• Carpenters

  • Work with a long term successful and proven company
  • Excellent stability and work-life balance
  • Supportive team environment where individual skillsets are recognised
  • Assist in mentoring and developing apprentices
  • This job advertisement contains application instructions, please read it thoroughly.

About the Company

Austeel Industries Pty Ltd has been a market leader in the Prefabricated, Modular & Transportable Building Industry and has been servicing clients throughout Queensland and Northern NSW for over 30 years.  Our client’s range across a wide span of industries and markets, including hire companies, small businesses, short term accommodation, residential construction, music festivals and other major events.

About the Opportunity

We have been growing extremely rapidly over the past two years, and in line with our growth we have recently made the move toward providing upskilling opportunities for our staff.  Currently we have three apprentices on our team and are now seeking a qualified carpenter with strong experience in steel framed structures who can help share the load of mentoring and training our apprentices, as well as operate as an effective player within our production team.

As such, this role is exclusively for a trade qualified carpenter, however, we have other roles available in our production team for general trades assistants and skilled building workers.

Should you wish to apply for one of them, please do not apply for this position – find the appropriate job advertisement on our page and apply.

Primary activities will be in our production workshop; assembling new steel framed transportable and modular buildings, as well as mentoring and developing our apprentices into confident, capable tradespeople.

While we primarily hire for attitude and fit with our company values, there are some skillsets that will be highly valued for this specific role:

  • Erecting and assembling steel framed transportable and modular building units
  • Fitting out buildings with doors, windows, air conditioning units and other accessories
  • Reading and understanding technical drawings and specifications
  • Leadership, mentoring and setting an example for others
  • Completing tasks in a timely and accurate manner with a high attention to detail
  • Helping to develop the skills and sign off requirements of apprentices.
  • Be flexible to perform other duties within the workshop environment when required

About You

We are seeking a skilled A-player who can step into our team and hit the ground running.

Our team are reliable, hardworking & enthusiastic people who share the common goal of building a safe, enjoyable, & stress-free workplace by acting with honesty, integrity, respect, commitment, and a sense of pride in their work.

It is of the utmost importance that you also share these values.

You will be able to work autonomously on a variety of tasks and projects, effectively managing competing timelines whilst staying flexible enough to deal with urgent situations as required.  You will also need to enjoy and be suited to working in a highly physical environment involving many manual tasks.  Ideally you will have your own transport and be available during the flexible hours we offer, to make coming to work as easy as possible for you.

Most importantly:  you will need to be prepared to make a commitment to yourself and to the team that you will turn up daily and give your best effort!

About the Benefits

Austeel Industries is a supportive, team-orientated business with a great internal culture.   As a regional leader with a strong base of regular clientele, this is a fantastic opportunity to gain unwavering job stability.  We have a 5 year directional plan that involves growth, exciting R & D projects, new product lines, and expansion.  New personal development and future career progression opportunities will open as the company continues to grow.

A positive work-life balance is a core tenant of our company, and we work 6:30 am until 3:00 pm Monday to Thursday and 6:30 am until 12:30 pm Friday, leaving you plenty of time to enjoy your afternoons and weekends.  Overtime is also available on a regular basis for those who wish to take it.

After successfully completing a probationary period of 3-6 months, this the job will be a permanent full-time position at above award rates.

Bring your skills, knowledge and passion to this leading organisation and play a pivotal role in the growth and development of Austeel Industries.

How to contact us

To be considered for this position, please apply to us directly through our website by clicking below and provide your answers to our application questions along with a short detail of your work history, including points of contact relevant to each position.  You will have the opportunity to provide a resume, but it is your answers to our questions that are most important to us.

We look forward to hearing from you soon!

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