Civil Construction Traineeship (Bridge Construction and Maintenance)

A great opportunity for a Civil Construction Traineeship in Rockhampton working alongside Qld's largest transport infrastructure solutions provider
Job ID: 5945 Construction - Civil Construction QLD - Gracemere Trainee Positions Available: 2

THE TRAINEESHIP

Does the idea of working in an office bore you? Do you prefer working outdoors, and making use of your hands working in a physical role? Has the construction industry always been an interest of yours? If so, a Civil Construction Traineeship might be for you.

Undertaking this three-year traineeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Civil Construction professional with expertise in Bridge Construction and Maintenance and earn your RII30920 Certificate III in Civil Construction (Bridge Construction and Maintenance)

You will be part of a team completing maintenance, repair and construction with steel and concrete on a major bridge on the Bruce Highway. As well as learning other aspects of the role including manual labour, working at heights, confined spaces, grit blasting lead-based paint and repainting and cleaning bridge.

This position is located Gracemere working from the depot of a Government Organisation that ensures road conditions meet compliance, maintenance, and safety requirements throughout all of Queensland.  

THE BEST BITS

  • 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 traineeship
  • 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?

Our client is looking for candidates who are team players, have good communication skills and the ability to work away when required.

As you will be working on and around the bridge, busy roads and highways you must have good self-awareness and for those you are working with as well as a safe and responsible attitude.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Manual driver’s licence (this is a necessity)
  • Good problem-solving skills 
  • White Card
  • Strong safety focus
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol screen
  • COVID-19 double vaccinated

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 Civil Construction Trainee!

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