Trades Assistant Resume Sample

Updated on: July 7, 2019

When you are preparing a resume for a Trades Assistant position, try to think like an employer.

What does an employer need from an employee?


Product or service knowledge is an agreed – but there are other things that employers seek; skills, qualifications, and experience are just three of these things.

You might want to put in any awards or commendations that you have received and writing your accomplishments will also give the employer something to think about.

Look at the following example in addition to this Trades Assistant Cover Letter which will give you a better idea.



Trade Assistant Resume Example


Edward Hall
902 Musgrave Road – Brisbane, QLD 9981
Contact #

To obtain a position of Trades Assistant with Hastings Deering that will make the most of my communication skills in addition to my ability to manage and operate the equipment.

• Three years of experience working as a Trade Assistant
• Highly skilled in assisting tradespeople by positioning and holding metal stock or other products to enable them to carry out work
• Hands on experience in carrying out assembly and dismantling operations
• In-depth knowledge of operating grinders and jackhammers
• Demonstrated ability to read drawings
• Able to operate forklift and pallet jack


Trade Assistant
Westrack – Brisbane, QLD | 2013 – Present

• Assist workers to carry out their work by handing them tools and equipment
• Collect tools and equipment from tool store and return the same after cleaning and polishing
• Deliver and receive goods
• Clean and prepare work surfaces

Key Accomplishment
• Commended by Employee of the Year Award for my ability to consistently assist more than one worker without compromising the quality of work

Trade Assistant
ABC Company – Brisbane, QLD | 2009 – 2013

• Performed tasks utilizing a mechanical aptitude and an organized approach to work
• Worked collaboratively in a team environment
• Operated grinders and jackhammers for workers

Key Accomplishment
Recognized by supervisors owing to strong work ethics and good verbal and written communication skills

High School Diploma
City School, Brisbane, QLD

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