Statewide Apprenticeships

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Civil Construction Apprentice

Location: Underdale, South Australia.

Who is Statewide Apprenticeships

Statewide Apprenticeships is an independent, community-based not-for-profit organisation that has been servicing the employment and training needs of South Australian apprentices and trainees, businesses, and industry for over 30 years. 


The Apprenticeship

Certificate 3 in Civil Construction Plant Operations (RII30820).
Statewide Apprenticeships is seeking an apprentice to join our team. This position is based in Adelaide, with the majority of the work being conducted remotely. It includes relevant living away allowances and overtime.

This is a full-time Apprenticeships, working a minimum of 38 hours per week and will be paid as per the relevant award unless otherwise advised. 


Duties may include 

  • Carry out measurements and calculations.
  • Conduct backhoe, loaders, and construction excavator operations. 
  • Read and interpret plans and job specifications and communicate with the team.
  • Carry out manual excavations and operate small plant equipment.
  • Identify and locate underground services.
  • Safely dispose of nontoxic materials
  • Conduct roller operations and spread and compact materials manually.
  • General physical labour 


About you 

  • I have a genuine passion for civil construction.
  • Be committed to undertaking a 36-month apprenticeship.
  • Possess a driver’s licence. 
  • Must be willing to undertake drug and alcohol testing. 
  • Be willing to work remotely and a undertake reasonable amount of overtime. 
  • Be physically fit.
  • Obtain a white card. 
  • Roller and or skid steer tickets an advantage


Application process

Please attach your resume and cover letter outlining your interest in and suitability for the position.

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 

Applications close 17/06/2024