Applications are invited to fill the position of Apprentice Engineering Tradesperson – Mechanical (Diesel Fitter) in Council’s Workshop. Council cannot guarantee continued employment after completion of the apprenticeship.
It is expected that the successful applicant will commence duties in January 2013. Applicants must have achieved a satisfactory standard of education to at least Grade 10, and have an interest in completing a mechanical trade.
Salary and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Engineering Award – State and Burdekin Shire Council’s Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. The gross fortnightly wage for a First Year Apprentice is $729.79.
Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800.
Applications for 12/47 – Apprentice Engineering Tradesperson – Mechanical (Diesel Fitter) should include:
- Cover letter
- Application form
- A current resume with two referees
Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:
- online using the Online Job Application form
- by email to or
- by mail to
Confidential Application No. 12/47
PO Box 974
AYR Qld 4807
Applications close on Friday, 7 December 2012. Word or PDF format is preferable.
For any further information please contact the Workshop Supervisor, Mr. Kevin Holt on (07) 4783 9938.