Water Industry Traineeship – Bairnsdale

Water Industry Traineeship – Bairnsdale

Skillinvest | bairnsdale, VIC, AU

Posted 13 days ago

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  • Earn a weekly wage including superannuation and leave entitlements
  • Receive ongoing support from your dedicated Apprenticeship Consultant
  • Undertake a nationally recognised and accredited qualification
  • In partnership with East Gippsland Water, Skillinvest has an opportunity for a committed and motivated individual to undertake a 24-month full time Water Industry Traineeship.

    Based locally in Bairnsdale, the successful candidate will undertake a 'Certificate III Water Industry Operations' whilst receiving ongoing mentoring and support from their dedicated Skillinvest Consultant. This traineeship will offer valuable hands-on experience relating to Water Treatment, Wastewater Treatment, Field Maintenance and Geospatial Information Systems (GIS).

    If you enjoy practical outdoor work, this is a fantastic opportunity to kickstart a career where you will learn on the job and contribute positively to your community.

    All expenses associated with the further education will be paid by East Gippsland Water in addition to a trainee salary.

    The suitable applicant will have:

  • Completion of Year 11 secondary education or equivalent.
  • Current driver's licence and reliable transport
  • Willingness to travel, and enthusiasm to learn
  • Willing to commit to work and study
  • This role requires staff to be fully vaccinated for COVID 19
  • Duties:

  • Assisting the Mitchell Depot in the delivery of maintenance programs
  • Assist in maintaining water and wastewater assets
  • Operation of equipment and machinery to maintain water and wastewater assets
  • Be able to use an electronic tablet/computer for work purposes