Software Technician

The Opportunity


Our day-to-day work is to develop and deliver high-tech innovative solutions for our customers in compliance with the highest standard of technical excellence. We specialise in machines, sys­tems, cells, and plants for the woodworking sector and are the world market leader in this field. Share our future success to advance your own personal development, benefit from our broad-based international presence and the excellent perspectives this opens up for your career.


HOMAG Australia is looking for a Software Technician with qualifications in software engineering who has existing experience working with automation, CNC machines, and woodworking machines and skilled in using industry-specific software.


We're in the market for someone to join our service team to support our customers and locations all over Australia and New Zealand. 


Software Engineer


Key Points



  • Work for a global leader in manufacturing equipment.

  • Be a part of a successful service team.

  • Make an impact in your role and see the world. 


The role involves:



  • Maintenance and repair of woodworking CNC, Saws, Edgebanders and Automation systems

  • Installation and use of machine-specific software systems

  • Analysing and evaluation of software programs and customer requirements

  • Machine networking and automation installations

  • Remote software support


This role is extremely challenging and demanding; you will need to be an individual who is confident in their own ability and eager to take the bull by the horns.


What we are looking for an individual who has:



  • Enthusiasm towards hard work and a winning attitude

  • Excellent communication skills and able to interact with and support customers

  • A passion for technology

  • Qualifications software engineering

  • Existing experience with woodworking industrial equipment and automation

  • The ability to think outside the box and to take initiative.

  • Experience using machine software systems, in particular, HOMAG software woodCAD/CAM, CutRite


We can give you:



  • Hi-Tech products multi-disciplined Industrial Equipment, Hi-Tech Electronics, Automation, and Mechatronics and leading software solutions.

  • Training in our products, on the job and European based mentored training

  • Opportunity to travel within Australia and overseas

  • Opportunities for growth, excellent remuneration packages and conditions


Every day will test you as we install and service the woodworking technology that we deliver to our customers in Australia. To survive and grow you’re going to have to be flexible, you’re able to think on your feet and you’re going to be able to talk easily and comfortably to our customers and your colleagues. With good communications and excellent workmanship, our customers will be our friends for life.


HOMAG is the world's leading manufacturer of machines and systems for the wood-processing industry and trades.


As a global player, we operate international production plants as well as sales and service companies. With around 6000 employees, we have a presence in more than 100 countries and an estimated global market share of just under 30%.


Our customers use high-tech machines and systems from HOMAG to produce home and office furniture, kitchens, parquet, and laminate flooring, windows, doors, staircases and even complete prefabricated timber-frame buildings.


The range of machines and systems available extends from individual machines for trade businesses to complete, networked production lines for highly industrialized, individual furniture production. Our wide range of services related to the machines and systems together with the corresponding control software makes our offering unique.


If you think this is the right opportunity for you please apply with us today by sending your resume and attached cover letter to 'careers-australia@homag.com'. Find out more about the company @ www.homag.com