Wagga Wagga City Council

Multiple opportunities available!

Kick off your career in local government! Get paid to learn in-demand skills and gain hands on experience whilst working towards obtaining a Certificate III in Civil Construction!

  • Apprenticeship for three (3) years with potential for ongoing employment
  • Obtain a Certificate III in Civil Construction
  • Remuneration of $1,406.60 gpf + superannuation


Your new role:

Wagga Wagga City Council is seeking Civil Construction Apprentices to work within our construction and maintenance teams. An Apprenticeship with Council will equip you with the real-world skills and experiences that you need to kick start a successful trade career, including road construction and maintenance and use of power tools.

Duties of this position will include but are not limited to:

The apprentice will learn and develop their skills to work towards each of the following key responsibilities:

  • Use powered tools, hand tools and other equipment as required to complete road maintenance and construction projects
  • Work at heights, in confined spaces and within traffic
  • Comply with responsibilities relating to the terms of the Training Contract as an Apprentice (training attendance and attainment of competencies)


What you will need to succeed:

  • Current (P1, P2 or Class C) Drivers Licence
  • Current OH&S Construction Induction Certificate (White) or willingness to obtain
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Applicant must be an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person


What is next?

Applications close Monday, 23 September 2019 @ midnight AEST with interviews to be held in the week commencing Monday, 30 September 2019.

If you are interested in this role and would like more information, please contact Joshua Rudd on (02) 6926 9282.

As part of the recruitment process, pre-employment checks will be conducted in line with requirements of the position.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.wagga.nsw.gov.au/jobs

Wagga Wagga City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer, working to ensure its workforce is representative of the community it services and encourages diversity within its teams.

Aboriginality is a genuine occupational qualification and is authorised under Section 14 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977.