|Job Title||Maintenance Manager|
|Area/Specialty||AG MACHINERY/Repairs & Maint|
|Job Type||Full-Time Regular|
- Large-scale mixed grain, sheep and cattle enterprise
- Leadership opportunity
- Esperance WA
Located 90km east of Esperance in Western Australia, this large-scale mixed farming enterprise operating 30,000ha of arable land annually crops 19,500ha cropped to canola, wheat and barley aiming to produce 50,000 tonnes of grain. The remaining area is rotated into pasture, which supports 2,400 breeding cows and 24,000 ewes. This leading family farming business is seeking a Maintenance Manager to run a large, modern on-farm workshop.
Reporting to the Managing Director, the Maintenance Manager will lead the workshop team maintaining a fleet of tractors, harvesters, loaders, sprayers, trucks, trailers, excavators, light vehicles and other general farm machinery. The focus is on preparing all machinery for timely operation and to liaise directly with the two Cropping Operations Managers and the Livestock Manager to ensure seeding, spraying and harvest programs commence on time.
Skills and Experience
This is a hands-on position in a modern workshop facility for a motivated, well-organised mechanic, who can manage both their own time and supervise a small team and work with a range of modern equipment and technologies.
An attractive remuneration package, including a four-bedroom, 2-bathroom home with large living area, garden and driveway close to sealed road, and a work vehicle will be negotiated with the successful candidate to reflect experience.
How To Apply
The Lucas Group
The Lucas Group is dedicated to providing the agricultural industries with HR consultancy, executive search and recruitment services. As Australia’s premier agribusiness recruitment agency, we search regionally, nationally and globally to identify highly skilled candidates who possess passion and aptitude for the agribusiness industries.