Permanent Mechanical Trade Assistant & Fitter Opportunities In Rail
Perth Western Australia, Australia
2XM Recruit are a leading National Provider of Recruitment & Labour Hire Services with over 10 years’ experience supplying highly qualified Technical Engineering & Blue-Collar personnel to the Mining, Rail, Engineering & Construction industries across Australia.

2XM Recruit are currently seeking an experienced Mechanical Trade Assistants and Mechanical Fitters for an exciting permanent opportunity to join our client’s maintenance facility in Welshpool. Due to the rapid growth within the Rail industry, this position offers the successful candidate an opportunity to share their expertise and have a major impact on project outcomes.

This role will see the successful candidate secure a permanent position within an established brand with a solid work history in WA.

Your role as the Trades Assistant will be to provide assistance to senior trades and engineering technicians in the service, repair and maintenance of locomotive brakes.

As the Trades Assistant, you will be responsible for
  • Production assembly & testing
  • Refurbishment
  • Operating hand powered tools
  • Quality Control
  • Care & maintenance of company facilities and property
To be considered for the position you will require
  • Ability to operate within a busy workshop
  • Knowledge of machines, mechanics & electrical principals
  • Strong work ethic & willingness to learn and take on extra duties
  • Basic computer skills
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Strong commitment to health and safety
  • Training will be provided 
As the Fitter you will be responsible for
  • Overhaul, maintenance, and repair
  • Qualifying parts
  • Testing of brakes
  • Care & maintenance of company facilities and property
To be considered for the Fitter position you will require
  • Australian recognised Trade Cert
  • Previous workshop experience
  • Good work ethic
  • Strong commitment to health and safety
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
What’s in it for you?
  • Monday to Friday
  • Day shifts
  • Competitive renumeration package!
  • Immediate start
  • Brilliant workshop with a fantastic team culture
  • Great work life balance
  • Permanency - Solid and stable job
At 2XM we are committed and passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to achieve a diverse workforce. We strongly encourage applications from females and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

If you’re an experienced trades assistant looking for your next opportunity and meet the requirements above, we would like to hear from you. Please APPLY NOW or for more information contact Meg on  
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