Richards Harvesting and Haulage is an established Forestry contractor operating in both NSW and Victoria.
We have a specialised opportunity for a Full Time Diesel Mechanic/Field Serviceperson to join our team to service, repair and maintain a variety of forestry machinery onsite in the Bombala, NSW area.
You will be fully backed up by our Morwell based professional workshop and administration team, yet largely work independently assisting our Operators with their machinery.
This work is both challenging and rewarding and our machinery includes Tigercat, John Deere, Ponsee, Caterpillar, Komatsu and John Deere to name a few.
Most work is Monday to Friday, with some occasional Saturday work.
Must be trade qualified and heavy machine experienced, but not necessarily within the forestry industry as for the right person this can be learnt (a knowledge of hydraulics would be a strong advantage).
The role will involve:
the servicing and repair of machinery, including trouble shooting and diagnosing issues
liaising with our workshop team to arrange parts and supplies as needed
keep organised a local workshop base of equipment and supplies for field service use and operator
completing paperwork as required
We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, a willingness to help others and deliver quality workmanship.
The position includes a provided work vehicle, phone and attractive hourly rate. Accommodation may also be an option if coming to the area.