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VAN ROOK STATION

STATION MECHANIC

QLD

SPINIFEX RECRUITMENT

Van Rook Station is approx. 135km from Normanton and approx. 145km from Karumba. The nearest major cities are Mount Isa (approx. 637km) and Cairns (approx. 814km).

Job Type:

Full-Time

Remuneration:

Above Award wage - Based on experience and skillset

Start:

Immediate Start

Expires:

Until Positions Filled

Job Description:

Are you a skilled mechanic with a passion for keeping machinery in top-notch condition?

  • Work on one of Australia’s largest cattle stations in the Gulf of Queensland

  • Work on a wide range of machinery, ensuring no two days are the same.

  • Join a team where your skills and contributions are valued.


Van Rook Station is seeking a dedicated individual to join their team as a Station Mechanic. As the Station Mechanic, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of all station machinery, from motor vehicles to heavy-duty equipment. 

Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Conduct inspections, perform scheduled maintenance, and promptly address breakdowns to uphold the efficiency and quality of all station machinery.

  • Manage stock of spare parts and lubricants, including ordering from preferred suppliers.

  • Use company-provided tyre fitting equipment for tyre repairs.

  • Promote and maintain a positive health and safety culture while ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation and policies.

  • Carry out tasks under the guidance of the Station Manager and execute repairs and maintenance as agreed upon with management.

Job Requirements:

  • Trade qualification or previous station mechanic experience.

  • Proficiency in operating farming equipment and machinery.

  • Problem-solving, organisational, and time management abilities.

  • Valid C Class motor vehicle license (MR truck licence desirable)

Job Benefits:

  • Accommodation and meals are provided.

  • Excellent daily rate including 2 bedroom house.


If you are enthusiastic about contributing to a team dedicated to safety and excellence, we invite you to apply! To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter addressing the essential criteria or for further details contact Anna Brown on 0427 644 527 or Kate McKittrick on 0409 393 696.


PLEASE NOTE :

  • This is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders (Backpackers).

  • Applications without required skills and experience listed in the ad will not be considered.

Kate 20240522

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