Leading agricultural business, Dynamic & collaborative team environment, Air-conitioned accommodation & board provided.
About the business
The Australian Agricultural Company has been passionately perfecting the Art of Australian Beef since 1824. It's what we do. Not only are we the oldest continuously operating company in Australia, but also the largest producer of beef, with the ability to deliver consistently at scale. We combine generations of farming heritage with stewardship over some of the world's finest cattle country and the most advanced, innovative technologies available to deliver premium beef to the world's most discerning consumers.
Anthony Lagoon is situated approximately 440km north east from its nearest town, Anthony is set in the hub of the Northern Territorys Barkly Tablelands on the historic Barkly Stock route.
Duties & responsibilities
We are currently seeking two mechanically minded individuals to join the crew at Anthony Lagoon in the position of Bore Mechanic or Mechanic. In these roles you will contribute to the success of the Station through the maintenance of fleet, machinery and bores. No two days will be the same and your work will vary.
These roles report to the Station Manager and youll be a proactive and positive member of the crew.
Your role is key to the success of the business. On any given day this could include, but is not limited to:
Maintenance and servicing of a variety of vehicles and machinery including Toyotas, Grader & Loader
Responsible for leading water maintenance team
Observation & maintenance of watering points
Travelling between water points in a 4WD vehicle / MR Truck
4WD Vehicle/truck and tools provided on site for daily work duties
Maintenance of 4WD/ vehicle and bore truck, crane, slings and spare parts
Operation of Non-slewing Mobile Crane (licence testing can be made available when on site)
Weekly maintenance of bores across the cattle station
Maintenance of Mono pump systems
Solar bore pump systems maintenance
Maintenance of troughs and keeping a log of water points
Reporting any issues back to the Station Manager
Assisting elsewhere on the property if required
Keep records of maintenance and parts for each bore
Maintain spare parts inventory
Experience in a similar role with machinery experience, preferred
Current drivers licence
Must have a HC or MC or be prepared to upskill to one
Experience working on a cattle station is preferred
Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team