1 week ago

Closing on Sep. 30, 2017

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MEGT are experts in making apprenticeships and traineeships happen. We are currently recruiting for a highly exciting and challenging position as an Apprentice Engineer- Mechanical Trade. Our client are a highly respected engineering company who work in the design, manufacture, and distribution of equipment for the ground engineering industry

The benefits of working with this business:

This position is an excellent opportunity to gain skills and experience across a range of competencies, including toolmaking and machining.

You will be learning from and working with a team of highly qualified professionals, who will be keen to assist you in developing your career within the business.

You will be earning a full time wage whilst gaining a trade qualification.

Objectives of the role:

As an Engineering Apprentice you will be learning all aspects of the role and assisting the Testing Officers and Engineers. You will be working towards a Certificate III in Engineering, Mechanical Trade; working full time and attending TAFE one day per week. Your day to day duties will include;

- Assisting the Testing Officer with testing products

- Ensuring the test area is clean and free of hazards

- Using engineering drawings and a variety of equipment to cut materials

- Manufacture and assemble parts

- Gain competency in milling, drilling, turning and grinding

- Assisting in the maintenance of Machinery

- Interpreting Australian Standards and assisting to devise testing procedures.

Key selection criteria:

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and energetic candidate who is keen to start a career as an engineer. You will also have;

- Excellent maths skills

- High level written and verbal communication skills

- Ideally have completed a Certificate II in Engineering

- Some experience or work placement in an Engineering trade

- Strong work ethic and be self disciplined

- Excellent problem solving skills and ability to think outside the square

- Able to commit to a four year apprenticeship.

- Must be Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident

This is a position that will not remain available for long. If you would like to apply for the role submit your resume and cover letter today.

*Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you would like to hear more about this role contact Emma Gleeson on (02) 8078 3398

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