Apprenticeships

Here you can find out all about Apprenticeships - we have state-wide opportunities in a range of operational areas.

We offer an opportunity to get paid while gaining your trade qualification in Mechanical, Electrical, Fitter/Machinist and Welding/Boiler-making disciplines.

Why work for us?

We have an exciting future of growth and change ahead of us. A career with us means you have access to some of the most up to date and leading edge technology and the best brains in the business. You are supported to develop a long term exciting career and will receive development, training and promotional opportunities.

Who is eligible to apply?

  • Applicants must have successfully completed Year 10 (for the Electrical Trade applicants must have successfully completed Year 12).
  • A pre-apprenticeship course will be well regarded.
  • Applicants must possess good verbal and written communication skills, be committed, enthusiastic and willing to learn new skills in a team environment.
  • Applicants will be subject to a numeric, literacy and mechanical reasoning aptitude test, a pre-employment medical as well as a drug and alcohol clearance.

Benefits and opportunities

During your apprenticeship you’ll have the chance to work in a range of areas giving you the necessary on-the-job training and mentoring you need to reach your potential.  

The Corporation offers excellent wages and conditions, including the payment of course fees and books.

On successful completion, apprentices receive a nationally recognised trade qualification (Certificate III).  Apprentices can then apply for a full time role as a tradesperson at that location or elsewhere within the state.

Long term career path

Many of our apprentices continue to work with us as a qualified tradesperson. We support our people to develop their skills and experience and if you’re driven and have the right attitude you could find yourself progressing to challenging supervisory, managerial roles like Operations Manager.

How to apply

Recruitment for this program takes place during a yearly cycle usually commencing in September each year to commence in January in the following year and are advertised under Current vacancies.

If you would like to register your interest in working for us as an Apprentice or Trainee you can create a profile on our Career opportunities page and select your job preferences.

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