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Engineering Tradesperson (Fabrication) Apprenticeship

Location: Port Pirie, SA
Multiple positions available


Who is Statewide Group Training

Statewide Group Training (SA) Incorporated is an independent, community-based not for profit organisation, providing Apprentice and Trainee labour hire to business and industry for over    30 years.


The Apprenticeship

A fantastic opportunity exists for motivated individuals living in the Port Pirie region to become full time 1st Year Apprentices with our valued Host Employer SJ Cheesman. Positions will commence in January 2024 with long term opportunities for the right candidates. School leavers are encouraged to apply.


Duties may include

Perform engineering measurements
Perform welding using multiple techniques
Carry out mechanical cutting
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques
Repair, replace, modify fabrications
Interpret technical drawings
Use of power tools and hand tools


About you

Keen interest to learn Certificate 3 in Engineering – Fabrication Trade with commitment to 4 Year Apprenticeship
Able to pass a drug & alcohol test
Hold a current Driver’s License and reliable transport (or working towards)
Physically fit as position can be physically demanding
Ability to work in a team under instruction and use your own initiative when necessary.
Reliable and punctual with good work ethic
Possess a mechanical aptitude


Shortlisted applicants must be willing to do aptitude test and work trial with Host Employer.


To apply, please send resume including 2 checkable references and a cover letter explaining to me why you would be right for this position attention Tracy Northcott to


Applications close 17th September 2023.


Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.