Station Mechanic

Full-time Buchanan Downs Email Job
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Job Detail

  • Live-in or Live-out Live-in
  • Own Transport No
  • 4wd Access Only No
  • Meals Provided All
  • Type of Employment Full-time

Job Description

Homestead
o Daily checks on generator, Buchanan Bore and solar system
o Servicing of generator
o Keeping homestead area and especially sheds generally tidy,

Vehicles and Plant
o Ensure all vehicles and plant are regularly serviced and maintained in working order
o Ensure all vehicles and plant are cleaned and tidied regularly
o Keep tyres repaired
o Mechanical repairs according to skill and experience
o Keep inventory of parts used and replacements required
o Keep inventory of lubricants and coolants
o Operate and supervise the operation of plant and vehicles so as to minimize wear and tear and repairs required
o Look for and recognize developing defects in plant and vehicles
o Assist and supervise other staff in day-to-day maintenance and care of vehicles.
Bores
o Service generators and engines every 250 running hours
o Repair defects as they develop

Troughs, tanks, earth tanks and pipes
o Assist with checking water supplies
o Assist with repair leaks
o Assist with installing new troughs
o Check pipelines
o Assist with blowing out pipelines

Fences
o Assist with repair of broken wires noticed during other work
Livestock
o Report any concerns e.g., sick animals or animals who may be in wrong place.

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