Spray Painting Apprenticeship

Rare opportunity to undertake a Spray Painting Apprenticeship with a dynamic heavy haulage designer
Job ID: 5557 Automotive and Mechanical - Body Repair/Refinishing VIC - Truganina Apprentice Positions Available: 1

Undertaking this three-year apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to gain a Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology and become a qualified Spray Painter.

This position is located in Truganina, VIC where you will be hosted with a company that is a market leader in creating and maintaining innovative semi-trailers specifically built to their customers' needs.


  • Read and apply automotive repair instructions
  • Prepare spray painting materials and equipment
  • Colour match items and remove paint
  • Clean and prepare items for painting
  • Carry out buffing and polishing
  • Alert supervisor of any material shortages that may affect production
  • Inspect and report any issues relating to any mechanical failure on plant or equipment
  • Manual handling and mechanical handling
  • Maintain good housekeeping


  • No HECs Debt – Apprenticeships are funded by the Government
  • We pay you to learn – Be paid to gain new skills
  • Designated MIGAS mentor to support and guide you through your apprenticeship
  • Supplied uniforms and PPE to ensure you are job ready
  • We are a culturally diverse employer and actively advocate for local Indigenous Australians and women in trades


We are looking for a motivated individual who enjoys being hands-on working in an automotive environment with meticulous attention to detail. You will also meet the below criteria:

  • Have a genuine interest in pursuing a long term career as an automotive spray painter
  • Have adept problem-solving skills and a sound ability to work autonomously
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment medical with drug screening
  • Be physically fit and able to manually lift items
  • Have reliable transport and driver’s licence

If you think this could be you – apply online now by submitting your resume and cover letter explaining why you think you would be suited to this role.

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