Trades Assistant


The fabrication of tanks, vessels, and other components occurs across our two large workshops at the Shepparton site and Furphy Engineering are seeking to hire a number of Trades Assistants to join our team.

Working within our production team, having access to state-of-the-art equipment and machinery, a wealth of industry experience in our existing team of qualified tradespeople and an extensive range of fabrication and welding techniques.


  • Above award hourly rates based on individual skills and experience
  • Long term employment opportunity with high level job security
  • 38-hour week with overtime available

About you:

If you are looking for a hands-on role, enjoy working as part of a team and have workshop experience, this is the job for you.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience with hand & power tools
  • Fabrication industry experience desirable, not essential
  • A reliable and punctual approach to work
  • A willingness to learn new skills
  • Serious approach to workplace safety

What we offer:

As part of the Furphy Engineering team, you will receive:

  • The opportunity to work as part of a well-respected, industry leading, family business
  • Ongoing training for development and career progression
  • Access to our employee assistance program for employees and their families
  • Participation in an Employee Share Plan after a qualifying period

We are a progressive business and actively encourage diversity and inclusion. All ages welcome to apply.

Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for this role, addressed to:

Production Manager

Furphy Engineering

Job Details

Position Title

Trades Assistant



Reports to

Operations Manager

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Shepparton, Victoria

Basis of employment