Who are we looking for?

We are currently recruiting for a Trades Assistant to join our business on a full-time basis.

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, and based out of Henderson, the Trades Assistant will be responsible for assisting the maintenance tradespeople in conducting repairs and maintenance of Matrix equipment and facilities and for maintaining the workshop and associated equipment in a safe, clean and tidy condition.

Other duties will include:

  • Purchasing of spare parts, plant, equipment, goods, materials and/or supplies, under supervision.
  • Receiving maintenance materials into maintenance store.
  • Stock checking of maintenance store items.
  • Assist with filing and storing Maintenance records (service reports equipment drawings, calibration records, permits etc)

About You

We are looking for someone who has some experience in a similar role, as a Trades Assistant with a mechanical aptitude and the desire to learn and develop their skills. 

A valid Australian driving licence is essential and a high-risk work licence with forklift (LF) and elevated work platform (WP) would be preferred, as would working at heights and confined space tickets.

The ideal person will be highly resilient with ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment and be able to work a flexible shift roster.

A high commitment to safety is essential.

To apply

All applications are to be submitted via the Seek platform. Please click here to apply now.

This position is available only to permanent Australian residents, or applicants who hold the relevant Visa with authority to work in Australia.

Matrix is an equal opportunities employer and we support diversity in our workforce. Applicants from a wide sector of the community are always encouraged to apply.