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Apprentice - Infrastructure Maintenance (Civil Construction)

South Gippsland Shire Council - Leongatha, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
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South Gippsland offers welcoming townships, friendly communities and colourful landscapes. You can enjoy green rolling hills, wind-swept beaches and the world-famous Wilsons Prom, right on your doorstep. South Gippslanders enjoy the beauty and freedom of country living with easy access to Melbourne.

As an our organisation we pride ourselves on sustaining a close-knit workplace with principled leadership. Our residents expect their services to be delivered efficiently and with minimal fuss. We aim to meet and exceed these expectations. We seek like-minded colleagues to join our team.


Infrastructure team members assist their communities every work day, whether it is building new assets including roads, drains or other amenities, or maintaining them. As an apprentice, you will be working across all facets which could include but not be limited to:

Maintenance and trimming for vegetation from roadsides
Maintenance of roads - both sealed and unsealed
Construction of assets including drains, car parks and footpaths
Ensuring the assets within our shire are kept at a high standard including responding to notifications of works required
Maintenance of plant and equipment used for the above tasks

While working and gaining practical experience, you will be also studying for a Certificate III in Civil Construction. The role will be fixed for a maximum of 3 years full time, with apprentice wages of First year of $30,392.44 starting salary paid with increases after the successful completion of each year.

The apprenticeship will be based primarily from either our Foster or Leongatha Depot, however you may be required to work from the alternative depot at times to ensure a good spread of experience and to meet the needs of our communities.

Further details are contained in the position description available here.


You will be defined by two passions - Civil Construction and wanting to serve your community. You will not have completed any education of a Certificate III or higher in any discipline to be considered, however ideally would have completed your VCE or VCAL. As the role involves driving a number of manual vehicles, you will have your drivers licence with manual endorsement, or be very close to achieving this. You will have the ability to attend the training components of the apprenticeship which may involve some travel to other towns than where you reside. As you progress you will also have the ability to respond to after hours emergencies when required. Use of technology such as mobile phones and tablets is also a requirement of the role so you will have a good understanding of these.

To really stand out, you will also have some relevant work experience and may already have some tickets and qualifications in operation of some plant and equipment.


Work-life balance with flexible working arrangements
Rostered Days Off offered for full time roles
Ongoing training and professional development opportunities
Diversity and inclusiveness, flexibility and a satisfying work environment
Enjoy a variety of changing health and well-being programs and initiatives including flu vaccinations and health checks, discounted gym memberships and Social Club
Diverse range of exciting career paths in full time, part time or casual positions
Mentoring, coaching and secondments
Access to 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
Opportunity to purchase additional leave
Annual Enterprise Agreement salary increments

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Please submit your application by filling out your details in the following fields and addressing the questions. This is an opportunity to demonstrate your potential and set your application apart from the rest! You must answer your questions in the fields, please do not attach them in a separate document, doing so may affect the progression of your application. You will also be required to upload two documents, your resume and cover letter. Need help applying - please contact our People & Culture Team at humanresources@southgippsland.vic.gov.au or 03 5662 9233.

Your application will be reviewed after the closing date and we will be in contact via email regarding your progress. Please ensure you check your Spam Folder.

All preferred candidates will be required to complete relevant background checks (including but not limited to police checks, reference checks, medical checks including drug and alcohol testing and psychometric testing) prior to the candidate's employment being confirmed.
The outcomes of the background checks do not automatically bar candidates; however will be assessed against the inherent requirements of the job.

Applications close 7.00am Monday 22 February 2021.

South Gippsland Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity employer and aims to provide all necessary support to ensure that all abilities and backgrounds are not disadvantaged in the recruitment process. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process, please feel free to identify yourself as a person with different needs in your application and indicate what type of reasonable adjustment you require. Alternatively you can contact a member of the People & Culture team on 03 5662 9233 and identify the position you are applying for and specify your requirements.

If you are having any issues applying for this position, please call our People & Culture Team on 03 5662 9233 or email humanresources@southgippsland.vic.gov.au.

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Leongatha, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency


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