Employment Opportunities

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18th of November 2017 08:00 PM
Scaffolder/Labourer- Colyton

Ticketed Scaffolders and Labourers. Full-time work available with an immediate start.

Own car essential as you will be required to attend multiple job sites throughout the day. White card essential. Steel cap boots are required, other safety gear supplied.

Experience not essential so if you are reliable and enjoy physical work and the ability to work outdoors call Tua on 0415538995.
18th of November 2017 05:30 PM
Store Manager (Fast Food)- St Marys

Join an upbeat fast paced restaurant environment, offering huge potential for growth, company sponsored training & development, corporate management structure, and part of a large chain of restaurants throughout Australia.

Key Tasks:

- Open or close restaurant
- Calculation of floats & registers
- Staff task allocation / delegation
- Monitor business levels for stock control
- Preparation of staff rosters
- Handling customer complaints
- Adhering to OH&S regulations
- Adhering to budgets & forecasts
- Implementation of marketing strategies
- Attending management meetings
- Recruitment & staff selection and staff training


- Able to work a rotational roster
- Own car
- Permanent Resident
- Quick Service Restaurant Experience
- Previous supervisory or team leadership experience

All applicants for this position will be required to provide a National Police check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.

Remuneration: $54,750 to $60,225 incl. Super + Bonus

Please email your resume to George@works4you.com.au or call our office on 02 9635 0014 to discuss these opportunities in more detail.
17th of November 2017 07:00 PM

Applicant must be competent in the following:

1. Set & Run 6 Head Moulder, 2. Profile Grinding of Cutters, 3. Operate Thicknesser & Jointer, 4. Read Cutting Lists.

Windoor is a market leading company specialising in SOLID timber bespoke joinery. We are proud of our employees and care about our customers. We are located within walking distance to St Mary's Railway Station.

Full-Time Position- Overtime Available
Company Profit Share Program -after qualifying period
If you have the skill set listed and are a mature worker who only wants to work 3-4 days per week this can be discussed subject to your suitability for the position.

Please apply by sending your Resume and cover letter to: production@windoor.com.au/ Contact Kevin on (02) 9833-6908

Only Successful Applicants will be contacted.
17th of November 2017 05:00 PM
Office Support – Part-time, Parramatta

Location Parramatta
Pay $20 ph + Super
Part time position

Working hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm

Seeking for a professional Office Support who is well-presented, driven and energetic to work at the front office.

Duties and Responsibilities:

- Creating a warm and welcoming environment for all staff, visitors and guests.
- Managing all aspects of the reception desk
- Operating the switchboard
- Booking meetings
- Maintaining company records and managing work request.


- Well groomed and professional attitude
- Fluent English in speaking and writing
- Experienced in office front desk environment or similar role
- Solid knowledge and skills of Microsoft Office
- Good organisational and multitasking abilities

Please email your resume to George@works4you.com.au or call our office on 02 96350015 for more information.
16th of November 2017 07:35 PM
Office Manager - Hills District

Your New Company
Australia’s biggest public transport project is underway and they are looking for an experienced and professional Office Manager to join their team onsite. This reputable Tier 1 civil construction company is focused on combining the experience of the most exceptional specialists to be able to provide the best quality for Australia's largest infrastructure investment.

Your New Role
A typical day in your new role will involve providing a comprehensive range of assistance to the team working on this project. This includes:
- Reception and administration coordination
- Maintaining and building relationships with stakeholders
- Managing travel bookings and events
- On boarding and off boarding of staff including setups and asset allocations
- Primary contact for building related issues
- Manage Macquarie Park office remotely

What You Will Need To Succeed
- The successful applicant is an individual who is motivated, energetic, organised and keen to learn.
- You will be within a busy environment and continue to strive for a friendly and exceptional experience for all stakeholders.
- Minimum 3-5 years as an office manger and working on projects
- Previous experience in a busy corporate environment
- Stay a step ahead
- Be highly organised, manage competing deadlines and reliable
- Professional presentation, excellent telephone manner and great administrator skills

What You Will Get In Return
- A fantastic work culture that supports team success and individual development
- An excellent pay rate, $70K + Superannuation
- Development, support and recognition with a Nationally recognised leader.

If this sounds like you or are interested please apply below by attaching your CV or Resume in a Word document format or contact Gabrielle Boniface at 9615 5353 or gabrielle.boniface@randstad.com.au for more information.
16th of November 2017 06:34 PM
Corporate Receptionist - Baulkham Hills

•Well known Company
•Immediate start – Short term temporary assignment
•Baulkham Hills Location

Excellent opportunity for an experienced and energetic Receptionist to join a well know organization within the building industry. This position is located within Baulkham Hills for a short term temporary assignment.

