Positions vacant

The following vacancies are now available at Cootharinga.

TRADES PERSON/SERVICE TECHNICIAN

This position is Full-time located at Townsville.

Cootharinga North Queensland is a non-profit organisation, committed to working together with people we support and the community to enable people living with a disability to achieve their chosen goals.  

Cootharinga is looking for a trade qualified or suitably experienced person in the area of Engineering or Construction (eg. Fitting and turning, metal fabrication, carpentry etc.)  GTAW (TIG welding) stainless steel experience is essential and aluminium experience is advantageous.

The successful applicant will work with Cootharinga’s Allied Health and Equipment Solutions team.  This service provides appropriate and timely modifications to mobility and rehabilitation equipment - primarily wheelchairs.

A current ‘C’ Class Drivers Licence, acceptable under Queensland Legislation, is essential.  A Pre-employment Functional Assessment will be necessary, prior to appointment. The successful applicant will also be required to undertake a Disability Services Criminal History Screening Check and a Drug and Alcohol test.

The salary will be negotiated, dependent on previous experience and relevant qualifications.  The hours per week will also be negotiated with the successful applicant.

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