Apprentice Plant Mechanic job availability

  • PROGRAMMED Training Services specialise in the employment of Apprentices and Trainees with our clients and the design and delivery of nationally accredited training.

    This is an Indigenous designated position classified under section 2.12 Discrimination - Special Measures of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010.

    Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander applicants are only eligible to apply.

    Programmed, in partnership with Australia's largest Equipment Rental Company have exciting opportunities for individuals to kick start a career as a Plant Mechanic nationally.
    We are seeking highly motivated individuals who are able to commit to a full-time 4 year apprenticeship, with a "can do" attitude, strong work ethics, drive to learn, a strong focus on safety and being a reliable individual.

    In return we will offer you:

    * A Nationally Recognised Qualification - Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology
    * Get paid whilst you learn
    * Work directly with qualified professionals in the industry
    * Support and mentoring both "on and off the job"
    * A positive and energetic work environment
    * Course fees paid for
    * Annual Leave, Sick Leave and Public Holiday pay for the duration of the apprenticeship
    * Kick start to a career in the industry

    Working as an Apprentice in this trade key responsibilities and duties may include:
    * Working on a huge range of equipment from chainsaws to 36 ton excavators
    * Assemble and fit machined parts
    * Fault finding and resolving mechanical issues
    * Maintenance of equipment including braking and suspension systems
    * Service machinery regularly and make any adjustments or repairs needed by removing worn or damaged parts to install replacements
    * Perform safety inspections
    * Troubleshoot hydraulic, electrical & cooling systems
    * Work with electronic control systems
    * Work as a team member
    * Attend safety Toolbox talks, contribute to the team's safety

    Location:
    We have positions available in:

    * NSW, Port Kembla.
    * SA, Adelaide.
    * VIC, Morwell & Dandenong.
    * WA, Kalgoorlie & Belmont.

    We are seeking applicants with:
    * Mechanical Aptitude
    * Problem solving and initiative
    * Ability to communicate with colleagues and managers both verbal and written
    * Being a team member and able to work in a team environment
    * An eager to learn mentality
    * Flexibility
    * Reliable transportation

    Our process includes undergoing a pre-employment medical examination 'fit for work' (including passing a drug and alcohol screen).

  • Skills (required)

    • Automotive Technician
    • General Maintenance
    • Mechanic

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