Boilermaker / Welder

Gradco is a Tasmanian-owned company which has successfully provided solutions within the civil construction, mining, rail, logistics & infrastructure sectors for more than 60 years. We pride ourselves on consistently delivering a range of quality projects on time that provide value for our clients.

We strive to be an employer of choice and provide a dynamic working environment founded on zero harm, continuous improvement, open & honest communication and a healthy work/life balance.

We are currently seeking an experienced trade certified Boilermaker / Welder with a proven ability to complete repairs and maintenance across a range of heavy mobile plant. The successful person will have a strong work ethic, a commitment to workplace safety and an excellent eye for detail. Working with minimal supervision, sound problem-solving skills are crucial.

This role is based at our St Leonards facility.


  • A relevant full fabrication Australian recognized trade qualification
  • A minimum 3-5 years’ experience working on heavy mobile equipment - desirable
  • Valid Australian Driver’s License – HR preferred
  • Forklift licence – desirable
  • Be able to read and interpret drawings and must have a keen eye for detail
  • Good communication and teamwork skills
  • A good attitude and solid work ethic
  • A positive and proactive approach to safety
  • Be physically fit and able to pass a medical
  • The ability to work independently and unsupervised

At Gradco we offer excellent working conditions, which includes a competitive hourly rate negotiable on your experience. In addition, we offer an opportunity to work in a growing and successful company where you are challenged and highly valued.

If you are interested in joining a team of like-minded tradespeople, with a solid support network please visit or call Simone or Sarah on 6337 0200.

Gradco is an equal opportunity employer.

Would you like to apply now?

Download an application form

Do I need to provide any documentation to support my application form?

Yes - A cover letter, CV and evidence of qualifications and experience.

How to I submit my application?

  1. Email to: 
  2. Post to: PO Box 290, Newstead TAS 7250

When do applications close?

Short listing will commence immediately

Would you like to discuss the role in more detail?

Please call 03 6337 0200 – Sarah or Simone or email