Mechanical Fitter Apprenticeship

We have a Mechanical Fitting Apprenticeship with a leading pump fitting and repair company available now
Job ID: 5836 Metal and Engineering - Mechanical Fitter NSW - Seven Hills Apprentice Positions Available: 1

THE APPRENTICESHIP

Are you fascinated by how things are put together or ever wanted to know how different machines work? Do you find yourself spending time in the shed, pulling things apart to see how they work? If you have a natural eye for detail and are good with your hands, becoming a Mechanical Fitter Apprentice could be for you!

This four-year apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Mechanical Fitter and earn a Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Trade) (MEM30219).

You will be involved in hands on activities developing your skills relating to the install, maintenance, repair, rebuilding and modification of pumps, pump systems, controls, and components.

This first year, full-time position is in Seven Hills in Greater Western Sydney, where you’ll be hosted with one of Australia’s leading pump companies, Malcolm Thompson Pumps (MTP).

MTP prides themselves on providing a complete range of pump solutions to a diverse range of clients across Australia as well as quality servicing and repair.

THE BEST BITS

  • 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 work 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

WHO SHOULD APPLY?

We’re looking for motivated applicants that have a positive attitude, good communication skills and are keen and willing to work.

If you’ve just completed year 12 and have a passion and interest in pursuing a long-term trade career in mechanical engineering, we would love to hear from you.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Valid P1 licence minimum with own vehicle
  • Construction induction (white card)
  • Mechanical aptitude and basic understanding of hand tools
  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Ability to pass a Pre-Employment Medical, D&A, Working with Children Check, and a Police Check
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19

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 Mechanical Fitter Apprentice!

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