Apprentice Refrigeration Mechanic

Location: Horsham

Job posted: May 5, 2021

Closing date: May 18, 2021

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Apprentice Refrigeration Mechanic

  • Yearly increasing apprenticeship wages, 9.5% Superannuation plus 4 weeks p/a annual leave
  • A full time, 4 year placement that will provide formal off the job training with your choice of RTO
  • Enjoy outdoor work

Our Company

Wades are a local, family-owned Horsham business operating since 1985 providing customers in the Horsham and surrounding areas with heating and cooling products, hot water systems, solar systems, plumbing services and gas services for home and business from our Pynsent Street store. Wades employ 25 staff, supporting 25 families in our region. Wades support our local community through sports clubs and charities.


  • Prepare and/or study plans and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing systems and materials needed
  • Find and mark positions for connections, measure pipes and mark cutting or bending lines, then cut holes through walls and floors to accommodate pipes
  • Cut, thread and bend pipes, assemble and install piping, valves and fittings, and join pipe sections and secure pipes
  • Test lines as required by local plumbing regulations
  • Install equipment such as pumps, heating and cooling systems, gas appliances, water tanks, heaters and solar water heating systems, and fixtures such as toilets, wash basins and industrial processing units
  • Maintain and repair plumbing systems

Skills and Experience

  • Good at working with their hands
  • Enjoy practical work
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the job
  • Good sense of balance and ability to work at heights
  • Good at mathematics
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Applicants need to be physically fit and take a high level of pride in their work
  • Good health and eyesight

What's on Offer

  • Optional paid overtime on offer
  • Great small team culture
  • Ongoing training and support
  • Immediate start is available
  • Travel to surrounding and rural areas 

Does this sound like you? For more information contact Chris Barber on 0427 346 655.

Applications close by 5pm, Tuesday 18th May 2021

TO APPLY: Written applications including a resume and cover letter to be submitted by clicking apply now.

Skillinvest is an equal opportunity employer

Job Reference: 200000669_1619757002

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Job Types: Permanent

Job Locations: Horsham

Job Industries: Trade and Services

Job Skills: Apprentice Refrigeration Mechanic

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