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MHARMB year-round employment 

Updated 11 May 2022

Role                  Diesel Mechanic 
Work type        Full time position – Ongoing
Location          Hotham Heights Victoria
Department:    Technical Services and Environment

About us

Mt Hotham is Victoria’s premier alpine resort offering a range of year-round tourism experiences and services that attract and sustain a mountain community of residents, staff, and visitors. 

The resort is situated on Crown Land and is managed by the Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (RMB).  The RMB is a State Government statutory authority responsible for the operation, promotion, and development of Mt Hotham.

About our culture

At the RMB, we foster a culture of collaboration, communication and innovation and understand the benefit of working effectively with internal and external stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes for the resort. 

We subscribe to the Victorian Public Sector values with a particular focus on respect, accountability, leadership, and integrity. 

About the role

The role is a full-time year-round position within the Technical Services and Environment Department of the RMB specifically the RMBs Workshop.  The position is key to deliver repairs and servicing of the RMBs fleet under the direction & guidance of the Workshop Manager.  The role ensures the RMBs vast vehicle fleet, plant and machinery assets are fit for purpose with reliable service provision and minimal breakdown supporting all areas of RMB activities.  

The RMB's fleet includes heavy machinery, oversnow machinery, buses, motor vehicles and light plant and machinery providing services to visitors and stakeholders including waste collection and management, snow clearing and snow grooming services and delivery of water, waste water and LP Gas provisions to the village.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Preventative maintenance scheduling of all RMB fleet with specific focus on heavy plant and machinery, and also including light fleet vehicles and small engines.
  • Undertake repairs and maintenance including inspection and diagnostics on heavy vehicles , machinery and light fleet vehicles and small engines.
  • Support the operations and maintenance of other RMB assets within the Technical Services and Environment Department on an as needs skills basis. 

About you

You will be keen to take on an experience working within a varied role and remote unique, sometimes challenging environment. You’ll have a trade qualification as a diesel mechanic, fitter or equivalent with a heavy rigid license with strong diagnostics and analytically skills.  You’ll will be keen to test your skills servicing and maintaining a wide array of vehicles, plant and machinery and the RMB will support you as required on some specialized snow equipment initially if required.  

You will be enthusiastic to learn and have an ability to think laterally and problem solve.  Managing work demands effectively will be important and a willingness to opportunistically assist the Tech Services team to undertake maintenance on other RMB assets as your skill set would support.  An interest and willingness to work in an alpine environment is a must but previous alpine resort experience is not essential for the right candidate.

To apply 

Full details of the role are included in the position description.  For a copy of the position description, please email humanresources@mthotham.com.au 

Please submit your current resume and cover letter outlining your interest for this role to humanresources@mthotham.com.au 

You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to be considered for this role.  Mt Hotham RMB is an equal opportunity employer and applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community. Mt Hotham RMB supports flexible work arrangements where possible.  

Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board requires all staff to be fully vaccinated for Corona virus (COVID-19).  Employment is conditional on certification of vaccination status.

Applications close Friday 3 June, 2022.

About us

Mt Hotham is Victoria’s premier alpine resort offering a range of year-round tourism experiences and services that attract and sustain a mountain community of residents, staff, and visitors.

The resort is situated on Crown Land and is managed by the Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board (RMB).  The RMB is a State Government statutory authority responsible for the operation, promotion, and development of Mt Hotham.

About our culture

At the RMB, we foster a culture of collaboration, communication and innovation and understand the benefit of working effectively with internal and external stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes for the resort.

We subscribe to the Victorian Public Sector values with a particular focus on respect, accountability, leadership, and integrity.

Full details of the role are included in the position description.  For a copy of the position description, please email humanresources@mthotham.com.au.

Full details of the role are included in the position description.  Please submit your current resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for this role to humanresources@mthotham.com.au

You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to be considered for this role.  Mt Hotham RMB is an equal opportunity employer and applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

Mt Hotham RMB supports flexible work arrangements.  For the right candidate a blend of working remotely and at Mt Hotham can be negotiated.  

Mt Hotham Alpine Resort Management Board requires all staff to be fully vaccinated for coronavirus (COVID-19).  Employment is conditional on certification of vaccination status.

Applications will be assessed as they are received, and suitable candidates contacted and progressed without delay. If interested, we encourage you to apply promptly, and only short-listed applicants will be contacted for further discussion.

If this isn’t the position for you, please tell your friends and colleagues about it.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Please refer role description for application close date.