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Trade Assistant

Trade Assistant

Job Highlights

Immediate start

Monday - Friday 7:30am-4pm (overtime available)

Permanent position

$60-$65K salary

Derrimut location

About the client

Our client provides essential equipment, technologies and services to the construction, mining, energy, government, waste and quarry industries.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced trade assistant to service and repair equipment in line with the manufacturers and company standards and requirements.

Duties and responsibilities

Assist tradesman with carrying out supervised repairs and servicing forklift trucks, plant equipment and other equipment

General cleaning duties

Performing deliveries and pick ups as required

  • Service and repair equipment in line with the manufacturers and company standards and requirements, report any deficiencies or faults.

  • Ensure that equipment including tools and spare parts are secure at all times.

  • Operate tools, plant and equipment and use tools in a tradesman-like manner and report faulty equipment or tools to supervisors

  • Comply with industrial relations guidelines and agreements

  • Comply with and cooperate in the practical application of quality assurance standards

  • Manage jobs and tasks allocated to ensure their completion within standard times and costs, and to the customers satisfaction

  • Manage work practices to comply with environmental standards and practices.

  • Attend and participate in company provided training and information/service meetings.

  • Identify and record any problems relating to the product, process or quality system relative to the function.

Skills and experience

Previous trade assistant experience preferred

Driver licence

Forklift ticket (preferred)

Understand trade servicing and repair standards and procedures

Ability to read and interpret service and parts manuals

Apply now!

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Contact: Jen Castro Ph. 03 8789 1993 or email

Job Reference no. 7094J202314828

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

Job title: Trade Assistant
Contract type: Casual
Location: Melbourne, Melbourne - Western Suburbs
Industry: Trades and Services Labourer and Handyperson
Job expiry: 2023-10-13
Reference: 7094J202314828