Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship- Newcastle
An exciting opportunity to work hands on and challenge yourself and study a Nationally Recognised Qualification at the same time!
About the position
Novaskill are currently seeking a Apprentice Painter and Decorator to join a local and reputable Newcastle business. This locally own business specialises in Painting and Decorating of residential and commercial projects and is seeking a motivated and hardworking Apprentice to join the team.
Duties may include but not limited to:
- Applying paint, varnish, wallpaper
- Working out materials by taking measurements
- Erecting scaffold, cradles and ladders
- Placing drop sheets to protect areas from paint
- Removing old paint or paper by sanding and scraping
- Brushing, rolling or spray painting
- Staining and varnishing
Applicants will ideally meet the following criteria:
- Be eligible to complete an apprenticeship
- Be well presented, enthusiastic, reliable and punctual
- Be motivated with a positive attitude
- Drivers licence and own transport
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/
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) 6600 3000 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.