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Fabricator - Melbourne Airport

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We have an exciting role as a fabricator within our Australian business for an enthusiastic and motivated trade-qualified person in either Welding/Fabrication keen to join a supportive and collaborative team on a full-time basis based out of our Melbourne Airport workshop.   

Position Description:

The fabrication position involves utilising your technical skills and experience as a tradesman to conduct repairs and preventive maintenance of ground support equipment. 

You will report daily to the Shift Supervisor however will ultimately be under the management of the State Service Manager. 

Your role involves conducting preventive servicing, data collecting as well as repair, and maintenance tasks that reflect a trade standard. 

The wide variety of equipment and the unique nature of aviation equipment means there is an opportunity for you to bring a wide collection of knowledge & skills to the role. 

The Company:

TCR Group's global presence spans across 200 airports, reaching five continents and 20 countries. With a network of over 80 workshops and a dedicated team of 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, specializing 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.


  • Must reside in Australia with full working rights.

  • Relevant Trade Qualification in Welding/Fabrication

  • Previous experience with aluminum welding to AS/NZS 1665

  • Previous experience with Basic Mechanics & Vehicle Servicing

  • Must hold a current Driver's License

  • A strong focus on safety standards and relevant company policies & procedures

  • Willingness to undertake ASIC background checks for security access

  • Willingness to undertake a pre-employment medical check

  • Be able to pass a drug and alcohol tests

What we offer:

  • M-F 38hr week

  • 4 weeks annual leave + 2 additional leave days over and above

  • Attractive pay and working conditions

  • Working on various unique and specialised equipment

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

  • Uniforms provided and laundered

  • 11% superannuation

Personal Attributes:

  • Professional can-do attitude

  • Motivated and pro-active

  • Strong work ethic with a history of reliability

  • Checkable references


Please submit a Cover Letter outlining why you are interested in this role and what skills and experience you can bring.  In addition, upload a copy of your current CV outlining your reliable working 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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