Plant/Maintenance Manager

Plant/Maintenance Manager

11 Recruitment | western australia, WA, AU

Posted 15 days ago

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Description

Privately owned family farm
Narrogin & Highbury locations
Competitive salary & accommodation

Our client owns a well-established hay farm in Narrogin. They are currently looking for a Plant/Maintenance Manager to join their busy team and assist with ongoing mechanical maintenance and upgrades.

About the role
This is an "on the tools" role, as the farm’s plant and equipment require ongoing mechanical work â?? from scheduled maintenance to breakdown repairs.

You will be responsible for the preventative maintenance of production shed machinery. This will include, but is not limited to, the maintenance of the production line and associated equipment.

You will also be responsible for all basic to intermediary breakdown repairs - including but not limited to:

Tractors and trailers
Production shed machinery and equipment
Forklifts
Farm equipment
ATVs
Light vehicles
Trucks
Conveyors
Hand tools
Additional duties associated with this role will include:

Mobile mechanic/field service responsibilities
Welding and fabrication
Servicing of all machinery and equipment

About you
Previous knowledge and experience with mechanical, engineering, and fabricating work are essential for this role.

You will also need to have:

A current "C" class driver’s licence (with no restrictions)
A safety-conscious attitude
Basic electrical experience and understanding (automated and hydraulic)
The ability to handle the completion of general paperwork
A good attitude and consistent reliability
A strong work ethic
The ability to cope with the physical demands of the position

This position would suit someone who is currently a 2IC and looking for that next step in their career.

What is on offer
In this role, you will be valued as a key member of the farm.

This position also comes with:

A competitive salary
Accommodation
The opportunity for progression
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