Looking for work, here’s seven jobs for Burnett tradies
LOOKING for work in the trade of your choice right now? Here are seven positions up for grabs in the South Burnett for tradies of all experience levels.
1. Maintenance Electrician, Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory
Description: As a member of the Maintenance team you’ll work closely with the production departments on the facility. To nail this role you’ll need to act with urgency when machinery faults or breaks down, ensure production runs smoothly, and be one heck of a problem solver.
Minimum 5 years electrical experience
Trade or degree qualifications
Class C (unrestricted) drivers licence
Salary: $85,000 - $89,000 plus superannuation per annum
2. Building Asset Management Officer, South Burnett Regional Council
Description: Council is seeking an experienced officer within the building asset management field. You’ll need to provide technical and trade advice to stakeholders concerning building asset management, maintenance, legislative and regulatory guidelines, and the upkeep of Council owned buildings.
High level knowledge of asset management planning, building asset condition, managing asset registers, asset financial management.
Extensive experience in the building and construction industry.
Proven project management experience with the ability to develop detailed facility maintenance programs, establish work priorities and meet deadlines within budget.
Ability to work effectively within a team environment.
Salary: $66 – $75K
3. Mechanical Fitter, Bega Cheese
Description: Bega’s Kingaroy based Peanut Company of Australia operations are looking for a new Mechanical Fitter. To knock this one out of the park you’ll need to be self-motivated and multiskilled, supporting the maintenance and reliability of a the Peanut Processing Facility.
The ability undertake breakdown and preventive maintenance tasks professionally and effectively.
Fault finding skills with the capacity to analyse and rectify failures.
Welding and fabrication experience inclusive of MIG / Stick and TIG.
Good machining skills.
Experience and competency with pneumatics, hydraulics, vacuum systems, packaging machinery, process and control, pumps and valves.
4. Electrician, Raffin Electrical Contractors
Description: Raffin Electrical are looking for an awesome new permanent full-time team member. For this role, you’ll require experience with PV Grid Connect, TV Antenna, Air Conditioning, Security Systems, Domestic and Commercial Electrical, Data and Communications
Three or more years of trade qualified experience.
Qld electrical workers license.
Manual Drivers licence.
Working safely at heights.
Cert II in split system airconditioning.
Open cablers registration.
PV Grid Connect Design and Install (ideal but not essential).
Pay rate: $30 - $38 per hour
5. Mechanical refrigeration technician, Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory
Description: As a member of the Swickers Maintenance team you’ll be working super closely with the production departments on the facility. When a machinery fault or breakdown occurs, you’ll there to get it working and figure out how to avoid painful re-occurrences.
Minimum 5 years Ammonia refrigeration experience.
Be able to fault find and solve ammonia, as well as freon system faults and leaks.
Knowledge of glycol systems and their workings.
Must have Ammonia safe handling certificate.
Trade or degree qualifications within this field.
Class C (unrestricted) drivers’ licence.
Must be able work flexible working hours and weekends as required.
Salary: undisclosed hourly rate
6. Mechanical fitter, Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory
Description: As a member of the Maintenance team your role will work very closely with the production departments on the facility. You’ll be require the ability to act with urgency when machinery faults or breakdown occurs, work in a methodical manner to ensure production runs smoothly using good observation and problem-solving methodologies, identify and solve root causes to prevent further re-occurrences, complete any preventive maintenance tasks given in a timely manner and to a high standard etc.
Minimum 5 years maintenance fitting experience.
Trade or degree qualifications.
Class C (unrestricted) drivers licence.
Must be able work shift work and 12-hour rosters. In addition, there may also be occasions where after-hours work is required to repair breakdowns.
Salary: $85,000 - $89,000 plus superannuation per annum.
7. Electrician, AMG Electrical Solutions
Description: AMG Electrical Solutions are looking for a star electrician to join their team full time and on a permanent basis. You must be able to organise, implement and perform installation, maintenance and repair work across the entire range of electrical services offered. You will also provide high quality customer communication and service, operate and maintain equipment and machinery as required, and maintain and continue to develop a strong safety compliance culture and monitor safety documentation
A desire for a long term career opportunity.
A willingness to grow with the business.
Current qualifications as an Electrician.
Construction Industry White Card.
Manual driver‘s licence.
A proven strong work ethic.
A positive and supportive attitude in the workplace.