Equipment Manager/Service Technician

The Position:

The successful applicant will be responsible for the maintenance and servicing of dosing equipment, chemical pumps, diaphragm pumps and much more.  You will be required to visit onsite dairy farms and milk processing plants to service and maintain equipment.  The successful applicant will be based in Smeaton Grange.


We rarely advertise as we often retain our team for extended periods, therefore the opportunity to work for a reputable company with a great culture is an opportunity not to be missed.  Management provides ongoing and daily support in the execution of your role.


Perks of the Job:

Ruakura will supply mobile phone, iPad, company shirts, jacket and safety boots along with a fully serviced ute for the work day.


Our Company:

Ruakura is a family owned and operated Australian business, established for over 40 years with continued growth each year. Ruakura sells a range of detergents and sanitizers which are used to clean and sanitize milking machines, milk vats and associated dairy equipment. We also sell a range of teat sprays that are a sanitizing product sprayed onto the cows udder after milking. 

Essential Requirements:

  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to remain organised (organisation of your week to service and maintain equipment required for farm visits is critical)
  • A self-motivated individual with excellent people skills
  • A passion for delivering outstanding customer service
  • Prior experience in ordering and stock control
  • General PC skills essential
  • Experience in technical servicing (chemical dispensers and pump experience would be beneficial)


Desirable Requirements:

  • Restricted Electrical Licence (Disconnect/Re-connect)


The successful candidate will receive approximately one month of initial training and ongoing support as required.


Full time position

Monday to Friday

Commencing salary of $65K + Super + Ute + I-Pad + Phone

Closing date:  6th May 2021 

26/04/2021 $0 South West & M5 Corridor 1 Trades & Services
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