Civil apprenticeships and careers ltd - civil apprenticeships

Who is Civil Apprenticeships and Careers Ltd

Civil Apprenticeships and Careers Ltd Group Training Organisation (GTO) is a purpose built entity employing apprentices for the South Australian civil construction sector. We are proudly supported by the Civil Contractors Federation South Australia. We are a GTO run by the South Australian civil industry. 

You will be employed by us, and you will undertake on-the-job training with respectable industry Hosts. We ensure you have continuity of employment and that you obtain quality training in a safe and supportive environment. We will provide you with ongoing mentoring and support to help you achieve your career goals.

About the apprenticeships

If you are a dependable and committed individual who would like to complete a 36 month civil construction apprenticeship we encourage you to apply. This is a paid, entry-level opportunity and provides on the job experience and ensures you earn an income whilst you learn and complete studies towards nationally recognised qualifications in either: Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations or Certificate III in Civil Construction.

As an Apprentice with us we offer:

  • employment stability where your career journey matters
  • opportunity to gain experience and establish industry contacts with more than one host
  • the industry's best RTO for off-site trade school training
  • recognition of achievement through Civil Apprenticeships and Careers Apprentice of the Year Awards
  • guarantee of Award rates of pay and conditions
  • mentoring and support from civil construction industry experienced Field Coordinators
  • professional Development courses and support with obtaining plant  tickets

As a successful candidate you will:

  • be able to start in January 2020
  • be physically fit
  • have a genuine passion for the civil industry
  • demonstrate strong attention to detail and the ability to follow instructions
  • possess hand-eye coordination
  • enjoy completing practical work
  • have a high level of personal safety awareness


  • Must hold a provisional or full driver's licence
  • Must satisfactorily pass a pre-employment assessment including a drug and alcohol test

Apprenticeship wages and conditions apply.

To Apply:

These positions are entry-level and would suit someone looking to start their career. Recent school leavers are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply, complete the online application form and attach a copy of your resume and a cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

Civil Contractors Federation South Australia


Posted: 04 December 2019

Location:  Adelaide, QLD