Apprenticeships on offer

The recent success of Berihu (above) in gaining a painting apprenticeship, James as a bricklayer and John as a mechanic continues a strong North Lake tradition in the trades – Mitchell (BHP), Sophie (Rio Tinto), Kassy (Austal Ships) are further examples.

July is very important month for Year 11 and 12 students seeking apprenticeships with opportunities at some of Australia’s biggest employers coming up including one information session right here on campus.

Most applications must be made online and you should seek help from Sarah or Greg – please check out all these opportunities.

Rio Tinto will be holding an apprenticeship information session at North Lake on Tuesday 2 July. Positions in electrical, automotive, heavy duty diesel and mechanical fitter trade categories will be discussed along with information about Rio Tinto’s operations in the Pilbara and the lifestyle of a FIFO apprentice.

You must register… here are the details.

General Apprenticeship Program Information Session
Tuesday 2 July 2019
4 – 5pm
North Lake Senior Campus,
188 Winterfold Road,

Numbers are limited. Please register your attendance by logging onto

Global industry leader Alcoa is offering apprenticeships beginning in January 2020 in…

Fabricator / Welder

Heavy Duty Plant Mechanic

Industrial Electrical Instrumentation Technician

Mechanical Fitter

Alcoa apprenticeships

Giant Australian company BHP is offering apprenticeships in…

Heavy Duty Diesel Fitting (Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology)

Electrical (Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician)

Fixed Plant Mechanical Fitting (Certificate III in Engineering –Mechanical Trade)

Automotive Electrician (Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology)

Refrigeration Technician (Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning)

Heavy Vehicle Mechanic (Cert III in Heavy Diesel – Automotive)

Communications Technician (Cert III in Electronics and Communications)

Plumbing (Certificate III in Plumbing)

Boilermaker (Heavy Fabrication) (Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication).

Applications close on 7 July

BHP apprenticeships


There are also opportunities at Woodside through Programmed….

A Woodside apprenticeship