Diesel Mechanic - Albany Region

CBH Group

Location: Albany

Job Type: Full time


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The CBH Group is an integrated grain supply chain co-operative owned and controlled by approximately 4,200 Western Australian grain growing businesses. CBH is Australia’s largest co-operative, with operations extending along the grain supply chain from storage, handling and transport to marketing and processing. Our safety vision is that everyone returns home safely at the end of each work day. We’re committed to providing a safe, healthy and productive work environment with a diverse and inclusive culture.

The Role

We are seeking a safety focused individual to join our hardworking, close-knit team as a Mechanical Tradesperson (Diesel Fitter) based in Albany zone on a permanent full-time basis.

As an integral part of our team, you will carry out preventative and corrective maintenance and repairs to bulk handling equipment, which includes portable machinery such as Front-End Loaders, Skidsteers and generators. You will also be required to complete basic administrative tasks that are aligned to the maintenance function. The role will require regular travel within the zone with overnight stays possible.

Roster options will be discussed with candidates at interview.


The Albany zone includes the regional centres of Albany, Katanning, Lake Grace and Jerramungup and will allow the chosen candidate to be employed from any location in the great southern area to service the wider Albany region. The region boasts the incredible Stirling Ranges as well as world famous coastline attractions and relaxed country lifestyle living. For more information visit: https://www.amazingalbany.com.au/

About You

You are passionate about working for a Co-Operative that is creating and returning value to our Growers and prioritise Safety and the overall well-being of your team.

  • Diesel Mechanical trades qualification with hydraulic background
  • HR/ MR class driver’s licence
  • Have an in-depth working knowledge of diesel motors and hydraulic systems
  • Auto-electrical knowledge beneficial
  • Ability to work at heights and confined spaces
  • Be able to pass pre-employment medical.
  • Possession of a current High Risk Work Card, DG, CV, LF, WP or RB would be considered favourable.

To add to your success, you will have experience using a computerised management system (SAP) and the ability to diagnose mechanical problems on equipment, devise solutions and perform rectification work. In return, CBH will provide you with training, support in a proven career development pathway and opportunities with an attractive remuneration.

Benefits of working for CBH:

CBH offer a range of employee focused benefits aimed at ensuring a healthy work life balance, including:

  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • 13-weeks paid parental leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • CBH Superannuation Fund
  • Corporate Employee discounts including travel, health insurance funds and financial services

CBH supports diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds to be a part of a friendly and inclusive work environment.

How to apply
Please submit your application via our CBH Careers website by clicking ‘apply now’ and upload your CV and copies of your existing licences and tickets. To find out more about working with CBH visit http://careers.cbh.com.au/ or our Linkedin. Alternatively, please contact Machiel Moolman, Superintendent - Maintenance on (08) 9845 5555.

Applications close Monday, 3 October 2022.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date if sufficient applications are received prior.

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