Mechanical Trades Assistant - Engines - Hazelmere

3 Apr 2024

BTP forms part of the Perenti Group, a diversified global mining services company, and is one of Australia’s largest suppliers of new and used parts and equipment for hire and sale. BTP has supported the mining, earth-moving, and construction industries for over 30 years. The Perenti Group operates across a wide range of mining sectors and offers unique career progression opportunities.


Mechanical Trade Assistant


BTP has exciting opportunities for an experienced Mechanical Trade Assistant within the engine refurbishment line to assist with a variety of duties in our component rebuild centre. The role is integral to component refurbishment ensuring that finished product is prepared for dispatch in accordance with quality and customer requirements.

We are looking for people who like earning good money and want weekends off for your own adventures. If you like getting your hands dirty and bringing old equipment back to life, we want to hear from you.


About You

  • The Mechanical Trade Assistant role is integral to engine refurbishment line assisting trades personnel with stripping, cleaning, and administration of components to bring a rebuilt engine back to its original specification.
  • The successful candidate will be required to operate Robo wash machines, use a variety of hand tools as well as move work in the workplace by overhead crane.  
  • You would also have experience in lifting and slinging as well as high degree of attention to detail to ensure quality standards are met in accordance with customer or standard work procedure.


Key Requirements:

  • Previous mechanical workshop experience - as a Trade Assistant
  • A current Forklift ticket and Dogging ticket and experience is a must.
  • Basic level understanding of MS office.
  • Proactive and positive attitude.
  • Valid Manual Australian Driver's Licence.
  • Australian Working Rights and National Police Clearance within 6 months.
  • Ability to complete Pre-Employment Medical and drug and alcohol testing.



Why BTP?

  • Modern workshop kitted out with state-of-the-art equipment and tooling
  • Highly competitive rates for the right candidate
  • Choose how to spend your time with flexible work arrangements including 4 day work week or 5 day work week.
  • Share $8K with your mate (through our referral bonus for eligible roles)
  • Earn more for taking annual leave - 17.5% leave loading
  • Opportunity to earn more through overtime rates with plenty of hours available
  • Secure your future through 11% superannuation on all hours worked
  • Access to our confidential Employee Assistance Program for you and your family (up to 6 free counselling sessions)
  • Enjoy the Perks of BTP with extensive employee benefits including novated leasing, health insurance discounts, paid parental leave for primary and secondary carers, study assistance, and travel/accommodation benefits to name a few
  • Grow with us as we grow with career progression and career change opportunities through BTP or the Perenti Group.


Apply button to start your journey and join the BTP team today.    


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