Does the idea of working in an office bore you? Do you prefer working outdoors, and prefer to make use of your hands working in a physical role? If so, a Civil Construction Apprenticeship might be for you.
Undertaking this four-year apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Plant Operator and earn your Cert III in Civil Construction (Plant Operations)
You will learn the ins and outs of working with a large range of equipment including excavators, front end loaders, water carts and haul trucks. As well as developing the skills to carry out civil works such as digging trenches, excavating bulk earthworks, conduct pipe laying and paving operations.
This position is located in Winton and you will be required to travel within the Regional Winton area. You will be hosted with a RoadTek throughout the duration of your apprenticeship. RoadTek is a commercial arm of the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR), delivers transport infrastructure solutions across Queensland.
THE BEST BITS
- No HECs 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?
- Potential to be selected for one of MIGAS’s annual MiScholarship funding, a combination of a cash prize and additional financial support
- Your own personal MIGAS mentor who will guide you through your apprenticeship
- Free uniforms and PPE when you start with MIGAS
- We are a culturally diverse employer and actively advocate for local Indigenous Australians and women in trades
WHO SHOULD APPLY
You will be a team player who is highly organised, shows great initiative and has a keen willingness to learn and commit to a four-year apprenticeship.
- Driver’s licence – Manual – Provisional or above
If you think this could be you – apply online now by submitting your resume and cover letter explaining why you think you would be suitable for the role.
Not sure what to say in a cover letter? Don’t sell yourself short – visit our website for some great tips on how to write a stand-out cover letter: https://www.migas.com.au/news/how-to-write-a-cover-letter/