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Trades Assistant

Date Published:  16-Feb-2021
Employment Type:  Full-time

The CBH Group is an integrated grain supply chain co-operative owned and controlled by approximately 4,200 Western Australian grain growing businesses. CBH is Australia’s largest co-operative, with operations extending along the grain supply chain from storage, handling and transport to marketing and processing. Our safety vision is that everyone returns home safely at the end of each work day. We’re committed to providing a safe, healthy and productive work environment with a diverse and inclusive culture.


The Role

We are seeking a passionate individual to join our Corrigin Country Maintenance Team as a Trades Assistant. Working with highly experienced Tradespeople, you will be accoutable for assisting with preventative and corrective maintenance of all fixed and portable equipment associated with all CBH assets within the assigned area of responsibility


Key Responsibilities 

  • Provide assistance with preventative and corrective maintenance and repairs to bulk handling equipment which includes elevators, conveyors, fixed and portable machinery
  • Assist with install programs as required for major maintenance upgrades 
  • Assist with basic evaluations and troubleshooting of equipment breakdowns, fault finding and repairs 
  • Assit with warehousing duties


Benefits of working for CBH:

CBH offer a range of fantastic employee focused benefits aimed at ensuring a healthy work life balance, including:

  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Corporate Employee discounts including travel, health insurance funds and financial services
  • Career progression opportunities13-weeks paid parental leave
  • Employee assistance program
  • CBH Superannuation Fund


To find out more about working with CBH visit .


CBH supports diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds to be a part of a friendly and inclusive work environment.


About You

You will:

  • Exhibit a strong dedication to prioritising safety
  • Communicate professionally and demonstrate a strong work ethic
  • Display the desire and willingness to learn and accept new challenges
  • Hold the following tickets and licences: Construction White Card, First Aid, Working at Heights, Confined Space, Elevated Work Platforms, Forklift
  • Hold a valid Drivers Licence 


 Possession of the following will be advantageous:

  • Plant based Maintenance experience 
  • Exposure to batch, belt and weighbrige systems
  • Licenses including Dogging, Rigging and HR Drivers Licence 
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • General knowledge of auto electrics 
  • Competent with computer programs including microsoft office


How to apply

Please submit your application via our CBH Careers website by clicking ‘apply now’.


Please include in your application:

  • An up-to-date CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Copy of your existing licences and tickets as outlined on your CV


Applications need to be submitted before close of business on Tuesday 2nd March 2021. For further information please visit our website


We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date if sufficient applications are received prior.

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