Mechanic – Remote Maningrida based

Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation is a large and complex regional community development organisation providing services to homelands in the Maningrida region, administering some 50 grants and managing a suite of businesses and programs including:  Housing, Civil Works, Essential Services, Women’s Centre, Bawinanga Rangers, Barlmarrk Supermarket, Fuel Supplies, Mechanical Workshops, Arts and Culture/Djomi Museum, Wild Foods Cafe, Community Patrol, Employment Services and Money Management Services.

This is a full time, two year fixed term position. This position is responsible for  vehicle maintenance and repairs within the BAC Workshop. You will be required to work on mainly Toyota vehicles and some other makes and models.  You will  also be familiar with workshop machinery, automotive parts, job/labour pricing, invoicing and general workshop procedures.  You will work within a well equipped, friendly environment within the only commercial workshop located in a unique remote location.

Applicants should possess the following skills:

Minimum Certificate 3 or 4 in Automotive Industry
Minimum 2 years Post Trade experience
Experience across diverse range of light vehicle servicing and repairing
Excellent work ethic
Ability to use computers and good record keeping skills
Scheduling follow-up services and future bookings
Knowledge of EH&S
Current National Police Clearance with no criminal convictions
Agree to undergo drug and alcohol testing and pre-employment medical test

Conducting Road Worthy inspections
Air-conditioning qualifications
Diesel Fitter
Current Australian LR / MR / HR Drivers Licence
This position is in Maningrida, is an  Indigenous community. Maningrida is 500 km north east of Darwin.

Due to border restrictions applicants must already be based in the Northern Territory. 

This position offers an attractive salary package.  Including a base salary of $75k, 12% Superannuation, 6 weeks Annual Leave, 17% Annual leave loading, salary sacrifice, free accommodation and relocation expenses (within reason).

For more information, please contact Kylie Gregson –  on 0417 312 183

Apply to this position, please email your CV and cover letter via Seek Link

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply:

Expression of interest