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Yard Hard

Kennards Hire

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Yard Hard

We are searching for an Yard Hard at our Access Earthmoving & Site Services Sydney facility.

  • Largest family-owned equipment hire company | Ongoing training & development
  • Profit Share | Access to EAP | Discounts on insurance, eye care, travel + more
  • Uniforms & PPE provided | Annual Awards Program | located in Penrith
  • Full yard / service training provided | Street parking available
  • $65,000 Salary package + Super + a $1,000 sign on bonus (details in advert)

About the role

As the Kennards Hire representative to our customers, we support you with the training and development you need to be successful in your role. The Yard Hard is the critical link between a Kennards Hire and our customers and their projects, big or small. You'll be in charge of everything that makes our customers' job easy; making sure our equipment is ready for hire.

This role requires you to;

  • Instruct and demonstrate on how to safely use our equipment.
  • Maintain the high standard and quality of equipment through regular servicing and minor repairs.
  • Perform cleaning of branch facilities and maintenance of equipment as required
  • Perform equipment 'check in' and 'check out' inspections
  • Provide exceptional customer service in all customer interactions when required
  • Perform pickup and delivery of equipment from customer sites, when required, which includes safely loading and unloading of equipment

About you

  • A current driver's and forklift licence
  • The availability to work full time Monday to Friday with some half day Saturday work when required for large events.
  • This role requires some physical components including lifting and standing on your feet for long periods.
  • A level of physical fitness is required and the ability to pass a drug test
  • Strong communication skills
  • Be proactive and keen to learn new skills
  • An interest in machinery and equipment and large events, although training will be provided
  • A positive attitude and team player
  • A COVID-19 vaccination is preferred for this role as Kennards Hire operates as part of the construction industry in NSW and our customer sites may require this.

Why join the family

  • We are Australia and New Zealand's largest family-owned equipment hire company
  • We are a great place to work certified employer offering a great company and team culture no matter where you work
  • Our values are at the heart of everything we do; One Family, Fair Dinkum, Taking Hire Higher & Every Customer a Raving Fan

We offer great Benefits & Rewards such as

  • Profit Share bonus
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Extensive training and development throughout your career with us
  • Career progression and internal transfer opportunities - across state and international borders
  • Staff discount rates on our hire gear
  • Access to our employee benefits program including discounts on insurance, eye care, travel and more!
  • Annual Awards night, Team BBQs and many other fun social events

Salary Breakdown

  • $1,000 sign on bonus is paid after 90 days
  • Base salary of $59,742, *Profit Share average $4,000, *Weekend Allowance $3,510 + 10% Superannuation
  • *Profit share bonus is variable and is paid twice a year. The average annual payment is $4,000. The actual amount paid depends on the financial performance of the branch and company as well as branch quality standards achieved.
  • *The weekend allowance paid is dependent on the number of weekend days worked in the year. It is a $135 per day for each day worked on a weekend. $3,510 per year would be paid for working one weekend day a fortnight, and $7,020 for working two weekend days a fortnight

Please note: Background/Police Checks will be carried out as part of the recruitment process

Simply hit the Apply Now button below and we look forward to talking with you!

Job details
Date posted
14 Apr 2022
Transport & Logistics
Equipment, Forklift & Crane
Base pay
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard Business hours
Career level
No Experience (New to Market)
Wholesale & Distribution
Private Business
Desired education level
Year 11 & under
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident
Company size
201 to 1000

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