Apprentice Diesel Fitter

Apprentice Diesel Fitter

Mareeba Shire Council has an opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join Council’s Workshop team as an Apprentice Diesel Fitter. The successful applicant will work with qualified trade staff in the servicing, maintenance and repair of heavy earthmoving equipment, light vehicles, small motor plant and any other asset owned and operated by Council, while undertaking a trade qualification – Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Trade). The estimated timeframe for the apprenticeship is four years.

Benefits of this position:

  • Opportunity to achieve accredited trade qualification
  • Fixed term position for period of apprenticeship (estimated period is 4 years)
  • Base wage $825.25 per fortnight with increases after completion of each year level
  • Additional allowances including $22.20 industry allowance and tool allowance
  • Up to 12% superannuation
  • Rostered Day Off every fortnight
  • 5 weeks’ annual leave

Contact: Conan Pottle, Foreperson Workshop – 0418 722 003 (business hours only)

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Sunday 13 December 2020

2020 School Leavers are encouraged to apply for this position

To apply submit a completed Employment Application Form and cover letter with your current resume by email to