Trade Assistant


About this role: Trade Assistant

We are looking for Trade Assistance of varying levels of experience to work across multiple sites in the Pilbara region. We are able to offer 2:1 rosters. This is your opportunity to join a dynamic team at one of the leading Iron-Ore producers in Australia. As a Trade Assistant, you are responsible for helping and supporting tradespeople and assisting with the maintenance of worksites and equipment. Trades Assistants commonly work within the electrical, telecommunications, mining, and building and construction industries. We are looking for a dedicated individual.

This role, directed by the Process Supervisor, holds a critical function in ensuring the efficient operation of all major equipment within the Fixed Plant. The following are the primary duties:

  • Assisting the team in day-to-day operations.
  • Safe and efficient operation of equipment (eg, EWP’s, telehandlers)
  • Being flexible as no two days are the same.
  • Maintain a safe working environment.


Licenses desired (not mandatory)

  • Manual Driving License
  • Working at heights
  • Current Forklift License
Flexible on experience, looking for an individual with the right attitude
  • Good team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work and assist across all areas (fabrication, electrical & fitting)


  • FIFO from Perth
  • 2:1
  • 12-hour shifts
  • Superannuation is paid on all hours.

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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a provider of recruitment and flexible workforce solutions that connects skilled individuals with opportunities across Australasia and worldwide. Our expertise lies in matching candidates with industry-leading projects and organizations in technical, professional, trades, and craft disciplines on a contract, permanent, or secondment basis.
Since 2001, Brunel has been operating in Australasia with significant bases in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, and Port Moresby, complemented by a vast global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices, and 45 years of successful operation.
We take pride in being an equal opportunity employer and advocate for applications from female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Rebecca Daglan is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

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Rebecca Daglan
Brunel Energy Australia