Fitter – Valve Technician

Fitter – Valve Technician

Our client is a growing fluid solutions business based in the Maitland LGA but serving diverse industries across the nation. With strong core values focusing on building an environmentally secure future and ensuring first class client support. This stable business has seen growth and is looking to expand it’s team.
This role suits that tradesperson looking for a higher level of diversity in workload and a capacity to grow with the business. A customer centric Fitter with an ability to help run the workshop through effective inventory management process. A person wanting to work with the best as this operation is at the height of their sector.
The role:
  • Refurbishing vales for oil and fuel plants
  • Manufacturing, fitting and assembly of component parts
  • Some welding and shaping will be required
  • Understanding tech drawings and have the ability to fault find.
  • Inventory management
The person
  • You will have a mixed background with excellent Fitting skills coupled with an inventory management skill set
  • Trade qualified Mechanical Fitter
  • Experience and understanding of the importance of accurate inventory management
  • Ability to understand the entire process – proactive inventory control
  • Dedication to customer satisfaction
This role will see you predominately in the workshop, but with growth will see you potentially used on site for inspection and commissioning projects. You must have a desire to ensure the highest level of customer service and a willingness to grow with the company.
This permanent role has an excellent starting salary range but also has fantastic scope for growth as you grow.
If you want to take your career to a new level then apply today by sending your cover letter discussing your motivation for application and addressing our needs along with your resume.

Mechanical Engineer

Hunter Recruitment Group is proud to be representing Licella to source a Mechanical Engineer to assist the organisation with their pioneering technology “ Creating a bridge to a lower carbon future”. The organisation is at the cutting edge of technology converting end of life plastics and biomass into valuable fuels and chemicals.

Based at Somersby and on the fringe of the M1 Expressway’s Gosford interchange the organisation has a pilot plant that is used to expand the commercialization of the technology across the world.

We seek a Mechanical Engineer that wants to be apart of a team making a global difference to the environment. An Engineer that has capacity to design, modify the pilot plant, understand thermal process and pipe calculations for high pressure processing. We need a get your hands dirty mentality, this is not a desk job. You will be working within maintenance and operations of the plant as well as assisting with global partner projects.

Some key responsibilities will include:

  • Completing engineering design, including the application of appropriate stress calculations for high temperature pipe runs
  • Preparing quality documentation and design specifications in conjunction with Chemical Process Engineers
  • Producing CAD models and drawings (experience with Inventor, AutoCAD and COMPRESS preferred)
  • Giving input during the FEED process as required
  • Being involved in the running of pilot plant on site (to both assist as needed and to gain specific plant experience)
  • Interfacing with the Process Team and assist with writing quality reports as needed
  • Participating/assisting Process Engineers in the development of P&ID’s, equipment specifications, project schedules and project budgets.
  • Reviewing detailed engineering documents and specifications.

Essential knowledge/experience:

  • Minimum 6 years post graduate mechanical engineering experience in a thermal process plant/design environment
  • Experience with pressure piping/vessels and familiarity with Australian pressure equipment codes
  • Sound technical design experience (including competency in completing mechanical calculations to Australian standards)
  • Proficiency with CAD
  • Strong commitment to Work Health and Safety
  • Strong team player with good interpersonal communication skills
  • Passionate about innovation and expanding technology

Highly Desirable:

  • Project management experience/knowledge
  • Exposure to Research and Development projects
  • Exposure to typical industry safety systems (e.g., HAZOP, Take 5, SOP’s)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (to the satisfaction of Engineers Australia)

If you are ready to grow along with the technology you are supporting and have the drive to be a global player in the commercialisation of technology that will see end of life plastics and biomass converted into a usable fuel source, then start a conversation with Hunter Recruitment Group today by completing a cover letter, including your motivation for application along with your fit to the criteria. Send your resume as a separate file when you apply.

Graduate Accountant

Graduate Accountant

  • Grow your commercial accounting career in one of the fastest growing employment
  • Your work benefits the community
  • Highly attractive salary and career growth on offer

Great opportunity to kick start your commercial accounting career with a diverse community driven organisation. Working as part of a great team you will help change the lives of those in your community who need support.

The commercialisation of the support sectors via the introduction of the NDIS and Aged Care reforms means this is a great place to grow as an accountant.
Kurri Kurri Community Services (KKCS) is a hub for the community in Kurri and surrounds with specialist provisions for aged care and NDIS services.

KKCS also delivers in the area of construction and maintenance as well as creating employment opportunities for people with a disability delivering a range of commercial services.

Key responsibilities include:

  • General Ledger Accounting
  • Management accounting, working with various sectors of the business
  • Exposure to financial accounting and control with a hands on role within internal audit process
  • Assisting Senior Accountants in creating Management Accounting reports and providing business advice

The Person

  • Recent graduate with Qualifications in Accounting
  • Desirable to have experience working with MYOB Exo or similar software package
  • Driven personality – consider this to be a your pathway to being a qualified CPA
  • Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal.
  • A willingness to grow within this team of dynamic professionals
  • A values driven individual who aligns with the organisation values for the community
  • Background screening, including working with children check & police checks will be required for this role

Working with such a progressive organisation brings rewards in terms of a great salary package including the NFP salary sacrifice advantage that can lead to approx. $5-8K increase in take home pay. But most importantly this is a chance to grow, to be mentored to be sponsored to gain CPA status and to create a foothold in one of the fastest growing sectors in our region.

