Skilled Group (SKE)

Shares / Stock Code

SKE

Stock Exchange / Sharemarket

Australian Securities Exchange

Skilled Group (SKE) is a provider of staffing solutions to the public and private sectors, with operations in Australia and New Zealand. SKE specialises in the provision of supplementary trades and professional labour, maintenance, project management, healthcare professionals, offshore marine staffing services, customer contact solutions and trainee and apprenticeship management. SKE listed on the Australian Stock Exchange on 27 July, 1994. The Company is organised into two segments. Its workforce and maintenance services segment includes supplementary labor hire and maintenance services. It earns revenue by providing blue-collar hire and maintenance services to customers in the industrial and mining and resources sectors. The brands offered by this segment consist of SKILLED, TESA, Extraman and SKILLED Services. Its other brands segment includes call centre, nursing, white collar and offshore marine staffing services. SKE operates more than 170 offices located in Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, Malta and United Arab Emirates. The Company enjoys a national presence with its local and regional offices engaged in the management of local labour needs. The Company is recognised for its commitment to safety, health and wellbeing of its employees and for the provision of quality and reliable labour. Skilled Group offers a flexible, cost effective approach to its clients to meet their workforce needs.

Skilled Group History

SKE was founded in 1964 in Melbourne, Australia by Frank Hargrave AO. The Company changed its name to SKILLED Engineering (Contract Labour) Pty Ltd in 1966. It was incorporated in 1979 and commenced its first electrical apprentice in 1981. It acquired Equipment Manufacturing in 1996. In 1999, the Company launched Call Centres and acquired Quest Personnel. SKE floated on the ASX in 1994. It was awarded AS / NZS 4801 safety accreditation in 2003. In 2004, the company underwent restructuring and divested its Communications, and Power Services business.

Skilled Group acquired the Origin Healthcare business and changed its name to SKILLED Group in 2004. In 2005, SKE acquired the business operations of Medistaff Nursing Agency and the Extraman. During 2006, SKE acquired ProSafe Personnel, The TESA Group, Catalyst Recruitment Systems Limited and Damstra Mining Services. In 2007, it completed the acquisition of Swan Contract Personnel, Ice Contract Personnel, Pacific Relines Hudson’s Trade & Industrial business and Tradeforce NZ. It also acquired the manning business of Offshore Marine Services in 2007. It settled the acquisition of Longhill Group in 2008.

Skilled Group (SKE) Products and Services

  • Temporary and permanent personnel recruitment services

Skilled Group Competitors

  • Adecco
  • Integrated Group

Skilled Group (SKE) Locations and Subsidiaries

Skilled Group Head Office
Level 15, 380 St kilda Road
Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 3004
Phone: (03) 8646 6444
Fax: (03) 8646 6447

Skilled Engineering Limited
2/4 Kennedy St Kingston 2604
Ph: (02) 6239 5111 Fax: (02) 6239 5911

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 1 1 Lady Penrhynn Dr Unanderra 2526
Ph: (02) 4272 7263

Skilled Engineering Limited
1/106 George St Singleton 2330
Ph: (02) 6572 4198 Fax: (02) 6571 3475

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit 2 9 Maxwell Pl Narellan 2567
Ph: (02) 4648 0788 Fax: (02) 4648 0799

Skilled Engineering Limited
137 Maitland Rd Mayfield 2304
Ph: (02) 4967 1966 Fax: (02) 4967 2073

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit 2 2 Palmer St Parramatta 2150
Ph: (02) 8838 0800 Fax: (02) 8838 0899

Skilled Engineering Limited
241 Lords Pl Orange 2800
Ph: (02) 6362 1916 Fax: (02) 6362 0526

Skilled Engineering Limited
Cnr Newton Rd & Victoria St Wetherill Park 2164
Ph: (02) 9756 6099 Fax: (02) 9756 5232

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Communications)
Unit A, 639 Gardeners Road Mascot 2020
Ph: (02) 8337 9999 Fax: (02) 8337 9466

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 14 82-86 George St Bathurst 2795
Ph: (02) 6332 5552 Fax: (02) 6332 5550

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit A, 639 Gardeners Road Mascot 2020
Ph: (02) 8337 9488 Fax: (02) 8337 9466

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit 3 294 Wickham Rd Moorabbin 3189
Ph: (03) 9532 6042 Fax: (03) 9555 4322

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 4, 164 Welsford Street Shepparton 3630
Ph: (03) 5831 8719 Fax: (03) 5831 8125

Skilled Engineering Limited
18 Stanley St Wodonga 3690
Ph: (02) 6056 1233 Fax: (02) 6056 1382

