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Date: 09-Jan-2019

Location: Bandiana, VIC, AU

Company: Broadspectrum

The Company 

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and services organisation operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. Broadspectrum has a long and successful partnership with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and is now seeking applicants for a Trade Assistant. This position will be based at Bandiana, Victoria under the Defence Maintenance & Support Services contract (DMSS).


The Role


As the Tradesperson Assistant at the Bandiana facility you will work as part of the team to provide maintenance support on a wide variety of Defence Vehicles and equipment.


The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:


  • Undertake simple maintenance tasks under the direction of a tradesperson
  • Work autonomously and as part of team
  • Be responsible for the tools, parts and equipment in your control
  • Perform Grit Blasting activities
  • Contribute to collaborative innovation by identifying continuous improvement initiatives
  • Operate plant and machinery as required and provided by the Department of Defence to perform maintenance tasks
  • Comply with Company and customer Work Health and Safety requirements
  • Willingness to perform additional work-related responsibilities such as first aid attendant, safety committee representative


Skills and Experience:


  • Hold demonstrated experience in technical or mechanical related work, preferably part qualified in a Certificate of Trade Proficiency
  • Ability to read and interrupt technical documentation
  • Possess a current Australian State or Territory drivers licence
  • You must be an Australian citizen and able to maintain a Department of Defence Security Clearance


You will have a dedicated approach to workplace health and safety, with a willingness to work as part of a team. In return Broadspectrum will provide the opportunity of a permanent, full-time role with competitive rates of pay and the support of a large national Company.

To Apply:

Please visit the Careers section of our website or Click “APPLY” to forward your application CV, along with copies of your trade qualifications and proof of Citizenship.


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business. For more information about us, visit

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