Mechanical Trade Assistant $28 per hour + OT, Prestons NSW

Workfast is looking for Mechanical Trade Assistants to join their team in Prestons for an ongoing role within a mining equipment assembly team in a warehouse.


Candidates must have at least 2 years mechanical experience, preferably in an assembly, production or maintenance/mechanical role.


We are looking for a reliable, hardworking and physically capable Trades Assistants with full Australian working rights. This job is an ongoing casual position with full-time hours for the right candidates.


What you get


  • Well above award wage - $28 Per Hour
  • Paid weekly
  • Immediate start for the right Trade Assistant
  • Work for a great company
  • Plenty of opportunities for career progression


The numbers


  • $28 per hour plus superannuation
  • $39.20 time and a half when applicable
  • $50.40 double time rate when applicable
  • $15 meal allowance after 9.5 hours worked per day


What you need


  • 2 years experience as a Mechanical Trade Assistant
  • Mechanically Minded
  • Able to read drawings
  • Looking for long-term work
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Own reliable transport
  • Basic hand tools


What you will be doing


  • Assembling and fitting parts for mining equipment
  • Mechanical trade assistant duties
  • Factory labouring
  • Working in a team including mechanical fitters and other workers
  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor


About us


Workfast is a labour-hire company working with some of Australia’s largest and leading building companies. We operate in all states of Australia and our employees work in all industries. When you join our team we make sure that you're looked after, paid well and that we follow all Australian Fair Work standards.


Workfast embraces diversity and encourages applications from people with disability. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at any time of application.


All personal information will be kept confidential in compliance with the Privacy Act 1988.


If you are interested in applying for the Mechanical Trade Assistant position in Prestons, NSW please click the link to apply. For questions contact Shane on 0418397581.