Our client is currently seeking applicants for an immediate start .

About Us:

Austmac Pty Ltd is a family owned and operated contracting business that has provided mechanical tree pruning services to Bundaberg and surrounding orchards since 1996. 

The Job:

We are seeking a heavy machinery operator with prior experience operating mechanical tree pruners, or someone that is willing to undertake training in the operation of mechanical tree pruners.

Our work is time critical, we have a short window between harvest finishing and the next seasons flowering. Due to this, we require someone who is physically fit and able to operate heavy machinery for extended periods.

The position on offer is contract/seasonal with an immediate start available to the right candidate. Terms of employment and renumeration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

Point of hire is Bundaberg, the successful applicant will be required to live in Bundaberg or be willing to relocate. Accomodation is provided when working outside the Bundaberg region. 


About You:

The successful applicant will have the following:

  • Current drivers license
  • Own reliable transport
  • Right to work in Australia
  • Heavy machinery operating experience (mandatory)
  • Mechanical tree pruner experience (preferred) 
  • Physically fit and able to pass drug and alcohol testing 
  • Ability to comply with workplace health and safety procedures
  • Ability to work unsupervised


If you are actively seeking employment and you meet the above criteria, please send your resume to

Horticulture Award

To apply;

Applications should include a current resume, with contactable references and an application letter detailing how skills and experience meet the selection criteria.