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Civil Construction Apprenticeship (Roads) – Kyogle Council

Get your foot in the door of Civil Construction with this unmissable opportunity with a highly sought-after host employer!

About the position

Novaskill has an ongoing opportunity for a civil construction apprenticeship at Kyogle Shire Council.

This is an excellent opportunity to learn all aspects of road building and reconstruction, stormwater drainage, streetscaping, cycle/pathways. Kyogle Council is one of the area’s largest employers, and offers a progressive and rewarding employment environment within the local area.

The Opportunity 

  • Construct, maintain and repair major roads and highways 
  • Operation and maintenance of small plant and equipment 
  • Working outdoors in a wide variety of locations and environments 
  • Working in an all-inclusive culture where all people are valued, and differences respected 
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification – Cert III in Civil Construction 

Who we’re looking for

To be considered for these positions, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Enjoys working in physically demanding environments 
  • Has a Class C manual drivers licence 
  • Good communication skills, both written & verbal 
  • Completion of High School Certificate of equivalent 
  • Ability to work and interact effectively as a team member 
  • Has a construction industry White Card (or ability to obtain one) 
  • Presents a positive image of Council to the public 

Please submit your application with a Resume and Cover Letter to be considered.

Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply. 

Apprenticeships and traineeships combine work-based training with an employer and formal training from a training provider. They are established under training contracts between the employer and the apprentice or trainee and are regulated by the Government. They’re a great way to be paid for work, learn and earn a qualification. Find out more.

This year, we are celebrating 40 years of providing superior trainee and apprenticeship management throughout our communities. We’re proudly a not-for-profit Group Training Organisation. This means you will be employed by Novaskill but hosted by a partner employer for the duration of your apprenticeship/traineeship. You can find out more about why this way of being employed is significantly better than direct employment here.

Novaskill strives to provide opportunities for employment and educational experiences that are tailored to Indigenous culture, community, issues, and solutions. Find out more about our support systems designed specifically for Indigenous Australians here. 

For more information:

Contact our Group Training Team on (02) 6600 3000 or email Recruitment@novaskill.com.au.

Applications close:

Thursday 20th May, 2021

To be considered for these positions, we require a cover letter to accompany your resume. We are a proud equal opportunity employer and encourage all persons to apply. All successful candidates will be required to undertake an Australia Federal Police Check prior to commencing employment. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications, we are only able to contact shortlisted candidates.

 

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To apply for this job please visit novaskill.com.au.