Painter & Blaster - Trades Assistant

Job Description

Join our team as a Paint & Blast Trades Assistant and dive into the exciting world of abrasive blasting, protective coating, and heavy equipment painting! In this full-time, permanent role, you'll play a crucial part in keeping our operations running smoothly while sticking to our top-notch safety, health, and environment management standards.

If you have a keen eye for detail and take pride in your work, this is the perfect job for you! Come be a part of Force's dynamic team and let's create something amazing together!

The Offer -

  • Permanent roster Monday to Friday in our Mackay workshop!
  • Casual contracts available
  • up to 12 hrs per day |Paid fortnightly
  • Super on all hours
  • $5k Refer a mate incentive.
  • Enjoy a host of discounts with our preferred providers on health insurance, select retailers, novated leases & salary packaging!

What is your day-to-day going to look like?

  • Carry out Paint and Blast repairs and upgrade improvements to the Rental equipment fleet as required.
  • Prepare abrasive Paint & Blast earth moving equipment, unsupervised.
  • Apply two pack systems to structural steel and machinery.
  • Blast, prime and pain within job specifications.
  • General housekeeping and yard clean up as required.
  • Ensure that all works completed are in line with our safety plan.
  • Monitor quality of all work performed.

What are you bringing to the table?

  • Unrestricted rights to work in Australia.
  • Current Australian driver’s licence (mandatory)
  • Demonstrated prior experience with Industrial Painting & Blasting
  • Previous experience in the painting and blasting of heavy earthmoving equipment. (Highly Desired)
  • Able to pull down equipment in readiness for surface preparation.
  • A high commitment and understanding of safety procedures and their importance.
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to meet set deadlines.
  • The ability to work cohesively and collaboratively in a small team.
  • Current High Risk Forklift Licence (Highly Desired)
  • Current Working at Heights Certificate (Highly Desired)

Hit “Apply Now” or reach out to us directly on or 0473 031 066 to kickstart your career with us today!