Discover everything there is to know about Employment in the Plumbing and Gas Industry!
New Casual Conversion Provisions
On 1 October 2018 a new standard conversion clause was incorporated into 85 Awards, giving some casual workers the right to request full-time or part-time employment if they have worked certain, regular hours over a 12 month period.
Looking for Work
Take a look at the resumes we have on record for plumbers and gas fitters who are looking for work.
Information on Job Vacancies in the Plumbing and Gas Industry. This includes School Based, Adult and regular Apprenticeships as well as fully licensed plumbing and gasfitting positions.
MPAQ HR Health Check
Members can complete the HR Health Check form to receive a free review of your employment practices, policies and procedures from the MPAQ Workplace Relations team.
JobKeeper Stimulus Payment: How to be Payroll and STP Ready
The government announced recently that eligible COVID-19 impacted businesses would be entitled to claim a JobKeeper Payment Subsidy of $1,500 per nominated employee per fortnight. Employers will be required to provide information to the ATO on eligible employees. In part, the ATO will be using Single Touch Payroll data to obtain this information.
Frequently Asked Questions - COVID-19
Questions members have been asking and the advice MPAQ has received on how this lockdown and the restrictions across Queensland will affect our members and their businesses.
Annualised Salaries – Clerks Private Sector Award 2010
Where an annual salary is paid, the employer must advise the employee in writing, ideally through an employment contract, of what the total annual salary will be and detail which of the provisions of the Award are contained within the Annual salary.