You will be supporting a large team in all aspects of reception and administration, so previous experience is essential.

Your duties may include but are not limited to:
Answering all incoming calls
Meeting and greeting clients and guests
Attending meetings and typing minutes
Preparation of correspondence and documentation
Providing fast paced administration support to the team as well as senior management
Data entry and database maintenance
General ad-hoc duties as required
Assisting in the preparation of presentations and mail merges

The successful application:
Has previous extensive reception experience within a fast paced environment
Will have a high attention to detail and accuracy
Is polished in presentation and mature minded
Has strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Is proficient using Microsoft Office programs, specifically excel

Email your resume to kim@norwestrecruitment.com.au

We thank you for your interest in these roles, however only successful candidates will be contacted.
16th of November 2017 05:31 PM
Machine Operator - Blacktown

Our client a leading supplier of resilient rail fastening systems and solutions located in Blacktown is seeking experienced operators to join their team.

These roles will be long term ongoing and may lead to permanency for the right candidates.

In this exciting role your duties will include but are not limited to:
- Packing products
- Checking the quality of products
- Learn all aspects of running the machines.
- Complete workplace documentation
- Experience in an industrial commercial setting

Day Shift Available. To be successful you will need to have a ‘can do’ attitude and have excellent organisational and time management skills. Forklift licence is an advantage. Applicants must be available for an interview and immediate start. Medicals will be required.

Don’t miss out on these great opportunities to be a part of a continuous growing company. APPLY NOW! Email your updated resume to crussell@staffaus.com.au . For further information please call Cindy on 0400 506 945.
14th of November 2017 08:37 PM
Administration Officer - Parramatta

- 6-8 Week Project
- Western Sydney Location
- Immediate Start

Administration Officer job located in Parramatta on short project for 6 - 8 weeks.

Your new company
This large government organisation located in Parramatta is currently seeking an experienced Administration Officer to assist in their project for 6 - 8 weeks.

Your new role
This role will see the successful candidate provide administrative support to assist in the backlog of invoices that have accumulated throughout the project. You will be required to assist in the processing of invoices, data entry, customer service and other general adhoc duties as required.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in securing this role you must have extensive experience within a similar role within the government. You must have advanced data entry skills, have the ability to work well under pressure and have the ability to come in and hit the ground running.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Emma Bucke at emma.bucke@hays.com.au, or call us now.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Reference Number: 1961616
14th of November 2017 07:50 PM
Development Manager - $125K

The Client:
Our client is a distinguished Australian developer with an impressive array of residential projects. They are a strong and established brand with outstanding relationships and funding, with a strong project pipeline and a large portfolio of assets across Sydney.

The Role:
We are looking for an up and coming Residential Development Manager who is looking to take the next step in their career and has an interest in the build to rent space. You will manage, design, develop and deliver. You will work alongside a team of high calibre development experts and be responsible for driving forth multiple apartment projects.

The Candidate:
You will be driven and passionate about property. You will be a visionary and have the ability to motivate others on the journey. Tertiary qualified in a relevant field and have at least 3 years experience as an ADM working on apartment projects.

To Apply:
Please apply below or call Amanda Nelson or Emma Lines on 02 93628500 for more information or email your CV to elines@goughrecruitment.com.au All applications will be held in the strictest of confidence.
14th of November 2017 06:45 PM
Barista Wanted!!!

We are seeking a friendly barista to join our team at Ugly Mug Café at Richmond.

In this position you will prepare and serve specialty coffee beverages and food to customers. We require our baristas to be enthusiastic about coffee, and maintain a high standard of execution. You should make the customer feel welcome and important at all times.

Baristas Duties will be:
• Provide excellent customer service in a clean and welcoming environment
• Prepare beverages according to customer requests
• Clean maintain all equipment and accessing repair needs
• Follow proper safety and sanitation procedures
• Expand knowledge and participate in staff education opportunities
• Track inventory and as requested place orders

Requirements and Qualifications
• Ability to happily engage in listening and verbally communicating with a wide range of people daily
• Keen awareness of the value of customer service
• Willingness to work a changing shift schedule as requested
• Aptitude for learning on-the-job in a fast-paced environment
• Previous Barista experience and facility with a wide range of coffee and food service terminology

Flexibility is a must in this position both on weekdays and weekends.

We have a great friendly team that have created an enjoyable culture in our café.

If you possess all of the above apply now
Send Resume to info@uglymug.com.au
12th of November 2017 08:00 PM

Part-Time Position
Until February 2018
Immediate Start

Part-Time Project Support/Executive Assistant job located in Parramatta paying $50.00 per hour. This public sector organisation located in Parramatta is seeking an experienced Project Support Officer/Executive Assistant to join their team on a part-time basis until January/February 2018.

