Apprentice Fitter and Machinist

  • Company:
    Mars
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:

**What is the Apprentice Fitter and Machinist opportunity?**

Are you mechanically minded and fascinated by projects that involve hands on work to solve a problem? Are you inquisitive, have excelled in science or maths, and hold a specific interest in Mechanics? If you are a recent school leaver or TAFE student who is interested in working with a state of the art manufacturing site to learn and grow, while earning TAFE qualifications, this top opportunity could be yours!

Based in Asquith with our Mars Wrigley segment, our manufacturing site is looking for two Apprentices – Fitter and Machinist to join their growing team! As part of the Reliability team and reporting into the Maintenance Team Leader, this rare opportunity is a four year fixed term contract, working from 7 am – 3 pm, 5 days per week. As part of the Apprenticeship, you will attend TAFE one day per week, receiving a Cert III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade upon completion, and spend 4 days working with a welcoming and highly qualified team who want to help you grow and develop.

Past your 4 year contract, there are genuine opportunities to progress your career through multiple paths in our Supply function which is dynamic, fast paced and highly collaborative. A drive for results, a continuous improvement mind-set and a desire to build your technical aptitude is essential.

**What does the successful Apprentice look like?**

+ A recent high school leaver (with High School Certificate) or TAFE student

+ Genuine interest in the Mechanics trade

+ Mechanically minded, enjoys hands on projects

+ Inquisitive, wants to understand the detail of how something works

+ Prepared to listen and learn

+ Motivated, uses initiative

+ Knows how to ask for help

**Why an Apprenticeship with Mars Wrigley?**

+ Awarded #1 Best Place to Work Australia in Manufacturing and Production!

+ Mars Wrigley covers the cost of your Cert III in Engineering – complete your apprenticeship qualified and with no debt!

+ Get paid to learn!

+ Genuine career progression, a focus on development with access to global opportunities