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Farm Mechanic

Salary: AU$100000 - AU$110000 per annum + Super + Accommodation

Toowoomba QLD

The Client

Our clients property spans over 2500 hectares and located in the St George, QLD. The farm produces predominantly cotton (irrigated) and boast an outstanding reputation for both their staff retention and professional development opportunities. Average week ranges from 40-45 hours.

The team keeps operations up-to-date with best practices, new technology and modern machinery. Coupled with great incentives and work-life balance wherever possible.

The Role

Your role will be responsible for the preventative and breakdown maintenance of all broadacre cropping machinery, including the site's fleet of utility vehicles and other farming equipment.

Reporting to the Farm Manager, your duties will be self-managed and include (but not limited to):

  • Maintenance and repair of farm machinery and vehicles
  • Identifying any WHS risks or incidents
  • Ensuring the cleanliness of the workshop
  • Maintain worklogs, repair logs and maintenance records for all machinery
  • Operation of machinery when needed

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate has experience in a similar role with the desire to provide continuous improvements to the overall operation. Self-managing, proactive, efficient and flexible, to be considered for the role, it's important you can address the following criteria:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Relevant trade qualification (Desirable)
  • Good working knowledge of machinery and maintenance tasks
  • Driver's licence
  • Great work ethic
  • Dedicated to safety and a positive team culture

Choose Agri Talent

Agri Talent provides permanent recruitment and executive search services exclusively for Australian agribusiness. We combine a proven, process-driven approach with the most extensive digital network in agriculture to find your permanent people.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Ben Frazer, Recruitment Consultant, Agri Talent: 0439 093 516