Fabricator/Welder & Painter Wanted


Want to work with a team that inspires innovation on a daily basis!

Play Hard Sports Equipment have proudly designed and manufactured sports equipment since 1993 with a key emphasis on evolving sports forward into the 21st century and to lead smart design and manufacturing of innovative sporting equipment for athletes of the next generation.

Play Hard Sports are moving the needle with SMART EQUIPMENT R&D and have invested heavily over the past 7 years in LEAN MANUFACTURING to be more effective in our production methods eliminated waste whilst preserving quality in our products; it has allowed us to maintain all product manufacturing in Australia.

Play hard Sports are seeking someone who can ensure quality in the products they make – day in day out

We employ a team of skilled and experienced personnel and effective management systems that enable the business to consistently deliver products to meet the specified requirements and commitments made to our clients.

All staff in our fabrication and warehouse have completed the Certificate IV in Competitive Manufacturing, which has enabled us to continue its Lean journey.

We are looking for the following prerequisites:

  • A great team player
  • A great attitude
  • Love sports
  • Past tenure in a factory environment
  • Forklift licence
  • Construction industry white card essential
  • Be proficient in reading and understanding CAD drawings
  • Qualified in LEAN MANAFACTURING
  • Certificate IV in Competitive manufacturing
  • TIG and MIG experience
  • Proficient in power tool usage
  • Proficient in cutting materials
  • Painting skills

Play Hard Sports is a leader in premium sports equipment designing and manufacturing

in house on the Gold Coast, Australia and comply to the rules and regulations of the relevant sport’s governing body as well as national and state government regulations. In addition, our basketball equipment complies with the Queensland Education Department Basketball Equipment Specification 2007. Each basketball tower design has been load and cycle tested to 100,000 cycles and has engineer certification.

This vision allows the design and manufacture in-stadium, club level and recreational sporting equipment for sports such as tennis, basketball, rugby, AFL, athletics, soccer, futsal, hockey, badminton, cricket, netball and volleyball.

We supply sports equipment of International and Olympic grade and have recently entered international markets with our revolutionary award-winning IAAF credited Hammer Discus throw cages, Excalibur Premium Tennis Posts, Raptor (Side swing) outdoor basketball tower and the competition Ozring w/ waverail ring design…. and soon to be announced a revolutionary athletics product that is in final R&D – that for sure will innovate the sport of athletics.

Some of our asset placements have been at Sydney Olympic Park, Robina Cbus Stadium Gold Coast, Queensland Tennis Centre and the Runaway Bay Sports Centre – Gold Coast Commonwealth Games premier training facility.

Our vision is simple: We believe our strength as a leader in the industry is product Design ingenuity, Simplicity, and Longevity.

Play Hard Sports has over 300 various sports equipment products for 11 sports codes. Come join us change the world of traditional sports equipment

Play Hard have undertaken many large and often complex projects during our 23 years, but it’s the excitement the future holds with the development of sports equipment progression; and with AR and VR just around the corner. We have a long track record of taking on any challenge that is presented to us.

We are proud members of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry Queensland, QMI, The Improve Group, Enterprise Connect, Sport & Play and the American Sports Builders Association.

Play Hard Sports equipment …install once, play forever.

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