Current Career Opportunities with Hare & Forbes Machineryhouse are listed below by order of Branch.

Apprentice Electrical Fitter - 1st or 2nd Year

• Northmead location
• Earn a Wage whilst working towards a Qualification
• Opportunity for a 1st or 2nd Year Apprentice Electrical Fitter
• Build an impressive skill set with a 4 Year Term Apprenticeship
• Support and Mentoring by an experienced team

Who we are Looking For
We are looking for a reliable and enthusiastic team player who is able to work as part of our Service team. The successful candidate will have a commitment to learning and ongoing development with a passion to complete a 4 year apprenticeship in Electrical Fitting.

About the Role
• Assisting trades with testing of machinery, repairs and planned maintenance
• Read, interpret, follow and communicate information on job instructions
• Recognise and use common electrical engineering terminology and symbols
• Detailed electrical fault finding through accessing Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC), other human-machine interfaces
• Complete all the relevant TAFE training

Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role, you must :
• Be willing to work 40 hours per week whilst attending TAFE one day a week
• Inquisitive mind to figure out how things work
• Basic understanding and interest of Engineering and working in the Metal & Wood Working Industry
• Pass in Maths and English
• Strong communication skills and interpersonal skills
• A mature attitude towards working safely
• Genuine commitment to completing the apprenticeship
• Have own transport to get to and from work
• Must be well presented & punctual
• Complete a Pre-employment Medical, including Drug & Alcohol testing

How to Apply
If you are committed to achieving your goal of completing an apprenticeship we would love to hear from you. Please click on the link below to submit your resume and cover letter.

Hare & Forbes is an equal opportunity employer.
This role is only open to candidates eligible to work in Australia.

CNC Machine Tools Applications & Training Engineer

Located at Northmead, NSW
Leading supplier of machine tools
Excellent salary with OT + fully maintained vehicle

About the Company

Established over 87 years, Hare & Forbes has become the largest supplier of engineering machinery to the Australian market, through our branches and service centres in each state we represent leading brands such as Doosan, Hartford, Swiftcut, Sunrise and others.

About the Role

Due to internal staff progression Hare & Forbes' CNC Division are looking for a Customer Focused CNC Applications Engineer or competent CNC Programmer who is ready to take the next step in their career. The role will join the expanding CNC Applications & Service department to support our rapidly increasing customer base.

This exciting role will involve working with many types and sizes of CNC lathes, CNC Machining Centres, CNC Borers and ancillary equipment from some of the World's Largest Machine Tool Builders.

The role will include customer training in programming and functions of the machine dealing with both experienced and first time users. Setup and programming of machines for customer demonstrations and exhibitions. Assisting in machine installations and offering ongoing customer support and backup.

Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

Trade or Engineering qualifications with a background in Fitting Machining, Toolmaking, Mechanical Engineering or Robotics & Mechatronics
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The ability to travel within NSW, Interstate and occasionally overseas
Australian citizenship or the current ability to work in Australia
A current driver's licence
The ability to share your experience and knowledge of CNC machining and programming


On offer is an excellent salary package commensurate with experience. You will have opportunity for career progression with an industry leader. You will work within an organisation that values it's employees and prides itself on it's high number of long term employees.

As well as;
Car Allowance
Varied and interesting work
Ongoing Training
Travel Opportunities

How to Apply

If you think you have what it takes please click on the link below to submit your resume and cover letter explaining why you would be suitable for this role:

Hare & Forbes is an equal opportunity employer
This role is only open to candidates eligible to work in Australia.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

No positions available at this point in time.


Service Technician

Dandenong Location
Service Engineering & Workshop Machinery
Great Salary & Work/life Balance
Immediate start available

• Prepare & Test new machinery
• Troubleshoot & Repair faults
• Predominantly in-house servicing
• Some field service may be required

Skills & Experience
• Formal Fitter qualifications
• Restricted Electrical Licence
• Hydraulics & Electrical experience
• Driver's Licence
• Ability to trouble-shoot machine faults
• Ability to relate to customers needs
• Familiarity with wide range of engineering machinery

• Salary commensurate with experience
• Great work/life balance - 8:30-5pm, Monday to Friday

How to Apply
Please click on the link below to submit your resume and cover letter supporting your application for this role.

Hare & Forbes is an equal opportunity employer
This role is only open to candidates eligible to work in Australia

No positions available at this point in time.