Construction Trade Apprentices- Plumbing and Carpentry

An exciting opportunity to work hands on and challenge yourself and study a Nationally Recognised Qualification at the same time!

About the position


We are seeking hardworking, enthusiastic candidates to commence Carpentry and Plumbing Apprenticeships here in the local Newcastle and Hunter region. This is a great opportunity to begin your career by gaining a national recongnised qualification through both on and off the job training.

Based across the Newcastle region, with multiple reputable host employers looking for outstanding apprentices, we are seeking a range of candidates who have a genuine interest in the construction industry, specifically Plumbing and Carpentry

About you


You will be reliable, thrive on a challenge and enjoy rolling up your sleeves to get the job done. You will excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as the ability to take direction and feedback from your Supervisor.

To be successful in this role, you will need to meet the following selection criteria:

  • A genuine interest in the Construction industry, Plumbing and Carpentry
  • Commitment to the full term of the apprenticeship
  • Completed your HSC (preferred but not essential)
  • A current driver licence and reliable transport

Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply

Please note for applications to be considered, please include a resume and detailed covering letter outlining the selection criteria.


About us


Since 1980, Novaskill has been providing superior trainee and apprenticeship management and are a proudly non-for-profit Group Training Organisation. Our apprentices and trainees, host employers, internal employees, students and stakeholders can be assured of our dedication to supporting our communities and enriching people’s lives through the provision of quality training and employment services.

This year, we are celebrating 40 years, and welcome the interest to join us!

As a group training employee, you will be employed by Novaskill but hosted by a partner employer for the duration of your apprenticeship/traineeship. For more information about Group Training, please visit https://novaskill.com.au/apprenticeshipstraineeships/

Apply now!

This position needs to be filled as soon as possible. If you believe you have the necessary skills and would like to be a part of our dynamic team, please apply now with your resume and cover letter addressing the selection criteria.

For more information about this position, please contact our Group Training Team on (02) 4906 6700 or email us on Recruitment@novaskill.com.au.

To be considered for this position, 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.

Apply Now

To apply for this job email your details to recruitment@novaskill.com.au