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Title:  Apprentice - Heavy Plant Mechanic/Mechanical Fitter

Job Number:  3202

Spotswood, AU

Job Description

We are currently taking applications for a Heavy Plant Mechanic/Mechanical Fitter Apprentice with our Rail Plant Services division in Spotswood, Victoria. We are seeking a reliable and motivated candidate who is looking for a long-term career in a rapidly growing industry. This is an amazing opportunity to develop new skills and become part of an award-winning team.  Mature age applicants are encouraged to apply.


The key responsibilities of the role are:

  • Learn to maintain various mobile plant and equipment related to the rail industry including
    • Tampers,
    • Ballast regulators,
    • Flash butt welding machines, and
    • Various small rail plant.
  • Learn to work off technical drawings and plans.
  • Successful completion of TAFE.


The successful candidates will have:

  • Sound literacy & numeracy skills.
  • Current car driver’s licence.
  • Completion of relevant mechanical trade pre-apprenticeship (Advantageous).
  • Blue/White/Red Construction Induction Card.


What we offer:

  • Engaging and inclusive learning and work environment.
  • Excellent pay rates.
  • We cover the cost of successful completed TAFE units.
  • Opportunity to work on state-of-the-art rail plant.

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