Maintenance Supervisor – Leongatha

Victorian Livestock Exchange is a leading enterprise in the livestock sales industry. We are currently seeking a self-motivated and versatile trade-qualified individual to fill the maintenance leading hand/all-rounder position at our Koonwarra saleyard. This is a versatile position that will require the individual to fulfil general maintenance activities as well as work within the livestock team on market days.
Reporting to the maintenance manager, you will be responsible for all general and emergency maintenance in order to ensure the smooth operation of the Koonwarra saleyard facilities and will handle livestock on market days.
To be considered for the role you must:
• Have excellent welding skills (predominantly arc with galvanised steel)
• Be able to operate light agricultural machinery in an efficient and safe manner
• Be able to carry out basic mechanical maintenance and equipment inspections
• Be able to identify and report equipment not operating normally
• Be able to use engineering tools in a proper and safe manner
• Have basic plumbing ability
• Have basic skills and understanding of pneumatics
• Have proficient livestock handling skills
It is essential you are an organised and reliable all-rounder and must be a trade qualified Boilermaker or alike with proven experience in a similar role. This is a full time position with variable working hours. Salary will be commensurate with the skill level of the right applicant.
All applications should be forwarded to admin@vle.com.au or P.O. Box 301, Pakenham, 3810
Applications close 5pm Friday 28th June 2019.

VLE are always interested to hear from people who are passionate about the industry and would like to become part of our livestock team.

For submission of applications for any position, to express interest in working for the VLE, or further questions, please email office@vle.com.au or contact (03) 5940 2121.