Drake International

Vehicle Trimmer (BB-D5FEE)

Found in: Neuvoo Bulk AU


Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Vehicle Trimmer with canvas experience to work with a global organisation based at Wallangarra Army Base. The position with commence in a fulltime casual nature with a view to permanency after 3 months.


  • Operate a wide range of equipment, tools, including hand and power tools, precision measuring tools and equipment.

  • Assist in non-mechanical maintenance and construction tasks as required

  • Contributing to the collaborative innovation by identifying continuous improvement initiatives. 

  • Investigate materiel defects and reporting on unsatisfactory materiel, and drafting reports

  • Operating plant and machinery to perform maintenance tasks.

  • Maintaining housekeeping of workshop areas.

  • Conduct all Vehicle Trimmer maintenance tasks, including technical inspection and classification including:

    Remove old coverings or fittings from vehicles and take new measurements

    Select, measure, and cut out pieces of fabric, canvas, PVC, vinyl or leather using shears or electric cutting tools

    Sew pieces together using industrial sewing machines

    Fit trim in vehicles

    Repair and manufacture seat covers

    Repair tents and parachutes

    Refit, align and check mechanisms, locks and other interior parts

    Waterproof and dustproof vehicles and equipment using weather strips and draught sealers

    Manufacture work according to drawings and sketches.

    Qualifications, Experience and Knowledge  The successful candidate will require:

  • A recognised Trade Certificate III of Proficiency (Vehicle Body – Trimming)

  • Demonstrated ability and experience to inspect and repair damage to motor vehicle trim and other fabric systems

  • Basic knowledge/understanding of handling Hazardous Material. 

  • Australian Citizen.

  • Possess or able to pass a Federal Police Check.


  • Temp to Perm opportunity.

  • Immediate start.

  • 38hr week, Monday – Friday.

  • Above award rate of pay.

  • To take advantage of this exciting opportunity, hit the APPLY button now, alternatively, contact Mark Claridge on 0451 991 971 for further info.

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