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June

Fitter And Turner Apprenticeship

MIGAS Apprentices & Trainees - Eagle Farm, QLD

Trades & Services
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Full Job Description
THE APPRENTICESHIP

Are you fascinated about how mechanical components and machinery are put together? Do you find yourself spending time in the shed, pulling things apart and like to see how they work? If you have a natural eye for fitting and love working with your hands, becoming a Fitter and Turner Apprentice could be for you.

Undertaking this four-year Apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to become a qualified Fitter and Turner and earn your Certificate III in Mechanical Engineering (Fitter and Turner).

This position is located in Eagle Farm in Brisbane where you will be hosted with a Power Transmission Company that has a proven track record in delivering transmission technology products for over 100 years to a large array of equipment such as trucks, tractors, boats and turbines.

A DAY IN THE LIFE LOOKS LIKE:
Perform mechanical repairs in the workshop under supervision from the Workshop Manager/ Supervisors
Servicing, inspecting and preventative maintenance checks on a variety of equipment
Ensure a safe and tidy workspace at all times
Fitting components and materials to an array of equipment
Major refit and repairs
Overhaul of power transmissions
Assisting with transmission testing
Oxy welding process

THE BEST PARTS:
No HECs Debt - Apprenticeships are fully funded by the Government
We pay you to learn - Gain valuable hands-on training and experience
Assigned MIGAS mentor who will guide and support you through your apprenticeship
Supplied uniforms and PPE to ensure you are job ready and site compliant

TO BE SUCCESSFUL, YOU WILL HAVE:
Driver’s licence and own reliable vehicle
Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills
Work experience in a Mechanical setting and/or Certificate II in Automotive/Engineering or similar
Drive and motivation to complete an apprenticeship
Commitment to undertake study/coursework
Ability to pass a Pre-employment Medical and Drug & Alcohol test
Computer literate and the ability to read and interpret engineering drawings
Strong communication skills with the ability to work well independently and as part of a team

After successfully completing, you will gain a nationally recognised qualification and become a highly sought-after tradesperson.

If you believe this opportunity is for you - apply online by submitting your resume and cover letter explaining why you want to be a Fitter and Turner and outline any relevant experience to the job.

Not sure what to say in a cover letter? Don’t sell yourself short - check out some great tips on how to write a stand-out cover letter: https://www.migas.com.au/news/how-to-write-a-cover-letter/