Mechanical Fitter Apprenticeship (School-based)

Great opportunity to kick start your Mechanical career through a School-based Mechanical Fitter Apprenticeship working with a highly reputable Mining Company in Middlemount
Job ID: 5535 Metal and Engineering - Fitting and Turning QLD - Middlemount Apprentice Positions Available: 1


Are you fascinated about how machines and equipment are put together? Do you find yourself spending time in the shed, pulling things a part 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!

Undertaking this 12 month School-based Apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to start your career to becoming a Mechanical Fitter and will have you on your way to gaining your Cert III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (Fitter and Turner).

You will learn the ins and outs of a first year apprentice by assisting with such things as fault finding, component change outs, general maintenance & repair to large Minesite machinery and equipment.

This position is located in Middlemount and you will be hosted with a well-known, global Mining company. 


  • No HECs Debt – Apprenticeships are fully funded by the Government
  • We pay you to learn - How many of your mates get paid to study?
  • Your own personal MIGAS mentor - Who will guide and support you through your apprenticeship
  • Free uniforms and PPE - To ensure you are job ready when you start with MIGAS


  • Currently attending high school
  • Reside within the Middlemount region
  • Demonstrates positivity and willingness to work in a team  
  • Keen interest in mechanics and machinery
  • Committed attitude towards undertaking a school-based apprenticeship with a genuine desire to take up the challenge that comes with this trade


  • High level of safety awareness
  • Positive attitude towards learning
  • Be committed and dedicated to completing this school based apprenticeship

If you think this could be you – apply online now by submitting your resume and cover letter.

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