Your new role

This role will see the successful candidate provide a high-level of administrative support to the director and the wider team. Duties will include:

- Assist in the preparation, update and distribution of project schedules, budgets and progress reports
- Monitoring and reporting on activities of the project management office
- Providing administrative support to the branch manager, program leaders and officers
- Prepare straightforward reports, documents and presentations to a wide range of enquiries, some of which may be complex
- Provide effective customer service and respond to a broad range of enquiries
- Coordinate meetings and take minutes
- Research and analyze information and data on a range of issues.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful within this role you must have demonstrated experience within a similar role, proven ability to support and deliver projects, have well developed interpersonal skills with the ability to work well within a team environment, excellent customer service and communication skills both written and verbal and experience keeping minutes in meeting. You must also be proficient with MS suites and have the ability to work well under pressure.

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Emma Bucke at emma.bucke@hays.com.au
12th of November 2017 06:00 PM
autoXtreme Bookings Co-ordinator- Newington

We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive Bookings Co-ordinator to join our Newington team in a full time role. The Customer Service and Bookings Officer will provide a high standard of customer service for all our dealership partners and customers.

They will be the first point of contact for all incoming phone enquiries, taking orders, managing requests, allocating stock and lodging online bookings. The Customer Service and Bookings Officer will act a liaison between our dealership partners and our customers. Also, they will assist with any troubleshooting and queries from customers or our dealership partners.

This opportunity provides an excellent opportunity to combine your passion for customer service and work with a busy and fun team in our Warehouse.

About the role:

- Act as the first point of contact for our customers and dealership partners and attend to each query, order or request in an appropriately timed manner
- Answer all incoming calls and action accordingly
- Collect, assign and dispatch bookings from customers to the appropriate technician based on priority and completion time
- Review each order to determine if any additional parts are required and order
- Load all bookings into bookings database in a prompt manner
- Ensure all appropriate stock is made available to ensure meets customers agreed timeframes
- Deliver a high standard of service to our customers and dealership partners

To be considered for this position, you will require the following:-

- Ideally have automotive industry experience and/or auto electrical, would be highly regarded
- Superior customer service skills and as well as exceptional organisation and communication skills
- Ability to work in a fast based environment, achieve set timeframes and interpret enquires and assist our customers and dealership partners accordingly
- Computer Aptitude and administration experience would be ideal
- Experience in planning and development of training material
- Demonstrated understanding of customer service as well as a professional phone manner
- Flexibility and effective task management skills.
- Show initiative and ability to work autonomously as well as work with team-based management practices.

Apply directly to nswrecrutiment@motorone.com to register your interest.
12th of November 2017 03:06 PM

Part-Time Position
4 Month Contract
Immediate Start
Part Time Receptionist job located in Westmead paying $25.00 per hour.

Your new company

This government organisation located in Westmead is currently seeking an experienced Receptionist to join their team until March 2018. This will be a part time position (3 days a week).

Your new role

This role will see the successful candidate provide a range of administrative duties which will include but will not be limited to:

- Managing a busy switchboard
- Meeting and greeting clients
- Preparing conference and meeting rooms
- Setting up video and telephone conferencing equipment
- Liaising with couriers
- Sorting incoming and outgoing mail

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful in securing this position you must have demonstrated experience working on a reception desk. You must have immaculate personal presentation, have outstanding communication and customer service skills and have the ability to work well under pressure.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Emma Bucke at emma.bucke@hays.com.au
11th of November 2017 07:00 PM
Forklift / Labourer- Wetherill Park

Programmed Skilled Workforce is a leading provider of managed labour, staffing and training services. Our client in the Wetherill Park area is expanding their business and are looking for forklift / Labourers.

Currently, we have numerous position Rotating shifts Day/arvo/night, great pay rate and the position is casual but view to permanency for the right person.

To be considered for the position you must have the following:

- Current resume & contactable references
- Forklift / manufacturing industry experience
- Good written & verbal communication skills
- Need to be committed Monday to Friday - Rotating shifts
- Be able to pass a medical / drug & alcohol screen

Please call Rada at Programmed Ph:1300 856 676 Job #203200078
11th of November 2017 05:30 PM
Personal Carer- Westmead

Position available for a reliable, honest and hardworking person to care for disabled person in their own house. Duties include toileting, showering & dressing male client. Also house cleaning, some gardening and cooking.

Hours: Monday -Thursday, 8.00am-12.00pm.

JOB REQUIREMENT: Experience preferred but not essential as training will be provided. Must be a caring & sensitive person. Own transport & phone essential.

Start: ASAP Pay: $25.00 per hour. Local residents strongly encouraged to apply.