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Maritime Services)
Shed 30 South Wharf 625 Lorimer St Port Melbourne 3207
Ph: (03) 9645 6630 Fax: (03) 9645 6608

Skilled Engineering Limited
Units 3&4 125 Melbourne Rd Geelong North 3215
Ph: (03) 5278 8944 Fax: (03) 5278 8218

Skilled Engineering Limited
850 Whitehorse Rd Boxhill 3128
Ph: (03) 9924 2424 Fax: (03) 9924 2423

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Equipment Manufacturing)
Trewin St Wendouree 3355
Ph: (03) 5339 3109 Fax: (03) 5338 1329

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 3 42-44 Church St Dubbo 2830
Ph: (02) 6882 5311 Fax: (02) 6882 5535

Skilled Engineering Limited
75 Acacia Rd Ferntree Gully 3156
Ph: (03) 9294 8300 Fax: (03) 9294 8333

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Communications)
850 Whitehorse Rd Box Hill 3128
Ph: (03) 9924 2424 Fax: (03) 9924 2266

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 5 24 Breed St Traralgon 3844
Ph: (03) 5176 1252 Fax: (03) 5176 1257

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Mechanical Workshops)
Yallourn Workshops Yallourn Dr Yallourn Works Area 3825
Ph: (03) 5120 2300 Fax: (03) 5120 2309

Skilled Engineering Limited
Level 1 412-416 Mt Alexander Rd Ascot Vale 3032
Ph: (03) 9375 7666 Fax: (03) 9375 7622

Skilled Engineering Limited
Shop 1 2 Gawler St Portland 3305
Ph: (03) 5521 8184 Fax: (03) 5521 8093

Skilled Engineering Limited
1 Ann St Williamstown 3016
Ph: (03) 9397 6162

Skilled Engineering Limited
1st Floor 6 Fletcher St Townsville 4812
Ph: (07) 4726 3900 Fax: (07) 4726 3999

Skilled Engineering Limited
Shop 4, Bundilla Fair 144 Brisbane Rd Mooloolaba 4557
Ph: (07) 5470 9120 Fax: (07) 5470 9125

Skilled Engineering Limited
Canberra Pl 123 Margaret St Toowoomba 4350
Ph: (07) 4659 8000 Fax: (07) 4659 8022

Skilled Engineering Limited
2/100 Denham St Rockhampton 4700
Ph: (07) 4927 8722 Fax: (07) 4927 8477

Skilled Engineering Limited
Suite 2D, 9 Sir John Overall Drive Helensvale 4212
Ph: (07) 5529 7652 Fax: (07) 5529 9349

Skilled Engineering Limited
Hypermart Centre Cnr Spence & Draper St Cairns 4870
Ph: (07) 4041 0594 Fax: (07) 4041 0597

Skilled Engineering Limited
40 Evans Ave North Mackay 4740
Ph: (07) 4953 4975 Fax: (07) 4953 5021

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Communications)
356 Bilsen Rd Geebung 4034
Ph: (07) 3265 0800 Fax: (07) 3265 0811

Skilled Engineering Limited
Parklane Plaza 190 Goondoon St Gladstone 4680
Ph: (07) 4972 6951 Fax: (07) 4972 7435

Skilled Engineering Limited
C/- Shop 7 28 Hopkins Arcade West St Mount Isa 4825
Ph: (07) 4743 4603 Fax: (07) 4743 1256

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit 15 Milton Village Lang Pde Milton 4064
Ph: (07) 3871 2777 Fax: (07) 3871 2758

Skilled Engineering Limited
18 Humphries Tce Kilkenny 5009
Ph: (08) 8345 5553 Fax: (08) 8345 0461

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Communications)
1/125 Port Rd Hindmarsh 5007
Ph: (08) 8440 1000 Fax: (08) 8241 7344

Skilled Engineering Limited
9 Bay Rd Mount Gambier 5290
Ph: (08) 8725 4853 Fax: (08) 8725 4860

Skilled Engineering Limited
Shop 13 Civic Centre 60 Tasman Tce Port Lincoln 5606
Ph: (08) 8683 5237 Fax: (08) 8683 5243

Skilled Engineering Limited
70 Main South Rd (Cnr Pimpala Rd) Reynella 5161
Ph: (08) 8307 1000 Fax: (08) 8307 1007

Skilled Engineering Limited
Lot 10 Princess Royal Dr Albany 6330
Ph: (07) 9842 9706 Fax: (07) 4659 8022

Skilled Engineering Limited
Cnr Tomlinson & Welshpol Rds Welshpool 6106
Ph: (08) 9229 8222 Fax: (08) 9229 8200

Skilled Engineering Limited
Unit 2 Lot 430 Beach St Kwinana 6167
Ph: (08) 9419 6900 Fax: (08) 9419 6911

