Indigenous Trades Assistant Traineeship

Indigenous Trades Assistant Traineeship

Ai Group Apprentice And Trainee Centre | geraldton, WA, AU

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Ai Group Apprentice and Trainee Centre in partnership with Clough are looking for a dedicated individual to join the team as a Trades Assistant Trainee.

  • Do you enjoy working with your hands, learning new skills and take pride in completing a job well done? Have you considered a Trainee Trades Assistant role where you will receive on the job training whilst having your training fees paid for.
  • Residential role based in Geraldton working Monday to Friday with transport to site provided.
  • Trainee

    This is an exciting opportunity for a candidate who identifies as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander to start their career working on the Waitsia Stage 2 development with the project being located in the northern Perth Basin, near the town of Dongara approximately 350km north of Perth and 65km south of Geraldton in Western Australia. 

    A Trainee Trades Assistant will complete a Certificate II Civil Construction and tasks will include:

    > Maintain cleanliness and organisation of the work area

    > Provide direct assistance to tradespersons

    > Execute work in line with quality procedures and safety requirements

    > Contribute to the team effort on-site by accomplishing related tasks as needed

    > Follow quality control systems and techniques

    > Perform other general duties as directed

    About You:

    > Communicate effectively with others

    > Enjoy learning new skills and willingness to follow instructions

    > Have a positive approach to workplace safety

    > Solve challenges as they arise

    > Demonstrate initiative and be motivated in the workplace

    What we can offer you:

    > Training fees (TAFE) paid for

    > A dedicated Field Consultant to support you throughout your traineeship

    > Ongoing training and guidance around Work Health and Safety

    Mandatory Requirements:

    > Must be an Australian Citizen or have right to work in this country

    > Construction White Card

    Desirable Requirements:

    > Driver’s Licence – C Class

    Ai Group Apprentice and Trainee Centre is a Group Training Organisation who employs apprentices and trainees and places them with Host Organisations. We are there to assist and guide you through your traineeship to allow you to successfully complete your work and training commitments and gain your qualification.

    The filling of this position is intended to constitute a special /equal opportunity measure under section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA). This position is therefore only open to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants. 

    Please Note: We thank all candidates in advance for their applications, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted at this time.