• Part Time
  • Clare

WSB Distributors

WSB Distributors’ Precision Ag department is growing fast and they are looking for experienced or entry level candidates with a genuine interest in Agriculture & Precision Farming systems.

 

As a Drone Operations Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting our drone operations team. You will work closely with experienced pilots and technicians to ensure seamless execution of missions, maintenance of equipment, and compliance with regulations.

 

You will need to have a strong interest in agriculture technology & understand its value to the industry.

You will need to be proactive and forward thinking and have the ability to think on your feet when things don’t go according to plan.

You will need to work harmoniously with other WSB team members and have a can-do attitude to achieve positive results.

 

This position requires the flexibility to travel out of town. Early morning starts should be expected as well as some weekend work. 

As we are governed by weather conditions to complete our operation flexibility is essential. 

 

It would be desirable if you have had previous experience with drone technology although, this is not a strict requirement, you just need to want to learn.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with operations; pre-flight checks, set-up and pack-ups, mixing chemical, battery swaps, cleaning and aircraft maintenance
  • Must have Australian Drivers license
  • Must be able to work autonomously as well in a team environment
  • Strong problem solver and physically fit to complete heavy duties
  • Able to work outdoors when required
  • Able to work weekends

 

Qualifications/Skills:

  • Previous experience working with drones or remote-controlled aircraft is a plus but not essential
  • A current ACDC (chemical certificate) is an advantage
  • Experience in agriculture is desired
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to quickly learn new software and equipment.
  • Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and work in dynamic environments.
  • Has knowledge in electronics/electrical is an advantage

 

You will have the opportunity to travel throughout South Australia and Northern Territory to provide service to WSB customers at all eight locations.

 

WSB offers exciting challenges to all employees with a variety of brands to service. We also have a great team culture & a team of leaders who care about the well-being of their staff.

 

WSB is family friendly & is flexible when it comes to dealing with life’s unexpected twists & turns.

 

You will enjoy learning from a large team of experienced people & gain skills that will benefit you for years to come.

 

If this sounds like you, send your resume and covering letter to hr@wsb.com.au or call 88422177 for further information.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.