Decide if a Plumbing apprenticeship is right for you.
- Published on Wednesday 15 April, 2015
- 2 min. to read
As a plumber, your skills are in demand and your employment prospects are excellent – whether you work for yourself, as a contractor or for a business or company.
Plumbers implement practical water, mechanical, roofing and gas solutions in domestic and commercial settings – safely and efficiently.
You may enjoy being a plumber if you:
– like a variety of indoor and outdoor work
– like getting your hands dirty
– have good measurement and calculation skills
– are physically fit.
A plumber is a person who has successfully completed Certificate III in Plumbing and is
registered /licensed to perform plumbing work and to protect the public from contamination and disease.
A plumber is able to work on all types of plumbing installations both industrial and domestic, general plumbing, mechanical services, roofing, gas fitting and hydronic heating.
They work :
– on residential properties
– in very large firms and organisations
– for themselves or as subcontractors.
Apply for a position
You can apply for positions available on MEGT’s specialist jobs board and see if there is one that suits you. Alternatively, you can register your interest in a position if it is not currently on this list – this goes to the MEGT recruiters.