Job Description

As our dynamic business continues to flourish, Schwarz Excavations are seeking a motivated and reliable Yard Person/ General Hand to join our team. Our desired candidate will need to embrace working in an outdoor environment and be a self-starter.

About the Role:

  • Clean and prepare fleet & equipment ready for hire
  • Assist with basic maintenance of non-high-risk fleet & equipment
  • Undertake yard and general housekeeping duties to ensure a safe, clean and well organised work environment
  • Ensure yard is continually clean and maintained
  • Supporting our workshop team with cleaning and tidying
  • Picking up orders for workshop
  • Reporting any issues with hire equipment and or repairing minor issues
  • Understand Safety and PPE requirements and be able to work safely at all times
  • Undertake other roles and responsibilities as directed, in line with your knowledge, skills and abilities

Pre-Requisites of the Role:


  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Full working rights within Australia
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Manual Handling experience
  • Ability to work well under pressure and multi-task


  • Someone who enjoys working in an outdoor environment
  • Familiarity with a workshop/heavy machinery yard environment
  • Forklift ticket, or willingness to obtain one
  • A strong commitment to safety, demonstrated safety relevant experience in general yard maintenance
  • A fun positive attitude, self-motivated, and the ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Effective communication skills

What we offer:

  • Above award rates
  • Full-time employment basis
  • Overtime available
  • Fantastic workplace culture
  • We have an exciting Employee Benefits platform offering exclusive discounts on retail and healthcare as well as discounted gym memberships and novated leasing options.
  • Access to Commonwealth Bank Workplace banking benefits.
  • We engage and reward our employees with a monthly value's awards program and recognition in our newsletter.

If you are a motivated and detail-orientated individual looking to contribute to the success of a growing company, we invite you to apply.