Maintenance Plant Operator

In this role, you will have the opportunity to grow and develop your skills, and will be responsible for;


  • Operate hammer mills and screens 
  • Operate loader in bulk plant to move dry fertiliser
  • Loading fertilisers; operating equipment to blend fertilizer; cleaning and storing equipment after application process
  • Deliver reactive and preventative maintenance support to ensure plant has minimal lost time due to mechanical failures/faults.
  • Building cross collaboration between Maintenance and Production, this also includes upskilling of production staff to attend to minor maintenance tasks.
  • Procurement of materials for maintenance works and responsibility for the use of materials already on site and in storage
  • Set up and operation of production machinery according to Eco-Growths standards and protocols;
  • Ensuring an ongoing internal focus on quality and continuous improvement;
  • Maintaining and promoting Eco-Growths OHS policies and compliance;
  • Accurately completing required associated administration related to product and operations.

Mandatory requirements for this role are:

  • Knowledge of hammer mills, vibrating screens, conveyors, and mobile equipment
  • Experience in diagnosing breakdown issues and correcting and applying preventative methods
  • Prior experience in preventative maintenance planning
  • Queensland High Risk Licence Forklift (mandatory);
  • Queensland Drivers Licence;
  • Telehandler and Front Loader Licence (highly desirable);
  • Strong technical background
  • First Aid certificate (highly desirable);
  • Minimum of 5 years operating experience;
  • The ability to work flexible hours when required;


In return for your dedication, skills and knowledge we will offer an attractive remuneration package commensurate with your experience.

Successfully shortlisted applicants will be contacted directly. If you are successful, you will be required to provide at least 2 referees from recent employers/supervisors, and be able to pass a pre-employment medical and drug & alcohol screen. Ability to abide by companys Fitness for Work Policy, including random and at cause Drug and Alcohol testing.

You must have the right to live and work full time in Australia to apply for this position.


16/03/2020 $0 Brisbane 1 Construction
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