Operations and Maintenance Traineeship- Bairnsdale

Location: Bairnsdale

Job posted: October 7, 2021

Closing date: October 24, 2021

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Operations and Maintenance Traineeship- Bairnsdale

In partnership with East Gippsland Water, Skillinvest has an opportunity for a committed and motivated Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidate to undertake a full time Operations and Maintenance Traineeship. Over the 24-month Traineeship, you will work towards a 'Certificate III in Water Industry Operations' qualification and gain invaluable industry experience.

This is an exciting opportunity to begin at a trainee level to assist in and learn how to deliver proactive maintenance and operational project works. This position is based at the Mitchell Depot, Bairnsdale and will require you to operate from various sites across the East Gippsland Water region.

Duties

  • Carry out repairs, minor works, and maintenance tasks
  • Operate equipment and machinery
  • Provide records and document activities on maintenance programs and asset conditions.
  • Prestart checks of tools, plant, and equipment
  • Adhere to all OH&S policies and procedures.

Skills & Experience

  • Completion of Year 11 secondary education or equivalent.
  • Ability to follow instructions and learn new skills.
  • Experience/interest in machinery, tool and equipment use.
  • Ability to use and operate a computer/tablet.
  • Ability to work in a team to achieve outcomes.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills combined with good verbal and writing skills.
  • Good time management and problem-solving skills.

Requirements

  • Genuine interest in the industry
  • Willingness to commit to work and study
  • Current driver's licence and reliable transport
  • Willingness to travel

This is an identified position for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person. To be eligible you must be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Applications close: Sunday 24th October 2021.

For more information contact Howard Stobo on 0438 521 177 for a confidential discussion.

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: 200000876_1633569076

Consultant Email: recruitment@skillinvest.com.au

Job Types: Permanent

Job Locations: Bairnsdale

Job Industries: Trade and Services

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