Tradesperson - Carpenter

Australian Rail Track Corporation

Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for performing all trade related tasks.

  • Based in Port Augusta
  • Great opportunity to join knowledgeable team in rail industry
  • Permanent full-time opportunity
About Us
Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) plays a critical role in the transport supply chain and in the overall economic development of Australia.  We manage and operate over 8500 kms of track in New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland, making us one of Australia's largest rail network owners.
ARTC recognises that a talented and diverse workforce is fundamental to building a commercially strong and customer focused organisation. With your expertise and contribution, we can create a cooperative team that draws strength from our diversity and produces innovative solutions.

About the Role
Reporting to the Team Leader you will be responsible for performing all trade related tasks associated with the maintenance and repair of our rest houses and right of way.  As part of this you will be required to operate machinery and assist in rail related maintenance and construction tasks as required. 
About You
In order to be successful in this role it is essential that you have significant experience in:
  • performing maintenance, repairs and preventative maintenance activities;
  • maintaining records associated with maintenance, repairs and modifications.
Required qualifications/experience:
  • trade in carpentry
  • Highly desirable is experience working in a rail environment
  • Full driving license
Applicants must be willing to be flexible on hours of work, be able to travel away from home and work on call and overtime as required by ARTC.

As part of the recruitment process, you will be required to consent to a National Criminal History Check. Appointment is subject to ARTC's medical fitness standards relative to the position. ARTC is a drug and alcohol free working environment.

To apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button and address your application to Ruth Gammage, Human Resource Coordinator by 28 August 2019.