Trade Assistant

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary Skilled Trade Assistants Wanted in Brisbane!
Job type Temporary
Discipline RailEngineering
Contact NameLaine Thornton

Job description

Skilled Trade Assistants Wanted in Brisbane!
  • EA rates and conditions.
  • Opportunities in the mining and rail sectors.
  • Brisbane workshop locations.
Looking to start your career in Mining or Rail?

We’re seeking skilled trade assistants to join our teams in various locations around Brisbane. Don’t miss this opportunity to kickstart your career!

About the Role:
As a trade assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting tradespersons with component overhauls and various tasks on site.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Assisting tradespersons with mechanical equipment.
  • Demonstrating mechanical aptitude and a genuine interest in working on large equipment.
  • Planning and prioritising daily workload requirements within tight timeframes.
  • Maintaining strong attention to detail.
  • Motivating yourself to meet daily expectations.
About You:
We are looking for candidates who exhibit the following:
  • A high regard for safety in the workplace.
  • A current manual driver’s licence.
  • A forklift ticket (essential).
  • A dogger’s ticket (advantageous or willing to obtain).
  • An overhead crane ticket (advantageous or willing to obtain).
  • A strong work ethic and a positive, team-focused attitude with the ability to work independently.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
To be considered for this role, you must:
  • Be available for an immediate start.
  • Be a Brisbane local.
  • Have your own transportation.
  • Have full Australian work rights.
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment medical and Cat 3 Rail Medical.
If you have the energy and motivation to make a difference and are ready to start work immediately, please APPLY NOW! Send your updated resume to

2XM Recruit is a leading national provider of recruitment and labour hire services. With over 10 years of experience, we specialise in supplying highly qualified technical engineering and blue-collar personnel to the mining, rail, engineering, and construction industries across Australia.