At GTE Technology, it’s more than just a job.

Our goal remains unchanged: to empower specialist staff to grow and develop their careers at GTE Technology and contribute to a sustainable business from which everyone will benefit.

Laser Press work in Ballarat

Working at GTE Technology

What is GTE Technology?

At the core we are a family-owned business with a passion for delivering quality products, unique to our customers with the same GTE Technology quality and care.

But what does that mean for you? Why join us?

Aside from being one of the most secure industries in Australia. GTE Technology is growing, expanding, developing new products, breaking into new and existing markets and constantly thinking outside the square for more efficient ways to deliver our products across the globe. Here you will be anything but a cog in a wheel, you’ll be valued, recognised, listened to and your skills will be developed, used and tested.

What's on offer in a career at GTE Technology

  • Competitive salary package
  • Opportunities for travel
  • 4-day work week (Manufacturing roles only)
  • Growing global organisation based in Ballarat
  • Monthly employee recognition awards
  • Fun coffee loving team (we cater for all hot drinks though!)
  • On-site annual flu vaccines
  • Opportunities for growth and development
  • Developing new products
  • Monthly lunches
  • Uniform provided
  • Offsite team celebrations

GTE Technology offers long term careers for passionate people who want to do great work with evolving technology and products.

What do we look for?
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for customer service
  • Mechanical aptitude (manufacturing)
  • Positive can-do attitude, with a willingness to learn
  • Team player, who loves coffee and delicious food
  • Willingness to travel as required


So, what’s stopping you? Join our team by registering your interest below or reach out to, otherwise you’ll never know what opportunity is waiting for you here at GTE Technology.

Current Vacancies

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Mechanical type assembly using various hand & power tools
  • Read, comprehend, interpret and follow basic diagrams, engineering drawings, specifications and other written instructions to accurately assemble products
  • Perform quality testing/inspecting to ensure the product meets specifications and quality standards
  • Identify product defects and report on issues
  • Rework and/or repair assembled products according to engineering specification changes


About you:

  • Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment is highly regarded
  • Ability to follow written and verbal work instructions and blueprints for complex and standard product assembly.
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures
  • Mechanical and technical skills
  • Focus on quality control
  • Previous manufacturing experience
  • Full drivers licence required

Key Responsibilities

  • Fabricate and assemble sheet metal parts and products using various tools and machinery
  • Confidence in reading and interpreting engineering drawings to ensure accurate production
  • Perform precision measurements and quality inspections to meet specifications
  • Operate cutting, bending and forming machines to shape metal components
  • Ability to set up and operate machine tools and other equipment used in the production process
  • Maintain and troubleshoot machinery to ensure optimal performance


About you:

  • Proven experience as a sheetmetal worker (Certificate III in Fabrication is highly desirable)
  • Experience fabricating with stainless steel, aluminium and mild steel
  • Strong knowledge of sheetmetal materials and fabrication techniques
  • Confidence in operating various sheet metal machinery and tools
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to producing high quality work
  • Excellent problem solving and critical thinking
  • Passion to work in a fast-paced environment

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working with the latest Bystronic machines and automation
  • Safely load and unload materials into the press
  • Monitor press machine to ensure they are running efficiently and make adjustments as needed
  • Inspect materials for quality and accuracy
  • Ability to confidently read and interpret drawings
  • Follow safety protocols and ensure a safe working environment
  • Organised and thorough in all aspects of work with a high attention to detail
  • Assisting other areas of manufacturing as required


About you:

  • Proven experience as a press operator or in a similar position
  • Strong mechanical and technical skills
  • High attention to detail and strong willingness to produce high-quality work
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Sheetmetal fabrication experience is desirable, not essential
  • SolidWorks experience is highly desirable, but not essential
  • Hold a current forklift licence

Key Responsibilities:

  • Repairs of machinery and equipment
  • Use of manual Milling Machines
  • Ability to take on more complex tasks as required
  • Excellent skills and experience in Lathe work
  • Maintenance testing of complex machinery and mechanisms
  • Reading and interpreting plans and drawings
  • Problem solving
  • Opportunity to travel for onsite service/breakdowns/installations


About you:

  • Recognised trade qualifications (1st class Machinist, Fitter Machinist)
  • Competent in all facets of conventional machining (Lathe, Milling, Surface Grinding, Cylindrical Grinding)
  • Proven technical competency in CNC machine operation
  • An ability to proactively work in a fast-paced environment
  • Disciplined attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong organisational and team working skills
  • Openness to travel, if/when required

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed designs in SolidWorks of our standard parts and product range
  • Building SolidWorks models that match manufacturing processes and incorporate common components
  • Preparing production ready 3D models and produce 2D documentation, with all necessary details required for production, inclusive of manufacturing and welding annotations
  • Liaise with relevant parties to understand the manufacturing process
  • Ability to work within strict project deadlines, while producing high standards and exceeding expectations


About you:

  • Relevant qualification in Mechanical Drafting or proven experience
  • Mechanical Drafting with 5 years experience (desirable)
  • Experienced user of SolidWorks 3D modelling/drafting
  • An aptitude for mechanical equipment and heavy or light fabrication
  • Prior experience in fabrication, sheet metal, agricultural industries is advantageous
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with others
  • Proven ability to problem solve, with a high attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn