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Electrical Trade Assistant

LocationMackay, QLD 4740
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
Published At:20 hours ago
Job no: 079-24
Category: Trade & Services, Electrical
  • Work / Life Balance: 4 on 3 off roster
  • Competitive and Rewarding rates/allowances on offer
  • Employee Benefits: fitness subsidies, health care discounts, paid parental leave and more!!

This opportunity is well suited to an experienced Electrical Trades Assistant looking to take on a new challenge.


  • 4 days on, 3 days off roster
  • Working three x 10 hour days and one x 8 hour day – early knock on your last day leading into a 3 day long weekend!!!
  • Weekly pay including a Regional Allowance
  • Annual workshop Safety and Performance Bonus on offer
  • Mackay Workshop based (be home every night)
  • Purchase additional annual leave, for greater work/life balance
  • Earn up to $5,000 when you successfully refer someone for a role
  • Access to 20+ company-wide employee benefits to help you save money
  • Work in an environment that fosters learning and development, training, career pathways, and progression
  • Being part of a global, innovative organisation
  • Great supportive team environment
  • Overtime opportunities*


We are seeking a Trade Assistant to work out of our Mackay workshop on a full-time basis. Our Service operation take pride in knowing that we're shaping the future of the mining industry and keeping its workers safe.

You will predominantly provide support within our Overhaul Transformers team, this is an opportunity suited to an experienced Boilermaker or Fabricator. You will be welding, bending busbar and making small brackets for jobs in the Workshop. You will ideally have an Electrical Trade assistant background.


Your willingness to gets hands on in a manufacturing/repair's environment will be complemented by the following:

  • Can do attitude
  • An ability to work unsupervised
  • A strong team player willing to get your hands dirty
  • Strong hand tool and attention to detail skills
  • A forklift ticket – desirable, but not mandatory
  • Experience in a mechanical or electrical environment desirable
  • Boilermaker skills highly regarded

This role is not a FIFO or DIDO position you must reside in Mackay or be willing to relocate to Mackay to be successful for this role.

Think you know Ampcontrol? You may be surprised.

Ampcontrol is challenging the future by solving the most complex problems in energy. We create energy solutions of scale using innovation partnerships, our smart people, and advanced Australian manufacturing. Our vision is to lead the global energy revolution and make net zero a reality. Every day, the world-first innovations from Ampcontrol help and support customers in all industries to decarbonise. With a proven track record of award-winning innovations and 55 years of developing custom energy solutions, we are trusted by customers worldwide to future-proof their business.

Ampcontrol is transforming the world through collaboration to engineer complex electrical solutions. By partnering with universities and the brightest minds in energy, we develop cutting-edge technology for customers. We provide complete electrical solutions for energy, infrastructure, and resources industries, from ideation through to design, manufacturing, service, and repair. Our revolutionary innovations supply clean, drinkable water and stand-alone power to remote communities. We’re decarbonising mining, ensuring safer underground environments with Intrinsically Safe electric vehicles, and collaborating with industry partners to develop small-scale hydrogen storage solutions and electric-powered boats.

Ready to challenge the future?

Then apply now! If you are intrigued or excited by what you have read, we want to hear from you. You can learn more about what it’s like to work at Ampcontrol by visiting www.ampcontrolgroup.com.

  • Published on 23 Jul 2024, 10:34 PM