Overview

NSW Government

Technical Assistant Plumbing

Tamworth location

Casual Position

$45.32 Casual Hourly Rate

At TAFE NSW, we are dedicated to life-changing impact.

That’s why we offer world-class training and education that delivers the skills needed for the jobs of today and tomorrow.

Life-changing impact starts with an incredible team that sees their career as an opportunity to transform someone’s world. Whether that’s inspiring students, supporting each other, or helping our communities and industries flourish.

We live by TAFE NSW values: Customer First, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence. They define who we are, how we work and inspire our performance.

We invest in our people

At TAFE NSW, you will discover a diverse, dynamic, and collaborative environment, where you can innovate, create value, and do meaningful work.

We provide you with tools and ongoing training and professional development, health and wellbeing programs, and depending on your role.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the TAFE NSW Class Support team as a Technical Assistant. Enjoy the flexibility of work life balance in this Casual role. The Technical Assistant Plumbing is responsible for supporting the teaching effort in the provision of a customer?focused, high quality, welcoming learning environment and commitment to the continuous improvement of the?campus’ performance.

About You

Working in a supportive environment, you will play a vital role in assisting with the delivery of educational programs. Your experience in the plumbing industry and well-developed knowledge of tools and equipment will be key in this role. Your initiative to identify and organise resources required by students and staff will deliver service excellence. You will enjoy working in a performance driven team with strong values and integrity.

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Essential Requirements:

1. Trade qualifications appropriate to the role and trades area and/or relevant industry experience (Plumbing)

2. Demonstrated ability to service, clean, repair and safely operate workshop machinery.

3. Demonstrated application of practical, administration and computer skills to support supply, stores, maintenance, warehouse related duties and record keeping or similar activities.

4. Possession of or willingness to obtain prior to commencement of employment, the following:

a) Drivers Licence

b) First Aid Certificate

c) Forklift Licence

d) If applicable, any other

Our commitment to Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion

We are committed to creating a culturally safe and accessible workplace where dignity, trust, respect, and the promotion of diversity and inclusion are valued, so you can safely bring your whole self to work and connect with your community through our many diverse employee networks.

If you require an adjustment in the recruitment process, please contact our Talent Acquisition Advisor listed below.

A career of life-changing impact awaits you. Apply now!

Applications close 11.55pm AEDT Sunday, 18th February 2024

To apply for this role, click on ‘apply now’ and provide:

  • Your current resume (PDF)
  • JP Certified copies of your qualifications in one PDF
  • Responses to the targeted question (150 word max) when prompted in the application form

Targeted question:

Please demonstrate your ability to use a computer and knowledge of software packages.

General recruitment and adjustment enquiries: contact Peta Handley, Talent Acquisition Advisor via email at

Role-specific enquiries: contact Renae Kilby, Staffing Pool Coordinator via email at or 02 7921 6695.

For helpful insights into preparing your application, TAFE NSW’s recruitment process, and getting interview ready, read through our and the interactive .

This is a child-related position. is a prerequisite for anyone in child-related work. It involves a national criminal history check and review of findings of workplace misconduct.

An eligibility list, valid for 18 months, may be created for this position, and position(s) of the same classification that subsequently becomes vacant, may be filled via this recruitment.