Georgina Pastoral Company are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Trade/Workshop Assistant on their large scale outback cattle station, Lake Nash, on the banks of the Georgina River in the NT. Set in a beautiful location, only three hours to Mt Isa, access to local nurse clinic, variety of opportunities.

Job Type: Full Time 

Start Date: Immediate start for right applicant or 2021 season


Job Description:

Assist station mechanic with routine repair and maintenance of broad range of station plant (motorbikes through to heavy earth moving equipment and trucks), experience an advantage but not essential, strong interest in mechanics.

Preferred but not essential knowledge in and repair of all types of equipment including:

  1. LandCruisers

  2. Motorcycles

  3. Earthmoving Machinery – Skid Steer, Grader, Loader, Tele-handler, Excavators

  4. Prime Movers – Volvo, Kenworth

  5. Small Engine repair – Kubota Engines

Other duties:

  • General station/homestead maintenance

  • Ability to use MIG Welder, operate machinery mentioned above

  • Understanding of and appreciation for remote working

  • Training and licensing opportunities available.


  • Accommodation is available for families/couples/ singles, with work also potentially available for partner dependent on skill set.

  • All meals and wifi/mobile reception.

  • Salary to be discussed with applicants and determined based on experience.

Please note these are permanent positions and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.

Put your CV together and preferably a cover letter addressing your experience, with at least 2 references.

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