Diesel Mechanic - Wongan Hills

CBH Group

Location: Konnongorring

Job Type: Full time


Who are we?

CBH Group is Australia’s largest co-operative and a leader in the Australian grain industry, with operations extending along the value chain, including grain storage, handling, transport, marketing and processing. With our unique end-to-end supply chain, we deliver a local quality product to over 30 international destinations.

For the 21/22 harvest, we broke over 90 records, and a total 21.3 million tonnes delivered CBH’s network of 120+ receival sites. It’s enough grain to fill Optus Stadium 17 times over! Become part of a dynamic, diverse organisation and make your mark in sustainably creating and returning value for our growers.

The Role

Are you looking for the next step in your career? Or are you looking for a change to move to a more relaxed country lifestyle? Make the move and make 2023 the best year yet!

We have a dynamic opportunity in the beautiful town of Wongan Hills for an experienced and safety focused Diesel Mechanic. This position will have the requirement to assist with maintenance across the region at other receival sites. This offers variety with no two days being the same and the opportunity to work at scenic locations throughout the wheatbelt.

Working in a small, supportive team, this role requires carrying out preventative and corrective maintenance, as well as repairs to bulk handling equipment, FEL’s, Skid Steers, Alternators and other portable equipment. This is a permanent role working Monday to Friday but will include some weekend work, especially over the busy harvest period.

About the Location – Wongan Hills

This picturesque location is situated only 2.5 hours north-east from Perth. Central to the wildflower trail and endless nature walks, Wongan hills provides a great community to soak in all the wheatbelt has to offer. Enjoy the relaxed country lifestyle, the low cost of living, and the high level of safety as well as the modern services and facilities the town has to offer. Company housing suitable for single person may be on offer - subject to availability. For more information visit - wongantourism.com.au

About you:

  • Hold a relevant trade certificate

  • HR class driver’s licence

  • Have a reasonable working knowledge of diesel motors and hydraulic systems

  • Sound welding and fabricating skills

  • Ability to work at heights and confined spaces

  • Experience using SAP or other similar systems

  • Demonstrate a strong work ethic and continually strive to exceed expectations

  • Be physically fit and able to pass a pre-employment medical

  • Possession of a High-Risk Work Card; DG, CV, LF, WP or RB is desirable but not essential.

Benefits of working for CBH:

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

  • Private health insurance for you and your family

  • Ongoing training and professional development to help you achieve your career goals

  • 13-weeks paid parental leave (regardless of gender)

  • Live in a supportive & welcoming community

  • Corporate Employee discounts including travel, financial services and more

  • Employee assistance program

  • Salary sacrificing scheme including novated leasing.

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

Please submit your application via our CBH Careers website by clicking ‘Apply now’ including your up-to-date CV and copies of your tickets and licences. For further information please visit our website http://careers.cbh.com.au/

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