Wood Machinist

Exciting opportunity at production facility, Competitive hourly rate, Secure ongoing permanent employment.

Parkside is a 70 year old large company with divisions in saw milling, timber manufacturing, land and property development, home construction and retirement industries.  The timber division, Parkside Timbers, now processes a total of 150,000 cubic metres of hardwood annually through its nine mills in Queensland, Victoria and Western Australia.  This makes us the largest hardwood processor in Australia. 


Currently we are seeking applications for an experienced Wood Machinist to service our hardwood sawmill operations in Bairnsdale, Victoria.


About the role:

This is a full time role and will be based at the Bairnsdale Dry Mill.   The work involves grinding and setting various planing heads, planning all tooling and setup programs, monitoring and controlling maintenance of machines including Lubrication and (bedplate and fenceline) calibration integrity.



  • The production of budgeted output volumes through both moulding lines.
  • Stock control and ordering of consumables including tooling and grinding equipment
  • Ensuring tool room machinery is kept clean and all fluids are managed and changed within required guidelines
  • Compliance of product specifications within Australian Standards
  • Following safe work practices and procedures.
  • Compliance with and adherence to all other Parkside Policies and Procedures



  • Appropriate trade qualifications
  • Must have competent machining and grinding skills
  • Excellent communication skills


What we can offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Secure ongoing permanent employment


Serious applicants, who reside in or have the ability to work in Bairnsdale, need only apply. 

12/10/2020 $0 Eastern Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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