Mainetec Pty. Ltd is a progressive OEM specialising in bucket manufacture, fabrication, heavy equipment repairs, Plasma Transfer Arc Welding, mine site maintenance, and parts supply.  Our focus is on providing our customers with superior quality products, supported by our extensive industry knowledge, unsurpassed on-site service and commitment to quality, safety, innovation, and continuous improvement.





We are currently looking for a suitable candidate to fill our Trade Assistant position. 

This is a town based role, so you will be home every night.

We are looking for someone who has a can-do attitude, can think on their feet and adapt to the changing requirements of our customer base. Ideally you will have imagination and flair to back up your formal skill set and a willingness to learn and progress.

Mainetec is a values-based organisation with a positive and attractive workplace culture.

We are looking for a Trade Assistant who can demonstrate the following attributes:

  • Current high risk Forklift Licence
  • Current Class C Manual Driver’s Licence
  • Ability to think ahead and forward plan
  • Self-motivation
  • Reliability
  • Must embrace team culture, but able to work independently
  • Physically fit
  • Other tickets such as scaffolding, working at heights, confined space, gantry crane, EWP would be highly regarded
  • High regard toward Workplace Health and Safety practice
  • Effective communication and organisational skills

Duties will include:

  • Assisting Boilermakers, Welders, in a workshop environment
  • Utilising a variety of hand tools
  • Operating a forklift
  • General housekeeping in the workshop and yard

In return we offer:

  • Competitive salary.
  • Opportunities to develop and progress.
  • Company reward and recognition program.
  • Employee assistance program.


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21 Gateway Drive
Paget QLD 4740


07 4955 7888