We’re inventing the future, right here, right now, at Thales. We design the critical security solutions of tomorrow by combining the curiosity to explore, the intelligence to question and the vision to create. Together we solve complicated problems by combining our experience in the market with our leading research and development capabilities.
We are looking for a Welder to provide 1st class welding and trade skills and join our Trade and Production team part of the Maritime, Ship Repair Services domain. You will provide extensive trade skills in the welding fabrication area in support of the Marine business within a multi resources team, operating in various environments.
Welding components and structures using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (down-hand, horizontal, vertical or overhead)
Fabrication of all types of steel work from drawings or samples in various types of metals.
Familiar with workshop machinery and the operation of mechanical workshops
Managing stores and welding equipment – issues and repairs / tests equipment
Willingness to undertake multi skilled activities in all aspects of ship repair ie, light and heavy fabrication, sheet metal pipe fabrication
Experience within ship building/repair industry preferable or alternatively other heavy engineering fields ie, Mining, Marine, Power Stations, Gas Lines or Bridges.
Appropriate trade qualifications in Welding fabrication Heavy
Familiar with all welding process’s GMAW and MMAW.
Familiar with marine practices, ship layout and technical interpretation.
And now the fine print!
Must be eligible for an Australian Defence Clearance (http://www.defence.gov.au/AGSVA/)
Part of the selection process will be a pre-employment police and medical check
Thales is committed to promoting and maintaining a workplace culture of shared respect that enables all of us to feel valued, do our best, and remain truly passionate about the place that we work. We are committed to making reasonable adjustments to provide a positive, barrier-free recruitment process and supportive workplace. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and individuals from diverse backgrounds.
We are also proud to be a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for Women. If you would like to know more on how we are supporting our employees, you can view our policies and initiatives here: https://work180.com/en-AU/for-women/employer/thales.
Wellbeing matters at Thales, and where possible we encourage flexible working.