Apprenticeships - Mechanical And Electrical Newcastle


Apprenticeships - Mechanical and Electrical Newcastle About our team

GFG Alliance has an agile, entrepreneurial culture with high energy, strong levels of ambition, and sustainable growth plans. Two of our iconic brands are looking for their next apprentices to start early 2021.



InfraBuild Wire is Australia’s leading manufacturer and supplier of wire products and services the Rural, Construction and Manufacturing sectors with manufacturing facilities in Newcastle, Geelong and Jindera. Infrabuild Wire includes Waratah Fencing and Cyclone products and manufactures anything from nails to wire rope for massive draglines in mining.



AustubeMills, is a trusted source of steel tubular and profile sections. For more than 80 years, we have been providing you and your community with the best and most innovative steel solutions for Australian designs and conditions. Our tried and tested products, including the iconic brand DuraGal and our passionate people give our customers the confidence to take their design ambitions and bring them to life. Our products are used extensively across the construction, manufacturing, transport, mining and agricultural industries.

About the role

About the role

Two of our Newcastle sites are seeking Apprentices to join the team with a start date of early 2021. This is an exciting opportunity to begin your career and gain exposure to one of Australia’s most unique steel making facilities. The disciplines available are:

  • Mechanical (Fitter)
  • Electrical

Our apprentices tell us that it's the balance between working and studying that will really give you the edge. When you're not at TAFE learning the technicalities of your trade, you'll be on site putting what you've learnt into practice with heavy machinery and equipment. You'll have space to balance both study and work.

You'll be challenged and stretched, but you'll find it's the best way to develop and learn. During the program, you'll be able to draw upon the experience of your team and be mentored by experienced tradespersons and engineers to make sure your career starts in the best way.

About your experience

This is a great opportunity to get into a career in heavy industry and manufacturing! We are looking for enthusiastic, motivated and committed applicants who are looking for a career in the electrical and/or mechanical field. You will be:

  • Safety focussed, team orientated and have good interpersonal skills;
  • Able to commute daily to site and/or TAFE as required

Application to Include:

Cover Letter that tells us about you and the reason you would like to pursue an Apprenticeship with us, we ask that you specify your trade preference

Resume that includes your education level, training, any work experience and copies of your last 2 years of results from School, TAFE or University; if you are a recent graduate.

Next steps

Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.

Apply today.