Trade Assistant

Posted 31 October 2023
Salary Trade Assistant wanted! Join the rail industry today
Job type Temporary
Discipline Rail
Contact NameLaine Thornton

Job description

  • Great day shift roster – family friendly
  • $$$ + OT
  • Join a booming industry
Looking for a start in rail? Or wanting to work in town? Our client is looking for a Trade Assistant to join the Ipswich team.  This role will require applicants to hold a current forklift, overhead crane and dogman’s licence.

Primary Duties will be:
  • Assist tradespeople with component overhauls and repairs on locomotive components.
  • Operate machinery and plant such as gantry crane and forklift as required.
  • Use of power and hand tools.
  • Perform manual tasks as required, including safe working duties.
  • General workshop housekeeping tasks, ensuring a clean and safe work environment Commitment to a Zero Harm workplace that promotes an excellent teamwork attitude.

Skills, Qualifications & Experience
  • Previous experience within a heavy maintenance workshop or contraction or mining site environment.
  • Overhead crane high risk work license. (essential)
  • Dogman high risk work license. (essential)
  • Forklift licence and license (essential).
  • Driver’s license (essential).
  • Proven ability to organise and prioritise tasks, be flexible and resourceful, proactive and professional in manner with a high degree of initiative
  • Ability to work unsupervised and be a hands-on team player

All successful applicants must be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check.

If you're an experienced Trade Assistant and meet the above criteria looking for a rare opportunity within the Rail industry Press 'APPLY' or email with your updated resume for a fast tracked applications.