HR Assistant

3-5 days per week, 12mth casual position.

Potential for 3+ days permanent position after 12 months


We are looking for an adaptable, people-orientated HR Assistant to join our HR team. Our HR team is structured, task-focused, and practical, we strive to foster a culture of engagement, professional development and provide an exemplary employee experience, making Bowhill an employer of choice in the Murraylands, we are extremely proud of our team and love where we work!

Your nature is friendly, team-focused and you like to build the people around you. Your skills are analytical with an eye for detail and continuous improvement. We are looking for a great communicator with strong administrative skills and the ability to use a variety of computer programs & IT applications.

Our Bowhill Engineering Human Resources team works collaboratively to provide a positive, supportive work environment. Attractive & rewarding in this role, is the variety of tasks and consideration for flexibility, with applications open to all applicants.

Apply to Samantha Krollig, HR Manager via or the button below with your ideal work approach to this role including any flexibility considerations, resume, and three references.

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Job Target Profile

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What does the role involve?

  • HR Policies & Procedures followed and maintained
  • Fortnightly payroll processing
  • EOM Payroll Procedures – Super, PAYG, Payroll Tax, etc
  • EOFY Payroll Procedures
  • Assist talent acquisition, recruitment, onboard, workforce development training
  • Performance Appraisal – work with an established system
  • Apprentice/Trainee Training Management
  • RTW Coordination & First Aid – training can be provided

Highly desirable skills, but not essential

  • Experience in payroll
  • Modern Award understanding – Manufacturing & Associated Industries & Occupations, Clerks Private Sector Award
  • Experience Xero Software

In a competitive recruitment climate, Bowhill Engineering is known as the employer of choice in the Murraylands and is not afraid to shout out the benefits of joining the Bowhill Engineering team – why because we love where we work!

We offer some great opportunities to join our team with a full work schedule of exciting projects planned

– together we thrive!

Why choose Bowhill ?

Bowhill Engineering continues to be proudly family-run and continues to provide the same commitment to its clients, who have expanded into industries including mining, water, defence, and commercial building, turning it from a local SA success story into an Australia-wide industry benchmark. The business now operates an impressive modern facility in Bowhill and has worked on some of Australia’s most notable and complex projects – but still considers its services to the local community as its most important work.

We are committed to our teams growth with team members averaging 5+ years of tenure. We have worked with over 40 apprentices & trainees who have completed their certificates and are now fully qualified.

– smarter together

Who are we?

Well, to summarise, we are a bit of a “BCF” kind of crowd really, we are country people that love to get outdoors and be active, spend time with our families, participate in local sporting groups and generally have a good time. Boating, camping, fishing, 4WDing, cars, bikes, river recreation…. We love it!


Company culture

Is there no better feeling than enjoying where you work, working with mates and working together to achieve the big picture!? We are super proud of who we work for, the projects that we achieve and the team that we have! Our retention rate is over 5+ years, testament to the work that we put into our team in an ever-changing and competitive industry.

BEERS Social Club

A great, fun way to get to know the team! Whether it is tea at a local pub, go karting, horse racing, celebrating special events, these events are always fun and are held quarterly. Membership is great value at only $5 per fortnight and we love all of our team to be members.

Wellbeing & Staff Recognition

Aside from social club activities, we hold a number of in-house events, including Celebration Hour once a month, where we stop early and celebrate all the good stuff happening with drinks and nibbles as a team! We also have welcome lunches for new staff and morning teas to celebrate important events or dates such as Movember, Sids for Kids and more.

“Great place to work, they have supported, encouraged and met my work life balance requirements for my family for 10+ years, I enjoy the family team atmosphere”


“Family friendly atmosphere where collaboration and team-work are both encouraged and rewarding to all clients and employees”


“They really care and try hard to make it a great place to work. I feel my input is valued.”


“It’s more than just a business, its a family.”


“I enjoy working at Bowhill Engineering because of the good work life balance and the wicked blokes that I work with.”


“I really enjoy the variety of projects we get to work on. as well as the level of support I receive from all my peers.”


“The staff and beyond that make up the Boweng family are encouraging and supportive, not just to achieve work goals, but outside of work as well. I’m proud to be a part of it.”


“My experience at Boweng has been positive. The team is very professional, with a great team work culture and being welcomed into the team very quickly.”


“I like working with my mates and other good people.”


“I love working at Boweng because its such a positive team environment and everyone is always willing to helo you and set you up for success.”



Murraylands SA – 30 mins Mannum, 40 mins Murray Bridge, 1.50 hrs from Adelaide

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