to Friday, role of Heavy Duty Machinery Mechanic, will see you working predominantly on Agriculture machinery, specialising in most farming equipment, tractors, earthmoving machinery, trucks as well as fruit and vegetable packing and grading equipment. Depending on skills and abilities there is opportunity for this to become a management position in line with company growth.

DUTIES

  • Assist with the supervision of day to day workshop operations
  • Diagnose faults and malfunctions to determine required repairs including engines, motors, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics
  • Undertake numerous field service and workshop based mechanical repairs and servicing to various equipment and machinery 
  • Test mechanical products and equipment to ensure proper performance and compliance
  • Use of laptop and portable based diagnostic equipment for fault finding
  • Repair and replace damaged and worn parts
  • Read, interpret and understand operating manuals, blueprints, sketches, manufacturer’s instructions and software to identify spare parts
  • Source, order and purchase parts in liaison with the owner
  • Assist in preparing job cards for all work carried out
  • Travel to properties to carry out emergency repairs
  • Supervise daily activities, provide relevant training and support and of the Apprentice to enable successful completion of apprenticeship
  • Assist with point of sale items specifically in relation to spare parts
  • Ensure compliance with Workplace Health and Safety 
  • Assist with maintenance and stocktake on supplies inventories, tools and equipment
  • Overtime and Weekend work, specifically at peak seasonal times

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Relevant Trade Qualifications and Certificates
  • Ability to diagnose, repair and maintain a wide range of heavy duty machinery
  • Sound mechanical and machinery knowledge, preferably in the field of Agriculture 
  • Competency with computers, diagnostic equipment and databases
  • Previous experience in a similar role and supervising apprentices
  • Current C Class Open Licence
  • Forklift Licence, MR/HR Licence,  and current First Aid Certificate advantageous
  • Point of Sale experience desirable

THE CULTURE AND LOCATION

Focused on the provision of excellent customer service with a good old fashioned work ethic, our client is seeking someone who is not only physically fit, but has great communication skills as well as sense of humour and a drive to succeed.

Boasting a unique cool climate, clean country mountain air and beautiful countryside, Stanthorpe has an excellent wine industry and is renowned for its orchard fruits such as apples, peaches, apricots and strawberry farms. The town is surrounded by national parks offering good bushwalking with plenty of opportunities to see some amazing flora and fauna. Hosting various festivals throughout the year, including the favourite, ‘Snowflakes in Stanthorpe’ along with some lovely schools, Stanthorpe and surrounds is ideal for a relaxed, friendly and peaceful lifestyle for families. The perfect tree change.

BENEFITS

  • Family Oriented Business
  • Salary will be negotiated in line with skills and experience
  • Company Ute provided for site jobs
  • Relocation assistance may be available for the right candidate

To work in this community focused business, successful candidates will need to be physically fit and able to relate to customers with a friendly and enthusiastic approach. If you believe you have skills and experience to make this position successful please apply via the link below.

Successful candidates may be required to undertake drug and alcohol testing.