Carpentry Apprenticeship

Location: Ararat

Job posted: September 1, 2021

Closing date: ASAP

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Carpentry Apprenticeship

Skillinvest has an opportunity for a committed and motivated candidate to undertake a full time Carpentry Apprenticeship with a local building business based in Ararat. Our apprentice will receive ongoing mentoring whilst learning on-the-job and undertaking a 'Certificate III in Carpentry'.


  • Construct formwork into which concrete is poured
  • Set out an outline of the building on the ground of the site, using string and pegs to allow for


  • Build floors, wall frameworks (timber or metal) and roofs, and lay timber floors
  • Read plans and specifications to determine the dimensions, materials required and installation

processes to be followed

  • Install metal and timber windows, sashes and doors
  • Cut materials with hand and power tools, and assemble, nail, cut or shape parts
  • Install door handles, locks, hardware, flooring underlay, insulating material and other fixtures
  • Maintain and sharpen tools

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
  • Drivers Licence
  • White Card

Why Skillinvest?

  • Earn a weekly wage including superannuation and leave entitlements
  • Receive ongoing support from your dedicated Apprenticeship Consultant
  • Undertake a nationally recognised and accredited qualification
  • All PPE provided and maintained
  • Get reimbursed for your training fees (on completion)

Does this sound like you? APPLY NOW or for more information contact Kate Clark on 0428 971 821 for a confidential discussion.

To be considered, candidates must be eligible to work in Australia. To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume by selecting 'Apply'.

Applications close: Tuesday 14th September 2021

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

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: 200000809_1629072629

Consultant Email:

Job Types: Permanent

Job Locations: Ararat

Job Industries: Building and Construction

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