Boilermaking Apprenticeship

Great opportunity to start your Boilermaking Apprenticeship with a well respected supplier of parts, services and solutions to the resource sector
Job ID: 5767 Metal and Engineering - Boilermaking QLD - Karrabin Apprentice Positions Available: 1


Did you have a knack for welding and metalwork during school, or maybe you like spending your free time building and creating projects with your hands? If you think you’re up for a challenge and a job with variety, then a Boilermaking Apprenticeship could be what you’re after!

Undertaking this four-year Apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Boilermaker and earn your Certificate III in Engineering-Fabrication (Boilermaking).

You will get to learn all aspects of boilermaking including welding, fabrication, cutting and shaping of various metals while working on products for a number of industries including mining, smelting, freight rail, transport and other primary industries.

The workshop position is located in Karrabin, Ipswich where you will be hosted with a company that has around 100 years’ experience in foundry and engineering work.


  • No HECS-HELP debt – in fact, most apprenticeships are fully funded by the Government. So, you will leave your 4 years with a qualification, no debt, and ready to earn the big bucks in an industry that is eager for more qualified tradespeople to join their ranks
  • We will actually pay you to learn! How many of your uni mates get paid to study?
  • Your own personal MIGAS mentor who will guide you through your apprenticeship
  • Free uniforms and PPE when you start with MIGAS
  • Potential to be selected for one of MIGAS’s annual MiScholarship awards, resulting in a combination of a cash prize and additional financial support
  • We are a culturally diverse employer and actively advocate for local Indigenous Australians and women in trades
  • Host specific – RDOs, additional training, perks


Our client is ideally looking for someone who has a can do attitude, is willing to listen and learn, has a mechanical aptitude, and is happy to work in a fast paced and hot environment.


  • Own vehicle and driver’s licence to get to work each day
  • Good safety awareness
  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Good mathematics skills
  • Some welding experience an advantage

If you think this could be you – apply online now by submitting your resume and cover letter explaining why you think you would be the ideal Boilermaker Apprentice.

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