To apply don’t just send your resume. Send us a cover letter outlining your skills fit but more importantly showcasing your motivation to apply for this opportunity. Be aware that shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a one-way video interview.

For a confidential conversation, call Craig or Laney on 02 49366537. 

Warehouse Picker Packers

Warehouse Picker Packers

Casual work from now until Xmas and even more availability for excellent performers
  • Do you have hospitality or retail/stock handling experience?
  • Casual Monday to Friday only
  • Great casual rate of $26.93/hour
Fast paced, clean warehouse environment with on-going casual day shift only work available
We need fit, fast and accurate picker / packers for great local based business.
Potential for ongoing and call in shifts for motivated and effective workers

Located at Beresfield, this casual role is ideal for people who can work with speed and accuracy. CleverPatch is a wholesaler of quality craft and educational goods and require new team members to join them for the busy season.

Very much seasonal work and not a full time position but ongoing shifts are available for the top performers each week.

The role involves locating stock, picking items, neatly packing into boxes and dispatching to their valued customers located Australia wide. Shifts will be anything from 4 to 8 hours spanning between 830am and 430pm – Monday to Friday, with quieter times during school holidays meaning you will be able to enjoy some time off with the kids

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A meticulous level of attention to detail and appreciation of presentation of goods for delivery
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment – hospitality or retail environments ideal
  • Some experience working in a hands on capacity with stock ie night fill or Point of sale
  • Ideally experience using a hand held RF Scanner
  • A reasonable level of physical fitness as the work can be physically demanding
  • A positive attitude and a desire to work as part of a highly motivated, fun, supportive team
  • Availability across 5 days (Monday to Friday) essential.

This role is available for an early September start and pays an excellent casual hourly rate of $26.93 plus super.

We’d appreciate a cover letter with your application detailing why you think you should be the next team member for this awesome business!


Wine Tour Driver

Wine Tour Driver

Wine tour bus driver opportunity with the best in the business
  • Do you love ensuring customers have the greatest experience possible?
  • Do you want to be part of an outstanding team?
  • Are you passionate about Hunter Valley wine country?

Our client is the pioneer of the hop on hop off wine tour in the Hunter Region. They are the premium service, with a customer first mentality, with an ownership team that is driven to provide the perfect experience in the Valley.

Exciting business growth demands a new driver for this exceptional Hunter Valley based tour company.

This role essentially requires flexibility to be available between 2 and 4 shifts weekly (averaging 15-26hrs/week) including weekends.

Weekday rate $28.46/hr – Sat $39.85/hr – Sun $51.23/hr

You must:

  • Have an ability to interact with groups on a tour bus
  • Be confident and make the experience enjoyable
  • Have a current LR licence and driving experience
  • Be willing to attain a Bus Driver Authority
  • Have a knowledge of the local Hunter Wine region
  • Be a multi-tasking, highly organised person with energy for the job
  • Have the flexibility to work between Thursday and Sunday as the business requires.
  • Have the ability to help with ad hoc tasks, such as cleaning the buses and basic admin.

This is a growing business with an exceptional reputation and an immediate start is offered. So if you answer all of the above questions and have the energy to be part of a great growing Hunter Valley Tourism based company then send a cover letter explaining your motivation for application along with your resume to or by using the apply button.



Quotation Service Manager

Quotation Service Manager

We have a fantastic opportunity for a bright, energetic, customer focused individual to measure & quote our clients skylight range and ensure customer satisfaction for a leader in the building products market. Full time opportunity with great starting salary, conditions, and company vehicle.


Working with a business that has been at the forefront of their sector for over 40 years you will be responsible for servicing qualified leads to the home owner.  As the Quotation Service Manager you will be the customer face of the business for the Hunter Region.


This is a hands on role involves in home quoting & advising customers on our award winning natural lighting systems. Part of that process is a roof cavity inspection to deliver the most accurate quotation to ensure the customer gets a customized quote, purpose ready for their unique property. The details obtained will be used by our installer team.


Occasionally you will also be required to assist an installer on site, so you will need to be physically capable.


The role:

  • Conducting all onsite quotes and measurements – hands on.
  • Follow up with quotes to gain higher conversion rates
  • Building business through great customer service & accurate quoting
  • Managing a small installation crew

Your territory will be Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, and the Hunter Valley so you will be on the road a lot meeting with clients and developers and other property owners.


The person:

  • Physically capable of working in tight roof spaces, climbing ladders, and assisting with installation set ups where required.
  • Building / Construction or trade background is desirable
  • Customer service or sales background is essential
  • Supervisory / Management of people is desirable
  • Fantastic time management capability and ability to drive your own work
  • Excellent accuracy skills are essential – critical to ensure effectiveness of operations
  • Ability to use technology with quoting and sales software programs installed on ipad and other devices
  • Current drivers license and capacity to travel the region regularly


The successful candidate will be rewarded with an excellent start up salary package including the fully maintained company vehicle along with an opportunity to grow with a leader in its field.


If you have been in business or on the tools and are seeking a stable change with career and personal growth opportunities then submit your resume along with a cover letter describing your motivation for application to this role and why you would be a great fit