Skilled Engineering Limited
12 Edgar St Port Hedland 6721
Ph: (08) 9173 2324 Fax: (08) 9173 2038

Skilled Engineering Limited
1 Victoria St Guildford 6055
Ph: (08) 9379 1399 Fax: (08) 9379 1580

Skilled Engineering Limited
333 Hannan St Kalgoorlie 6430
Ph: (08) 9022 2933 Fax: (08) 9022 2955

Skilled Engineering Limited
1/20 Twickenham St Burswood 6100
Ph: (08) 9472 7233 Fax: (08) 9472 7211

Skilled Engineering Limited (Skilled Communications)
86 Welshpool Rd Welshpool 6106
Ph: (08) 9355 5321 Fax: (08) 9353 6899

Skilled Engineering Limited
2/64 Spencer St Bunbury 6230
Ph: (08) 9791 4878 Fax: (08) 9791 4879

Skilled Engineering Limited
1 Harwood Way Karratha 6714
Ph: (08) 9144 4105 Fax: (08) 9144 4103

Skilled Engineering Limited
3/64-66 Bannister Rd Canningvale 6165
Ph: (08) 9455 4700 Fax: (08) 9455 4033

Skilled Engineering Limited
211 Wellington St Launceston 3055
Ph: (03) 6331 8477 Fax: (03) 6331 7855

Skilled Engineering Limited
6 Sunderland St Moonah 7009
Ph: (03) 6278 1988 Fax: (03) 6278 1832

Skilled Engineering Limited
341-343 Bass Hwy Camdale Burnie 7320
Ph: (03) 6435 1560 Fax: (03) 6435 2623

Skilled Engineering Limited
1/9 Menmuir St Winnellie 0820
Ph: (08) 8984 4067 Fax: (08) 8947 0579

Skilled Engineering Limited (Contract Labour)
Level 1 411 Great South Road Penrose Auckland New Zealand
Ph: (64 9) 579 4050 Fax: (64 9) 579 0600

Skilled Group Subsidiaries

Allskills Pty Ltd
Skilled Trades (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Labour Solutions (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Quest Personnel Pty Ltd
Skilled Trade Workforce (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering Newcastle Pty Ltd
Skilled Warehousing Solutions (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Communications Resources Pty Ltd
Skilled (VDX) Pty Ltd
Skilled Rail Services (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Professionals (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled PDS (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Operations Solutions (NSW) Pty Ltd
Symphone Commerce Pty Ltd
Skilled Distribution (NSW) Pty Ltd
Nursing Australia Pty Ltd
Skilled E.M. Unit Trust
Skilled Resources Pty Ltd
Skilled Customer Contact Services Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering sydney Pty Ltd
Skilled Warehousing (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Trade Solutions (NSW) Pty Ltd
Service Stream Communications Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering Bathurst Pty Ltd
Skilled Warehousing Labour (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Warehousing Workforce (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Logistics Workforce (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Tradesmen (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Contracts (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Logistics (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Trade Labour (NSW) Pty Ltd
Sem Fire and Rescue Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering Orange Pty Ltd
Skilled Maritime Services Pty Ltd
Skilled SPS Pty Ltd - t/a Skilled Power Services
Skilled Operations (NSW) Pty Ltd
Symphone Commerce Nominees Pty Ltd
Skilled Rail Services Pty Ltd
Skilled Rail Services Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering Special Events (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Workforce Solutions (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Engineering Contract Maintenance (NSW) Pty Ltd
Skilled Warehouse Workforce (NSW) Pty Ltd

Trading Names

Skilled Engineering
Skilled Engineering Pty Ltd (Nsw Branch)
Skilled Engineering Ltd Queensland Branch
Skilled Engineering Mechanical Workshop
Skilled Engineering Pty Ltd Head Office
Skilled Engineering Pty Ltd Vic Branch
Skilled Engineering Sa Branch
Skilled Engineering Tasmania Branch
Skilled Engineering Wa Branch
Skilled Enginnering Nt Branch
Skilled Engineering
Skilled Airport Services
Skilled Communications
Skilled Events Management
Skilled Logistics
Skilled Mechanical Workshops
Skilled Personnel
Skilled Professionals
Skilled Security
Skilled Technical Services

Other Skilled Group Details

Skilled Group Year Established: 1964
ACN: 005 585 811
D-U-N-S: 753836592
ABN: 66005585811
Previous Company Names: Skilled Engineering Limited, Skilled Engineering Pty Ltd, Skilled Engineering (Contract Labour) Pty Ltd, Evechurch Pty Ltd.

Skilled Group (SKE) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 26 December, 2008 - 07:04

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