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Trade Assistant


  • Full time permanent role
  • Potential to become Trade Qualified for the right person
  • Stability assured with this Market Leader

About the Employer
Our client is a highly successful Gold Coast business who provides innovative and safe lifting solutions for heavy machinery in the mining industry.  They have been in operation for over 50 years, and have developed a reputation for uncompromised quality, reliability and design.  Their products are locally manufactured and are supplied to customers in Australia and throughout the World.

About the Role:
Due to continued business growth, our Client is now seeking a self-motivated individual to assist their production and manufacturing team.  This is a newly created position which will suit either an experienced Trade Assistant with spray painting/sand blasting experience OR a keen, enthusiastic person, who is looking for an opportunity to get in on the ground floor and become trade qualified. 

  • Highly successful Gold Coast business
  • Be Proud to be part of an “Australian Made” Company
  • Excellent hourly rates plus paid overtime


  • Safe operations of forklift
  • Undertake or learn all aspects of spray painting, blasting and application work
  • Manual handling
  • General workshop work as required
  • Safe use of power, hand tools and equipment
  • Assist with labelling and packing as required
  • Clean workshop, workspace and tools to ensure a safe working environment

Skills and Experience:

  • Have proven experience as a Trades Assistant in an industrial environment OR be a self motivated individual looking to start their Trade Career
  • Spray painting and/or blasting experience highly desirable
  • Hold a current forklift ticket or have the ability to obtain one
  • Willingness to learn and undertake on the job training
  • Must be hands-on and complete tasks that are necessary to meet deadlines
  • Proven interpersonal and multitasking skills
  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • The ability to multitask, problem solve and organise activities with excellent time management
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to take and follow direction and instructions
  • Be responsible and take accountability for your role and duties
  • Hold a valid driver’s licence

Please note only candidates that meet our client’s selection criteria will be contacted.
Job ID: LBTA01

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