Overview

Apprentice Mechanic Full Time in Port Hedland WA

Branch Port Hedland WA AU

Position:
Apprentice Mechanic
Location:
Port Hedland WA

Work Related Requirements. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally…

3 year fixed term (full time completing 3 year apprenticeship)

The Role

The Town has an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join our workshop team whilst completing a Mechanic trade certificate over a three year period. The successful applicant will be supported by our knowledgeable team, however will be responsible for the progress of their apprenticeship. Our workshop provides repair and maintenance services to a variety of vehicles, including but not limited to sedans, heavy-rigid trucks, loaders and excavators, as well as machinery for use within our depot operations teams. The apprenticeship will provide exposure to elements such as the repair and servicing of cooling systems, diesel fuel systems, hydraulic systems, air conditioning, engine forced induction systems and clutch assemblies. We are seeking a committed individual who has an interest in or experience working with motor mechanics and is eager and willing to learn.

During the time of engagement, the Apprentice is expected to complete a trade certificate.

We embrace diversity and strongly encourage local applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Work Related Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role. Candidates will also be required to possess the relevant qualifications/experience/licences as outlined in the position description.

Our Values

Creating a nationally significant, friendly city people are proud to call home.

Our supporting values are:
Quality – We strive for excellence and take pride in everything we do. We challenge our thinking and look beyond the obvious.

Unity – We work as one team and actively share our ideas and information across the organisation.

Integrity – We are honest and ethical in everything we do, fostering transparency and promoting public trust and continued confidence.

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post: PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand: Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721

Applicants are advised to write a statement addressing the essential and desirable criteria found within the position description, summarising how any relevant experience meets the position requirements. Applicants who do not address selection criteria may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

For further information about this position please contact Tara Golding, Coordinator Workshop, (08) 9158 9729.

Applications close 4:00pm, Thursday 27 April 2017.

Late applications will not be accepted.

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Salary:
Not Specified

Work Type:
Full time position

Tenancy:
Permanent position

Positions:
1

How to Apply:
Please see the description.

Job ID:
2278305055

Source:
Public Employer

Last Modified:
15 April 2017

Options:
Apprenticeship

Website:
http://www.porthedland.wa.gov.au

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Port Hedland, WA, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-16
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