Bricklaying Apprenticeship

Location: Port Pirie - SA

A fantastic opportunity exists for a motivated individual with a passion to succeed to become a full time 1st Year Apprentice with a local Bricklayer.

To be successful you must be hardworking, honest and reliable along with being physically fit as the position can be physically demanding. You are a team player and you're able to work under instruction as well as using your own initiative when necessary. Local school leavers are encouraged to apply.

As a Bricklayer, your job involves laying bricks, pre-cut stone, concrete blocks and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, foundations, partitions, arches and other structures.

You will be learning to:
  • Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • Use bricklaying and blocklaying tools and equipment
  • Read and interpret plans and specifications
  • Carry out measurements and calculations
  • Carry out basic demolition
  • Handle and prepare materials
  • Carry out brick construction
  • Apply WHS requirements, policies and procedures in the construction industry

Key benefits of undertaking this Apprenticeship are:

  • Long term opportunities for the right candidate
  • Working towards a Certificate 3 in Bricklaying/Blocklaying (CPC30111) Trade
Key Requirements of an Apprentice:
  • Keen interest to learn trade with commitment to approx. 4 Year Apprenticeship
  • Physically fit and reliable
  • Possess a mechanical aptitude
  • Able to pass a drug & alcohol test
  • Hold a current Driver's License and reliable transport (or working towards)
  • Current White Card and Work Safely At Heights (or willing to do training)
  • Certificate 2 in Construction Pathways (or similar, desirable but not essential)

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 why you would be right for this position attention Tracy Northcott to tracyn@sgt.asn.au

Applications close 5th February 2020.

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