Factory worker (Full-time)

Big Tyre is seeking a motivated individual to join its team to work in the manufacture and repair of rubber and polyurethane products in its Toowoomba factory. The primary responsibilities will vary but may include rubber buffing, sand blasting, painting, lathe work, mixing and pouring polyurethane, working with rubber, cleaning, and various manual activities.

The successful candidate will:

  • have a strong work ethic and drive (includes hard working, fast, punctual, dedicated)
  • have a strong character (includes honesty, being responsible, reliable, respectful)
  • have a positive attitude
  • pay attention to detail (make sure it’s done right, quality is critical)
  • take responsibility for your actions
  • be willing to learn and receive correction
  • be a team player
  • show initiative
  • be effective when working alone and unsupervised
  • have good problem-solving skills
  • have high mechanical aptitude
  • enjoy working with your hands to create and build
  • not mind getting dirty and hot
  • have a driver’s licence
  • have a forklift licence (or be willing to obtain one)
  • be a non-smoker.

A truck driver’s license would also be viewed favourably as would steel working skills. All applications must include: a resume with previous work history and a character reference for yourself written by a former employer, teacher, or pastor. Shortlisted candidates will also need to supply contact details for at least two professional referees. The position is available for an immediate start.

Applications should be emailed to dan@bigtyre.com.au or mailed to:

Daniel Louden
Big Tyre
PO Box 1777
Toowoomba, QLD 4350

 

Maintenance Fitter

Big Tyre is seeking a motivated Fitter and Turner to join its team to work on machinery maintenance and upgrades. Big Tyre is a manufacturing specialist, working with steel, rubber, and polyurethane to manufacture and or rebuild wheels, tyres and tracks. The equipment is highly specialised, and in some cases, unique.

The successful candidate will have:

  • strong work ethic and drive (includes hard working, punctual, dedicated)
  • strong character (includes honesty, being responsible, reliable, respectful)
  • positive attitude
  • attention to detail
  • will be highly skilled in welding & machining
  • take responsibility for your actions
  • team player
  • show initiative
  • effective when working alone and unsupervised
  • good problem-solving skills
  • high mechanical aptitude
  • driver’s licence
  • forklift licence (or be willing to obtain one)
  • non-smoker.

A truck driver’s licence would also be viewed favourably but is not considered essential. All applications must include: a resume with previous work history; and a character reference for yourself written by a former employer, teacher, or pastor. Shortlisted candidates will also need to supply contact details for at least two professional referees. The position is available for an immediate start.

Applications should be emailed to dan@bigtyre.com.au or mailed to:

Daniel Louden
Big Tyre
PO Box 1777
Toowoomba, QLD 4350

 

Machinist (Full-time)

Big Tyre is seeking a motivated Machinist to join its team in the factory. Big Tyre specialises in the manufacture and rebuilding of wheels, tyres and tracks. The job would include the machining of steel, rubber and polyurethane for the general manufacture of goods as well as assisting in general maintenance requirements under the direction of our senior Fitter and Turner.

The successful candidate will:

  • be skilled in the machining of steel
  • have a positive attitude
  • pay attention to detail
  • take responsibility for their actions
  • be a team player
  • show initiative
  • be effective when working alone and unsupervised
  • have good problem-solving skills
  • have high mechanical aptitude
  • have a driver’s licence
  • have a forklift licence (or be willing to obtain one)
  • be a non-smoker.

A truck driver’s licence and welding skills would also be viewed favourably but are not considered essential. All applications must include a resume with previous work history; and preferably a character reference for yourself written by a former employer, teacher, or pastor. Shortlisted candidates will also need to supply contact details for at least two professional referees. The position is available for an immediate start.

Applications should be emailed to dan@bigtyre.com.au or mailed to:

Daniel Louden
Big Tyre
PO Box 1777
Toowoomba, QLD 4350