Trade Assistant

Date:  11 May 2024

Moranbah, QLD, AU, 4744

Company:  Ventia

Ventia’s Trades Assistant position is based in Moranbah working on the Anglo American Accomodation Village and housing. This role is working on a 8 day on, 6 day off  drive in, drive out roster with meals and accommodation provided while on site. The full-time salary for the role is $93,084.92 plus superannuation, annual leave and sick leave is also accrued. Ventia’s Trades Assistants work in a team that is responsible for providing repairs & maintenance to our assets, plant & equipment.  



  • Assist with maintenance inspections, testing and repairs under the direction of the supervisor
  • Assist with minor capital works projects as required
  • Assist the trades services team with ad-hoc maintenance & repairs tasks as required
  • Represent Ventia in a professional manner whilst performing quality workmanship
  • Ensuring that services are delivered to the client and Ventia’s satisfaction
  • Compliance with all Ventia SHEQ policies and procedures
  • Assisting other employees in carrying out these responsibilities by support and example


Experiences & Qualifications

  • Drivers Licence 
  • Standard 11
  • White Card
  • Working at heights / Confined spaces
  • Previous experience working in a building maintenance position
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • An understanding and commitment to OH&S, risk management and hazard identification


What’s in it for you

At Ventia we value our people and provide a range of benefits to help you look after yourself and your family as you build a rewarding career with us. In joining our team, you can expect:  

  • Paid parental leave (for both primary and secondary carers) 
  • Access to our village’s fantastic lifestyle options including gyms, yoga, cultural and health programs
  • Wellbeing programs with a focus on mental health through our mental health peer support network 
  • Access to discounted gym membership and discounted private health insurance 
  • Access to a variety of learning & development opportunities  
  • For our leaders’ access to Ventia’s Essential Leader Program and Ventia’s Women Leading program  
  • Study Assistance  
  • Discounted travel 
  • Novated leases and discounted car purchases 
  • Preventative healthcare (flu vaccines & quit smoking programs) 
  • Professional advisors & employee assistance program (EAP) 
  • Salary sacrifice on super contributions and salary continuance insurance  


Our Culture  

Every person that joins us on the Ventia journey has a unique and powerful impact on how we as an organisation provide vital services not only to our clients but also within our communities. Needless to say, our strength is in the type of person our culture attracts, who rallies around our purpose, and who are empowered to pursue that purpose through a multitude of avenues.   


Our Values 

Our values are at the heart of everything we do. No matter what someone’s role is, our values act as a universal guide to help our teams do the best work of their life at Venita. 

  • Collaboration – We achieve more together 
  • Integrity – We do what’s right 
  • Challenge – We drive to deliver 
  • Ingenuity – We create better ways  


About Ventia

Ventia provide Hard and Soft Facilities Maintenance services including village maintenance and accommodation to a number of Anglo American sites across the Bowen Basin. very person that joins Ventia has a unique and powerful impact on how we provide vital services to our clients but also within our communities. Ventia’s strength is in the type of person our culture attracts, who rally around our purpose, and who are empowered to pursue that purpose.


Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.


If you have the above skills and experience, we would love to hear from you. Click the apply button on this page.  

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