Mechanical Trade Assistant
Eagle Farm Queensland, Australia
$30 - $33 Per Hour + Penalties
The Client
Our valued client is subsidiary of a leading supplier of value-added, technology-based products and services for freight rail, passenger transit and select industrial markets worldwide. Having recently moved into a new facility, they are urgently seeking an experienced Trades Assistant to join their growing Brisbane team.

About you
We are NOT seeking a person for a short term fix, we are looking for a person that is passionate about their work. You will be working in an ultra-modern facility with a team of very skilled trade persons that require a very hands on mechanically minded assistant and therefore we will only contact and interview persons that can meet all of the following criteria;

  • Previous trades assistant experience in a mechanical based service and repair environment
  • Able to work competently unsupervised  
  • Positive, can-do attitude
  • Driver’s license (Mandatory)
  • Forklift License (Desirable)
  • Overhead gantry crane competency (Desirable)
  • Hand Tool experience (Desirable)
You will be responsible for assisting the Mechanical Fitters with overhauls, repairs and modifications to their customers mechanical, pneumatic and electro-pneumatic air brake equipment along with other related equipment.
We are looking for someone to perform the following duties in a team environment

  • Cleaning and surface preparation of mechanical components
  • Assist trades staff moving mechanical components through stages of production workflow
  • Operate forklift and/or Overhead crane as required
  • Assist trades staff performing basic mechanical tasks
  • Any other related duties
 If this sounds like the role for you, please don’t hesitate to Apply Now with an updated CV.

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