Trade Assistant

Location: Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200146982_1571020326
Salary: Negotiable

Every day across New Zealand, thousands of people work through AWF. We've been in business since 1988 and our 30 branches help a huge variety of local and national businesses with the skills they need to operate successfully.

We currently have a temporary opportunity for an experienced Trade Assistant to work in a dynamic workshop environment in Palmerston North.

Hours of work are 07:00am to 17:00pm Monday to Friday.

To be successful in securing this ongoing work, you will need to be able to demonstrate:

  • Versatile skills including Welding, Spray-painting, Fabrication and Assembly of agricultural machinery or similar
  • Proven engineering aptitude or worked as a trade assistant previously
  • Your adaptability to change tasks as required based on workload
  • Good attention to detail and measuring skills and job reporting
  • You have a Forklift Licence and experience operating
  • Having your Heavy Transport Licences would also be an advantage but is not essential
  • Ability to read and follow plans effectively
  • You can follow instructions and work unsupervised when required

In return you will receive

  • A competitive hourly rate for the work you provide
  • Continuity of work on a daily basis
  • Comprehensive Health & Safety Induction
  • Satisfaction that you are part of a high performing team

If this sounds like you, can start immediately, pass a drug screen, have a clean criminal history and be able to provide two work references, apply now!