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Trade Assistant – Carpentry, Plumbing Or Electrical

Staff-Net Bibra Lake, Perth

Job Description

*The Company*
Based in Bibra Lake, our client manufactures custom built caravans / portable accommodation and utility units that are used for remote mining operations. Due to an increased demand in our clients’ products, they are currently seeking a skilled Trade Assistants to join their team.

*The Role*
The caravans are built in several stages which include;
• Trailer Manufacture
• Caravan Frame Build
• Panel Cutting & Fixing
• Plumbing & Electrical Fit Out
• Trailer Chassis Welding
• Cabinets, Doors and Window Installation
Working from a trailer chassis, the manufacturing process includes panel cutting and installation through to final fit out, with the following key tasks required;
• Measuring & Cutting Steel
• Welding Trailer Chassis
• Assist Carpenters/Cabinet makers
• Working off detailed diagrams
• Measure & Cut Panels (Mainly insulated panels)
• Fitting panels on trailer frames
• Fitting doors and windows
• Fitting Cabinets, desks and fixtures
• Cutting, Glueing & Installing PVC Pipe
• Fitting Shower Units, Toilets, Sinks & Basins

*The Candidate*
Ideally, we are seeking a candidate that is a trade qualified or have experience doing any of the following;
• Carpenter
• Plumber
• Electrician
• Welder
• Boiler Maker Welder
• Cabinet Maker
• Shop Fitter
Candidates that do not possess a trade qualification are still encouraged to apply as long as they competent in carrying out the key responsibilities listed in this ad.
High on our list are candidates that have worked in the following;
• Portable Building Manufacture
• Caravan Manufacture
• Shop Fit Out
• Construction
Due to the nature of the business, there is a possibility of Site Work being involved in this role. Site work will include, but is not limited too;
• Interstate travel
• Towing Caravans to remote camps for set up
• Set Up camp sites
• Food and Accommodation fully provided
In addition, we are seeking a candidate that possess the following skills and personality traits
• Manual Driving License (Experience Towing Trailers/Caravans is a bonus)
• Considers themselves as possessing a very strong work ethic, especially in time keeping & attendance
• Conducts themselves in a highly professional manner at all times
• Exceptional communication skills – written & verbal
• Be able to work under pressure where tight deadlines occur regularly
• Have attention to detail in all facets of your work
• Have excellent organizational skills, where prioritizing work and changing schedules is standard practice
• Have the intention of securing long term employment

Our client is seeking 2 Dependable Trade Assistant to join their team. We are able to consider those with Temporary Working Rights in Australia, however we ideally would like a commitment of 6+ Months. Depending on experience, qualifications and past work history the salary package will include, remuneration based on the following;
• Casual (Possible Temp to Perm)
• $32.00 to $35.00 Per Hour (Flat)
• Superannuation on all hours worked
• Monday to Friday
• 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Postcode: 6163 (Bibra Lake, Perth)

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