Aston TA JobFit Challenge | QLD

Trade Assistant | Make BIG parts for the mining and construction industries

Are you an experienced TA wanting more? Upskill to machining or becoming a welder.






$40 to $55

  • Local roles making parts for construction and mining industries
  • Learn from the best trades out there with career progression in machining or welding
  • $32/hr – $38/hr + super (some roles offer penalties)

Had experience as a TA working on gantry cranes, basic machining or roll forming? Want to learn to make parts on industrial CNC machines or progress to 2nd class welding?

Join our next Aston TA JobFit Challenge and we’ll give you the insight as to what it means to be an Aston TA, the companies that we work with and set you up with local opportunities to work with leading manufactures who support the mining and construction industries across Australia.

The best part is, because we working in mining and construction, you’re only going to hear about employers who are manufacturing some pretty cool equipment and you’ll get hands on experience with some of the best trades around.

Duties of an Aston TA/ Mechanical TA:

  • Assist Machinists, Welders and Mechanical Fitters
  • Assist and learn to work on industrial CNC machines
  • Operate machinery including gantry cranes & forklifts to move equipment across the workshop
  • Support welders and boilermakers and upskill to become a 2nd class welder
  • Spray painting of parts & equipment
  • Maintaining health and safety standards of the workshop
  • $32 – $38/hr + Super

To be successful you will be required to have:

  • 6 months previous experience as a TA
  • Must have worked on the tools in a manufacturing plant
  • Had exposure to welding, roll forming, machining or gantry cranes
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Good mechanical aptitude and wanting to progress
  • Forklift licence is essential

Starting Pay Rates:

  • $32 – $38/hr + Super | 8- 10 hour days

Come and join our Aston TA JobFit™ Challenge to find out more what it means to be an Aston TA, your career progression and current available opportunities.


If this sounds like the career opportunity you have been looking for, APPLY now or contact Kathleen via the below details:

Kathleen| | 08 6388 2894