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Trade Assistant - Sydney Airport

Australia > Sydney

About the Company:

TCR Group's global presence spans across 200 airports, reaching five continents and 20 countries. With a network of a dedicated team of over 1,500 employees worldwide, we are committed to delivering excellence on a truly international scale.

For a quarter of a century, the TCR Group has been a global leader, specialising in Ground Support Equipment Maintenance, Rental, and Fleet Management services. Our extensive portfolio includes a wide range of essential equipment, from push-back tractors and loaders to belt loaders, catering trucks, ground power units, air starter units, tow bars, trailers-dollies, baggage carts, and more. We proudly serve Ground Handlers, Airlines, and Airports worldwide, delivering top-tier solutions that keep the aviation industry moving smoothly.

Available Position:

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual with a special interest in mechanics and ideally previous experience in machine workshops or machinery operations.  Working alongside our Sydney Workshop team, the Trades Assistant role assists the efficient operations of our workshop so that we can deliver timely service and repairs of GSE equipment to our customers. 

As our Australian business continues to grow, we can offer this great opportunity for the right applicant to diversify their skills and build a career pathway in a specialist area, working on unique Ground Support Equipment (GSE).

What we offer:

·         4 days on 4 days off (rolling day shift)

·         5 weeks of paid annual leave + 2 extra days of Paid Annual Leave “Health & Happiness”

·         Uniforms supplied and laundered

·         11 % Superannuation

·         Great working environment based onsite at Sydney Airport

·         Working on unique and specialised equipment

·         Working as part of a global company with the opportunity to build a career pathway

Position Requirements:

High school certificate or equivalent education certificate; one to three months related experience and or training; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

·         Previous mechanical experience is highly desirable

·         Welding experience is highly desirable

·         Demonstrated mechanical aptitude and the ability to learn and develop.

·         Hold a current national Manual “C” class driver’s license; and

·         Hold a current “MR” class driver’s license (desirable)

·         Forklift certificate (desirable)

·         Must be keen and enthusiastic

·         Willing to undergo a full medical examination

·         Willing to undertake ASIC background checks for a security pass

Position Description:

·         Assisting qualified mechanics to perform minor repairs and service of vehicles and equipment in a timely manner

·         Pickup and delivery of spare parts

·         Packaging and sending of freight 

·         Receiving and stocking new parts

·         General yard/workshop cleaning and maintenance

·         Workshop and equipment cleaning

·         Store duties as and when required 

·         Performing other general, non-trades services as directed


If you think you are the right person for this opportunity then apply through this advert now by attaching your CV outlining your work history.  

We look forward to receiving your application.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and you will be contacted should you be shortlisted for an initial interview. 



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