1st Year-3rd Year Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship

Location: Sydney   
Classification: Engineering

Job Title

1st Year-3rd Year Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship

Company Name

Apprenticeship Careers Australia



Work Type




Open Date

19 Mar 2024

Closing Date

19 Apr 2024

Role Description

Apprenticeship Careers Australia (ACA) currently have amazing opportunity for 1st to 3rd Year Mechanical Engineering Apprentice to join our service and workshop team located in  Smithfield. The roles provide service, repair and maintenance for company operating in the mining, and agriculture, transport, power distribution, manufacturing sectors. 

Are you?

  • Friendly, easy to talk to and team player?
  • Fascinated by engineering & technology?
  • Mechanically, technically-minded & a hands-on learner?
  • Committed to working and studying to complete a 4-year Engineering Mechanical Trade apprenticeship?
  • Do you like to pull things apart and find out how they work
  • Someone who works safely and can follow instructions and procedures?
  • Are you looking for a STEM career University isn’t for you 

What are the benefits?

  • “Earn and Learn” to gain a full trade qualification over four years
  • A qualified mentor who will guide you through your apprenticeship
  • Open to candidates from diverse backgrounds
  • Become part of Australia’s fast-growing modern manufacturing sector

The Role:

As a Mechanical Engineering Apprentice, you will be working for one of our recognised partner who work on all things in the repair, maintenance, testing and modification of electrical motors. Your apprenticeship will involve machining, fitting and some fabrication components

You will gain practical experience working both in workshops and on-site alongside our highly skilled Engineering Tradespeople across Sydney whilst studying to complete a Certificate III in Engineering Mechanical Trade at TAFE.

Duties May Include:

  • Engineering work that includes traditional metalworking skills and new technologies
  • Assisting tradesmen and technicians
  • Learning and experiencing a broad range of skills including mechanical fitting, machining, and milling.
  • Working with specialised and high-end equipment with precise tolerances
  • Observe and receive training to work in the field
  • Installing, servicing, repairing, and general maintenance

Potential Candidates:

  • Must be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Drivers licence preferred but not essential
  • Completed Engineering as a VET school subject, pre-apprenticeship or Certificate II in Engineering (Mechanical) is an advantage
  • Ex-Engineering students from University who prefer a practical hands-on career path
  • Mechanical and technical aptitude
  • Preferably good with maths and sciences (Problem solver, fault finder)
  • Eye for detail, ability to follow procedures and work safely

All candidates are encouraged to apply we especially welcome applications from mature-aged candidates, women wanting to work in a non-traditional trade. Undergraduate Engineering students wanting to change to hands on learning are welcome to apply

 Don’t just dream about it, apply now and make it happen! 


At Apprenticeship Careers Australia, our values guide all that we do and who we are. We are passionate about providing an inclusive workplace, where we learn from each other to create a better Australia.  We care about our people and those we represent, and we achieve success through a collaborative and courageous working environment.


Contact Us:

For more information about this awesome opportunity call us on 0402 680 410 or email us at peter.adamski@apprenticeshipcareers.com.au

Contact Details

Peter Adamski, peter.adamski@apprenticeshipcareers.com.au 0402 680 410