EMPLOYMENT

TRADESMAN

Ashton Engineering

Ashton Engineering is always on the lookout for competent tradesmen. We are a family owned business employing between 25 - 30 people. We require our staff to be versatile and possess skills that cover most aspects of steel fabrication and machining.

Ideally our fabrication shop employees should possess some or all of the following:

  • Trade acceptable welding skills in all positions
  • Capable of marking out, setting out and tacking up
  • Proficient in the use of CNC press brakes
  • Proficient in the use of plate rolls
  • Proficient in the use of guillotines
  • Interpret workshop drawings
  • Be able to work from sketches and discussion
  • Produce neat and acceptable products
  • Must be punctual, reliable and work efficiently
  • Must follow O.W.H. & S. guidelines and workshop rules
  • Must carry out legal instructions
  • Willing to work overtime as required

Ideally our machine shop employees should possess some or all of the following:

  • Capable of machining to size
  • Capable of cutting threads with tool in lathe
  • Proficient in the use of a milling machine
  • Proficient in the use of a slotting machine
  • Able to cut keyways
  • Proficient in the use of a horizontal borer
  • Sharpen drills & tooling on a bench grinder
  • Interpret workshop drawings
  • Be able to work from sketches and discussion
  • Produce neat and acceptable products
  • Must be punctual, reliable and work efficiently
  • Must follow O.W.H. & S. guidelines and workshop rules
  • Must carry out legal instructions
  • Willing to work overtime as required
Ashton Engineering

Although Ashton Engineering is regularly involved in small to medium contracts with the Central Queensland mining industry, our major source of work is from local industry and consists mainly of custom made products, repairs and rebuilds etc. To be successful we require staff with a broad range of skills and experience.

Please feel free to send a resume to igloo@ashtonengineering.com.au or contact us for more information.