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Civil Construction Apprentice

Location: Adelaide Based Company in Underdale, SA. With work in mostly remote locations. 

Who is Statewide Group Training

Statewide Group Training (SA) Incorporated is an independent, community-based not for profit organisation that has been servicing the employment and training needs of South Australian apprentices and trainees, business and industry for over 30 years. 


The Apprenticeship

Certificate 3 in Civil Construction Plant Operations (RII30820)

Statewide Group Training are seeking an apprentice to join our team. Although mostly remote locational work, this position has relevant living away allowances and overtime attached. This is a full-time Apprenticeship, working a minimum of 38 hours per week. They will be paid as per the relevant award unless otherwise advised. 


Duties may include –

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


About you – 

  • Have a overall genuine passion for Civil Construction.
  • Be committed to undertaking a 36-month apprenticeship.
  • Have a driver’s licence. 
  • Must be willing to undertake drug and alcohol testing. 
  • Be willing to work a reasonable amount of additional overtime.
  • Be physically fit.
  • Obtain a white card. 
  • Roller and or skid steer ticket an advantage.


Application process

Please send your resume and cover letter to outlining your interest and suitability to the position. 


Applications close: 5th of June 2023

Additionally please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.