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Apprenticeships

Our employees are what make Busways work. We are always trying to attract people with high quality traits to join our team. We currently have vacancies for motivated and enthusiastic individuals that are eager to become an Apprentices at the following depots:   

- Blacktown

- Coff Harbour

- Gosford

- Kempsey

- Laurieton

- Macksville

- Penrith

- Mulgrave

- Wauchope

The Opportunity:

This is an exciting opportunity to jump start your career with Busways and be a part of a growing company and a friendly team environment, whilst learning a trade. Full training will be provided as well as being supplied with uniforms, boots and safety equipment.

We are currently looking to employ first year Diesel Mechanics and Panel Beater Apprentices.

The successful applicants will be entered into a 4 year training contract within a secure employment environment. You will receive full 'on the job' and TAFE training as well as guidance and assistance from a mentor with solid mechanical experience. Applicable wage rates and allowances will apply.

The Job:

Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, this role requires you to have a mature and professional approach. Your main responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Under supervision, learning the skills to be part of the Workshop team
  • Undertaking an RTO training program as a Diesel Mechanic
  • Complete all units of the Apprenticeship to the required standards and within the required timeframe(s)
  • Attend all required TAFE classes under the guidance of your supervisor and teachers
  • Under supervision, carry out repairs & servicing to all company vehicles
  • Follow all safe working procedures & practices designed for the work                         

You will need to have:

  • Completed your Higher School Certificate (preferred), or School Certificate
  • Good maths, science and English skills
  • A genuine interest in a mechanical career
  • Good communication skills
  • A positive 'can do' attitude
  • The ability to take direction and show initiative
  • A strong work ethic which means you will be reliable, punctual and honest

Apprenticeships will commence ASAP.

How To Apply: 

Please apply by sending through a copy of your Resume and Cover Letter to swellham@busways.com.au or alternatively for more information, please don’t hesitate to contact the Recruitment Team on (02) 9497 1800.

Please note, applications will close on Friday, 5th of October 2018.

Contact: 
Suzanne Wellham
Phone: 
9497 1914
Email: 
swellham@busways.com.au