Operations and Maintenance Traineeship- Mallacoota

Location: Mallacoota

Job posted: January 14, 2022

Closing date: February 11, 2022

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Operations and Maintenance Traineeship- Mallacoota

In partnership with East Gippsland Water, Skillinvest has an opportunity for a committed and motivated 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 Mallacoota Depot and will require you to operate from various sites across the East Gippsland Water region.


  • 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.


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

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

Applications close: Friday 11th Feb 2022.

To be considered, candidates must be eligible to work in Australia.

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: 200000875_1642121183

Consultant Email: recruitment@skillinvest.com.au

Job Types: Permanent

Job Locations: Mallacoota

Job Industries: Trade and Services

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