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About Us

A flexible approach with a dedication to the delivery of a safe, quality, value for money service

Dajwood is your one stop shop for plant and equipment hire, training services and labour supply. We are well placed to be your civil and mining contractors from Mackay, Bowen Basin, Mount Isa over to Olympic Dam, Kalgoorlie and anywhere else in Australia. Heavy machinery is our speciality. No job too big, no machinery hire too small.

We have created our business model around our ability to recruit, place and manage a large workforce, which includes skilled, unskilled and professional staff with a range of expertise. Being able to draw on such a range of people means we are able to ensure your project will have the best of the best on working on it.

Since we started our business of labour supply in Mackay in 2008, we have build up a moderate fleet of equipment for hire. We have also developed an extensive data base of over 7,000 casual workers in a broad range of industries to deliver quality services to our clients.

Over the years we have developed a range of additional services for our customers, which include:

  • Consulting
  • Proficiency training
  • Qualification training

Our business is mining labour supply and general recruitment services. We strive to build long term relationships with all our customers and welcome enquiries from anyone. We are here to help get your project completed with the least amount of fuss. Quality not quantity is what we strive for.

The philosophy of our labour supply company can be encapsulated in three words:

  • Safety
  • Efficiency
  • Productivity
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Dajwood motto

Our top priority is safety. Safety starts with teamwork and at Dajwood we make sure we actively engage with all our work force to ensure all safety standards are met, adhered to and understood. Dajwood is committed to ensuring each and every worker returns home uninjured at the end of each day. A safe and happy work place is a productive work place.

At Dajwood, we believe in looking after our workers. This reduces staff turnover as well as ensuring workers are more productive and able to deliver the standard expected by our customers.

Efficiency is not to be confused with short cuts. Vast experience in the recruitment industry means we are well versed with what a job needs to be done expertly and cost effectively. If you entrust your job to us you can rest assured you will get value for your dollar.

Productivity goes hand in hand with efficiency. Our team of dedicated workers is there to make sure your job gets done with a minimum of fuss and maximum effort. With our broad base of excellent staff to draw from, we have workers to suit every project.

In short, we stand for a flexible approach with a dedication to the delivery of a safe, quality and value for money service.

Contact us today to discuss your particular project and the equipment you may need. We are sure to be able to help.

Where are we?

Our company is based in Farleigh, beautiful sunny Queensland. We specialise in:

  • Labour supply in Mackay
  • Labour supply in Sunshine Coast
  • Civic contractors in Mackay
  • Labour supply in Rockhampton

We also service Cairns, Townsville, Bowen Basin, Gladstone, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Cloncurry.

If your area is not listed, call now to find out how we can help you.

Interstate? Not a problem. Our business is able to work on interstate jobs as long as it is a large long-term contract. You can appreciate it is not in your or our interests to send heavy expensive machinery interstate for a small weekend job. However, if you have something large and long term, Dajwood is your company.

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What we offer

As labour supply providers in Mackay, we're here to look after your needs. We offer flexible contract terms and rates to suit every budget and labour supply needs.

There are two main types of hire services available.

Dry hire

Machinery is hired by you without an operator. You will be responsible for providing someone to operate the machine. Contact us today to discuss the requirements for dry hire for your project.

Wet hire

A piece of equipment is hired with a skilled and qualified operator. You do not need to have your own person operate the machinery.

Providing recruitment services Australia-wide, we specialise in dry hire solutions, and can offer wet hire solutions should this be what your project needs. Don’t forget to give us a call to discuss your specific need for your particular job. All our operators are highly skilled and qualified.

Darb and an excavator

At Dajwood, we are able to cross hire plant and equipment to you. Basically, this means you tell us what you need and if we do not have the appropriate machines we are able to source these from other suppliers and hire them to you. The benefit to the customer is convenience. There is no need to hire from different places for your project to be completed. Use Dajwood, covering all your needs for plant and equipment hire.

All machinery hired through our company is ready and one hundred percent compliant with all safety standards and available for an immediate start to work.

Full list of services

  • Labour supply – specifically to the construction industry; we have knowledgeable staff available for hire
  • Large range of equipment hire
  • Operator training and assessment
  • Production proficiency trainers
  • Mining consultations
  • Mining supervisor mentoring and training

We are dedicated to providing quality service to all our customers and can tailor a service package to suit your individual business needs.

Can't see a service you're after? Call now to see if we can help you.

Dajwood Services

At Dajwood, we pride ourselves on:

Being a small family owned company

When you deal with us, you deal with real people who are responsible for making decisions. Your call will be taken by staff who will be able to discuss your particular project and work out the most suitable service package for you. No need to wait for someone to call you back.

Excellence in high quality equipment presentation

All our equipment is regularly serviced and well looked after to make sure it can do the job it needs to do. We do not offer poor quality and poor looking machines. We are aware of the need to present immaculate machinery to our customers.


We can offer a myriad of contractual terms and rates to suit every requirement, all budgets and labour supply needs.

Our people-first approach

We truly believe the customer comes first, each and every time.

Being there for our clients

From the moment you contact us till the completion of your job, one of our staff members will be with you all the way. Our priorities are people and we offer a personal touch to all customers.

We go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure your job gets done. If this means Darb (the big boss) has to go on site to operate a machine because we are otherwise unable to fill the role, then Darb will be there.


We stand by our promise to you. And we get the job done.

Cross hire and immediacy

We are able to cross hire machines for you if need be. Our machinery is available for to start work immediately.

Community Service

Each year we engage with cancer council to raise funds for cancer, we do the biggest morning tea as the owners have been directly affected by cancer and understand the financial, mental and physical difficulties it has and want to help support others in need.

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Our Team

View our skilled and quailifed team.

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“Dajwood Pty Ltd has supplied plant and equipment to TMM Group at Baralaba North Project. TMM have been operating nine pieces of plant including; service trucks, compactors, graders and excavators averaging over 2,000 machine hours per month and achieving over 90% availability. All equipment was presented well and went to work without an issue. The team at Dajwood Pty Ltd were available to assist with any maintenance issues and overall were a pleasure to deal with.”

Allan Lucas - Maintenance Manager, TMM Group

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Contact us today to discuss your labour supply needs Australia-wide, or to have a chat about the requirements for your next project.
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