Careers

Mitchell Plastic Welding employs plastic welders and fabricators, as well as labourers. You must have a current drivers licence to apply for a position with MPW.

Current vacancies

Accounts / Admin Assistant

Previous experience in general office administration, data entry and book keeping required.
The successful applicant will require the following:

  • Data entry and processing
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Book keeping skills, MYOB preferred
  • Strong computing skills
  • The ability to learn new software
  • The ability to multi-task
  • Possess a strong attention to detail
  • Drivers Licence

Previous Applicants need not apply.

Full time Position (hours negotiable) based at Castle Forbes Bay.

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Truck driver

Experienced Truck Driver required. Must have clean HR licence. Mix of truck driving and general labouring work.

Previous Applicants need not apply.

Full time based at Castle Forbes Bay.

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Asset Controller – Plant & Equipment

We are looking for someone to help control the movement, scheduling and maintenance of our plant and equipment assets.

You should have sound computer skills and experience in asset management for plant and equipment.

You will need to interact with management and production teams on a daily basis and be responsible for the detailed planning of the preventative maintenance schedule.

You will be responsible for ensuring completion of required planned activities and planning any follow up actions as a result of planned / improvement work.

You will need to liaise with Mechanical and Management teams to enable continuous reviews of the maintenance systems and day to day requirements of various sites.

You will assist the Store person when required and also maintain a database of assets.

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Civil Engineer / Estimator

Location: Offices in Hobart and Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania.

Some intra and interstate travel required.

This position comes with an immediate start available and is on a full time basis. Offering an excellent salary package commensurate with experience.

MPW is a successful family owned company specialising in Manufacturing, Plastic Fabrication and Repair capabilities to the Aquaculture, Industrial and Agricultural Irrigation Sectors.

We are seeking an applicant with broad experience in water sector civil design, with specialist experience in planning and design for pipeline systems.

The preferred applicant will have experience in the civil water sector, and previous experience working with utilities, local/state government and large private entities. We are seeking a person with strong technical knowledge, who is able to interpret tender documents and plans, lead detailed planning and all stages of design development. Some site experience in construction management and commissioning would be advantageous. Experience in delivering design services in hydraulic modelling would also be an advantage.

You will need to bring to this role:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Experience in managing client communications
  • An ability to understand and translate complex tender documents
  • Competency in interpretation of design drawings
  • Preparing and reviewing designs, technical reports, drawings, technical specifications
  • Managing and delivering investigations and studies, including detailed reporting
  • Experience in producing computer aided drawings
  • Practical skills and an understanding of pricing concepts
  • Managing bids for prospective projects
  • Experience in or the ability to develop strong client relationships
  • Demonstrated experience in working autonomously
  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
  • Current clean drivers licence
  • High level of computer literacy
  • Knowledge and commitment to good WHS practice
  • Willingness to work hands on

 

Ideal candidate requirements

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil)
  • CPEng accreditation or evidence of likely attainment within the next 6 months
  • Water pipeline, infrastructure, system design and earth works
  • Hydraulic design and modelling experience
  • Estimating projects and maintaining cost control as well as variations
  • Working with stakeholders including utilities, local/state government and private entities

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Supervisor

Location: Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania.

This position comes with an immediate start available and is on a full time basis. Offering an excellent salary package, commensurate with experience.

MPW is a successful family owned company specialising in Manufacturing, Plastic Fabrication and Repair capabilities to the Aquaculture, Industrial and Agricultural Irrigation Sectors.

The preferred applicant will have experience in leading a team in a manufacturing environment, as well management skills. We are seeking a person who will manage the day to day production, staffing and stock control of our newly created roto moulding section.

You will need to bring to this role:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in managing a small team
  • An ability to maintain and report on production scheduling
  • Demonstrated experience in working autonomously
  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
  • An ability to monitor and control stock levels
  • Current clean drivers licence
  • Moderate level of computer literacy
  • Knowledge and commitment to good WHS practice
  • Willingness to work hands on

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Fabricator / Welder

Location: Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania.

Some intra and interstate travel may be required.

This position comes with an immediate start available and is on a full time basis.

MPW is a successful family owned company specialising in Manufacturing, Plastic Fabrication and Repair capabilities to the Aquaculture, Industrial and Agricultural Irrigation Sectors.

Do you have fabrication and welding skills? If you can work with metal, you can work with plastic.

You will need to bring to this role:

  • Experience with Welding and fabrication
  • Ability to work indoors and outdoors in a diverse range of locations
  • Demonstrated experience in working autonomously
  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
  • Current clean drivers licence
  • Moderate level of computer literacy
  • Knowledge and commitment to good WHS practice
  • Chainsaw and forklift licence would be advantageous.

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Roto Moulder Operator

Location: Castle Forbes Bay, Tasmania.

This position comes with an immediate start available and is on a full time basis. Shift work is usually a 3 or 4 day week on rotation.

MPW is a successful family owned company specialising in Manufacturing, Plastic Fabrication and Repair capabilities to the Aquaculture, Industrial and Agricultural Irrigation Sectors.

The preferred applicant will have experience in the plastic roto moulding sector. Great rotating shifts means you only work 3 or 4 days per week.

You will need to bring to this role:

  • Experience with Plastic Roto Moulders
  • Experience in working within a small team
  • An ability to report on production output
  • Demonstrated experience in working with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills
  • Current clean drivers licence
  • Moderate level of computer literacy
  • Knowledge and commitment to good WHS practice

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