To Apply: please ring 0405 706 979
10th of November 2017 07:59 PM
General Assistant- Eastern Creek (5 positions)

Various warehousing duties. Previous experience is highly regarded. Must be well presented and reliable.

Please phone Helen at Employment Services Group Bankstown on 0287968589.
10th of November 2017 06:25 PM
1st Year Diesel Mechanic - Penrith

We have an opening for a 1st Year apprentice to join our team in our Penrith workshop.
Applicants need to be enthusiastic and willing to learn all aspects of the job. Some background knowledge of mechanics would be beneficial but not essential as you will be trained on the job.

- Must be punctual
- Have good Communication Skills
- Have a high level of attention to detail.
- Must take pride in their work

A current drivers licence is also preferable.

If this sounds like you then please forward your resume to wd_p@me.com for consideration.
9th of November 2017 08:10 PM
Yard Hand - Hawkesbury

Titan are looking for a Junior Yard Hand in the yard to assemble, lift and move loads and dismantle Tower Cranes, Hoists and plant equipment as well as other yard duties as directed by the critical works team.

The Main duties of this position include:
- Assemble and dismantle plant and equipment of tower cranes and auxiliary equipment.
- Check all lifting equipment for damage and maintenance requirements prior to commencement of work on a daily basis.
- Secure and control loads as necessary in a safe and efficient manner under the direction of competent operators.
- Operate machinery according to your level of competence.
- Clean up of Yard as required.
- Complete and keep log books and paperwork up to date on daily basis.
- All other duties as directed by the company.

Skills Required/Selection Criteria:
- Current Drivers License
- Self-motivated, shows initiative
- Ability to work unsupervised
- Previous experience working in Construction
- Some knowledge of lifting equipment (desired but not essential)
- Dogman Tickets (desired but not essential)

Please apply for this position by sending your CV and Cover Letter through to careers@titancranes.com.au.

Should you have any questions in relation to the role please don't hesitate to contact Erica Regan, HR Manager on 1300 30 40 52.
9th of November 2017 05:50 PM
Admin Assistant - Hills District

ECS Services Pty Ltd is a leading multi-national security company that prides itself on exceeding standards delivering projects on time every time.

We are a multi award winning company including recently winning the Australian Business award for "Innovation" for work performed at the G20 Summit.

Due to our continued growth we seeking an experienced well organised Admin Assistant to join our Head Office team in Castle Hill.

Duties of the Admin Assistant include providing support to our managers, employees and assisting in general administrative activities.

Key Responsibilities:
Reporting to the General Manager, your duties will include, but are not limited to:
- General office administration and support duties.
- Responding to Sales and Service Requests via email and phone
- Provide Administration Support to Office, Service and Project staff
- Job scheduling
- Job logging
- Raising purchase orders
- Staff timesheets entries
- Data entry and database maintenance
- Process invoicing for jobs
- Other administrative tasks as requested by management
- Provide support and relief cover to other state offices as required.
- Assist staff in completing administrative tasks as required.
- Answer and direct phone calls
- Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports
- Maintain contact list

Qualifications and Experience:
- Proven experience in a similar role
- Strong attention to detail
- Capacity to meet strict deadlines
- Computer literacy and intermediate skills in MS Office
- Ability to work autonomously
- Innovative, pro-active and a 'can-do' attitude
- Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
- Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work
- Excellent organisational and coordination skills with the ability to multi task
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills

How to Apply:
Please submit your CV as well as addressing your suitability for this role to itarmahomed@ecss.com.au

Please note that due to the high volume of responses we receive; only suitable candidates will be contacted.

We will not be engaging the services of recruitment agencies for this role.
8th of November 2017 08:25 PM
Business Development Manager - Windsor

About the business and the role
Located in Sydney's busy Hawkesbury area, Starr Partners Windsor are a successful real estate agency seeking a Business Development Manager. Experience in the Real Estate industry isn't a must, however would be highly regarded!

About the role
This full-time position will incorporate many aspects of Property Management and creating new business will include:
- Seeking business opportunities through rapport building & creating strong relationships with all clientele.
- Develop relationships to ensure the growth of the rent roll managed by the company
- Performing rental property appraisals (maintain up-to-date record of all appraisals attended)
- Establish and maintain the company's database of prospective clients and key property management contacts
- Assisting Property Management department with open for inspections & private inspections

Skills and Experience
- Canvassing and chasing leads
- Enjoys the thrills of converting leads
- A demonstrated ability to meet targets & KPI's
- Strong people skills and ability to build relationships

The successful applicant will need to possess the following:
- NSW Certificate of Registration or Licence
- Reliable car & valid driver's licence
- A positive attitude!

Please send through resumes & cover letters to sales@starrpartnerswindsor.com.au