Mechanic Wanted- Great wages, Great team, Great place to be!

Drover Ag Recruitment

Mechanic Wanted- Great wages, Great team, Great place to be!

  • Located in Quilpie, a stunning Outback region in South West QLD
  • Salary package including air conditioned, 4-bedroom, 2-bath house with shed
  • August 2020 start
An opportunity exists for a Mechanic who is a proven self-starter. Permanent, full time work available in a family orientated business, alongside two other Mechanics completing a variety of work in a 3-bay workshop. The business has built a loyal customer base and aim to provide service that is above and beyond expectations.

 
The town of Quilpie has approximately 600 people in the Shire with an abundance of natural wonders and birdlife, great weather, a kindergarten and schools up to year 10, child care, pubs and cafes with good coffee, Telstra phone service, a gym and other sporting facilities and clubs. Flights run twice a week to Brisbane and the road is sealed to Brisbane too. There is an active cultural society and great fishing nearby. A great place to raise a family and plenty of opportunity to be an active member of the community and participate in events.
 
To be successful, you will need the following: 
 
  • Mechanical Trade Qualification (preferred but 2nd year Apprentice and up considered)
  • Refrigerant Handling License highly regarded but not essential
  • Current Driver’s Licence
  • Own vehicle and preferably own tools
  • Ability to turn up each day, on time with a positive attitude
  • Experience completing job cards and required paperwork
  • Be a supportive and agreeable team member who can follow through with tasks independently
  • A pleasant way with customers and polite phone manner
 
The successful candidate will be offered: 
  • Generous hourly rate, based on a 40 hour working week
  • Air conditioned, 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom house with shed (Dogs may be allowed on application)
  • Further training will be on offer for the right person
  • Experience living in an Outback town
 
*Not suitable for 417/ Working Holiday Visa holders
To apply for this role, please submit your up to date resume including a minimum of 3 references that can be contacted. Preference will be given to those who supply a cover letter indicating why this position would suit you.