Maintenance Manager / Diesel Mechanic or Heavy Diesel Mechanic
About Warakirri Cropping
Warakirri Cropping owns and operates approximately 100,000 hectares of broadacre cropping farms on behalf of an Australian superannuation fund throughout Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia. We have an opportunity for a Farm Maintenance Manager at Cowabbie, a 19,000Ha dryland cropping farm near Ardlethan, NSW. The position is well remunerated and includes a farm vehicle, on-farm accommodation and utilities.
Monitor, repair and maintain farm machinery and vehicles, including but not limited to various late model tractors, self-propelled boom sprays, spreading equipment, deep rippers and spaders
Perform or oversee maintenance and modifications to plant and equipment
Complete all services as per service checklists and maintain accurate records
Manage the farm workshop, including monitoring and ordering of parts and consumables
Develop effective relationships with vendors
Operate farm machinery where required
Comply with Workplace Health and Safety procedures.
License and skills required
Qualifications as a mechanic and/or licenced to service trucks and trailers is required
Experience repairing and maintaining plant & equipment essential