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Apprenticeship and Traineeship Job Opportunities | 8 March 2022

There are thousands of Australian Apprenticeship and Traineeship job opportunities around the country. We regularly share some of the latest and most exciting opportunities, keep reading to learn about opportunities in your area!


National Opportunities

Amazon Web Services: Cloud Support Engineer Apprenticeship program - April 2022

Are you interested in multiple technologies and working with companies to support Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud solutions? AWS Cloud Support Engineers bridge the gaps between systems, software, and operations, and are not constrained by how "things are usually done." Ready to challenge the status quo? Over a million customers rely on AWS for building and running their applications and businesses. Support Engineers work on large scale system design and help in operational decision-making.

If accepted, apprentices will be provided both formalized IT training by Swinburne University (2 days a week) and paid on the job training and experience (3 days a week) at AWS. This is a 24-month program leading to a Diploma in Applied Cloud Technologies and an opportunity to join AWS as a permanent employee as part of a world class technical team.

Learn more and apply here

Australian Capital Territory

MEGT: Apprentice Roof Plumbers

MEGT have a number of positions available for an enthusiastic people looking to start or continue their Roof Plumbing apprenticeship in the Canberra area. Successful candidates will be employed full time, be paid award wages and receive training in a Certificate III Roof Plumbing.

Learn more and apply here

New South Wales

Downer Group: Opportunities for both Electrical Apprentices and Boilermaker Apprentices

The Facilities and Asset Services business at Downer Group has opportunities for both Electrical Apprentices and Boilermaker Apprentices. You will join the Manufacturing team located in Newcastle, NSW where you will gain invaluable on the job knowledge from qualified trades and industry leaders whilst also undertaking structured TAFE training. Initially you will learn in a workshop environment and then move onto working across several local projects and sites. 

Learn more and apply here

Northern Territory

NECA Careers & Apprenticeships: Electrical Apprenticeships (Northern Territory)

NECA Careers & Apprenticeships are not only recruiting candidates to commence an Electrical Apprenticeships in 2022, they are also encouraging out of training contract apprentices of all year levels to apply. As an Apprentice you'll work with a Host Employer, earning a wage and working alongside experienced staff to gain job-specific skills. A dedicated Field Officer will perform regular workplace visits, ensuring you are being trained, supported and developed in the workplace as well as being provided with extensive Work Health and Safety support.

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The Intensive Commercial Cookery Apprenticeship Program will commence in 2022 and will seek to graduate highly capable tradespeople by the end of 2023. This provides a training approach that will aim to meet industry requirements for certain sectors of the Tourism industry.

TAFE Queensland will deliver this tailored program to meet developing requirements of the Hospitality Industry to high standards.

Students will enrol in the Certificate III in Commercial Cookery (SIT30816) qualification and undertake an intensive training program over 40 weeks at one of four TAFE Queensland campuses, Gold Coast, Southbank, Mooloolaba or Cairns.

Learn more and apply here

South Australia

Career Employment Group: Aged Care Traineeships

In conjunction with the Government of South Australia’s Skilling SA Public Sector Project, and the South Australian Government State Budget Traineeship initiative, Career Employment Group Inc is seeking applications for Aged Care Traineeships. Upon completion of the traineeship, you will have earned a Certificate III in Individual Support (Aged Care).

Learn more and apply here


Programmed: Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship

Programmed, in partnership with one of the world's largest dairy exporters, based in Spreyton, are seeking individuals who are motivated and committed to undertaking a Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship. At the completion of this apprenticeship, you will gain a Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical.

Learn more and apply here


VACC: Full Time Automotive Apprenticeship

VACC are currently accepting applications for 1st Year Apprentices for all Automotive opportunities in Melbourne & Inner suburbs of Melbourne.

VACC Automotive Apprenticeships provide a smooth pathway for individuals opting to enter the workforce within the automotive sector. We recruit the best candidates and then place them with suitable host employers for their on-the-job training, pay for the necessary medical examination, conduct an induction program, and place them on the VACC payroll. We make a commitment to ensure the security of continuing employment throughout their training period.

Learn more and apply here

Western Australia

MercyCare: Expressions of Interest - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander traineeships

MercyCare have Traineeship placements available for those from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander backgrounds wanting to undertake a qualification. In these traineeships you’ll be supported as you work towards a nationally recognised qualification, gain vital experience, and build a strong foundation for your career. On offer are traineeships for Certificate III in Community Services, Certificate III in Business Administration and Certificate III in Human Resources.

Learn more and apply here