We are seeking a skilled Grader Driver to join our family business located in Central Western Queensland for the 2024 season. This is a full-time casual position offering approximately 1000-1500 hours of work.

  • Single or couple accommodation with board and keep for single applicants.
  • Access to Telstra phone service and Wi-Fi.
  • Above award wages, reflecting your skills and experience.

What We Offer:

  • Single or couple accommodation with board and keep for single applicants.
  • Access to Telstra phone service and Wi-Fi.
  • Above award wages, reflecting your skills and experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance grading and light formation of main property roads.
  • Grading of firebreaks and fence lines.
  • Sheeting roads and pads with gravel.
  • Preparing and digging trenches for poly pipe laying.
  • Conducting general property observations while operating machinery and notifying managers of any issues (e.g., livestock health, broken fences).

Requirements:

  • Previous grader operating experience is essential.
  • Experience with handling grass and cutting flat bottom drains.
  • Good communication skills and ability to follow instructions.
  • Proficiency in daily pre-start checks and maintaining service records.
  • Current and valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to operate a dozer, scraper, or loader is an advantage.

Physical and Health Requirements:

  • Applicants must be fit and healthy as the job involves physical tasks and heavy lifting.
  • Mechanically minded with the ability to perform basic servicing and maintenance tasks.
  • Willingness to undergo a pre-employment medical check, drug and alcohol test, and provide a national police certificate.

Please note: No pets or animals are allowed.

For more information, contact Jess Frelek on 0424 964 187.

The AgWay Recruitment.