This is a great opportunity to gain experience and training as an Apprentice Mechanical Fitter with one of the biggest Iron Ore producers. You will be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the trade. At the successful completion of your Apprenticeship, you will attain a Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Trade).

The Opportunity

 4 years fixed term Apprenticeship offered on a fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) basis

 Formal on-the-job training at one of Fortescue’s operational sites

 Formal off-the-job training at the Fortescue Trade Training Centre based at Cloudbreak

 Completion of nationally recognised Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Trade)

 Opportunity for permanent employment at the completion of Apprenticeship

 Experience gained with one of Australia’s largest employers

 Remuneration is above the award rate, will reflect the working roster, work requirements, and training

component of the program

About you:

 Must have a passion for the understanding and workings of mechanical equipment along with;

 Enjoying technical work

 Comfortable working in a physical and challenging environment

 Good hand-eye coordination

 Practical ability and an eye for detail

 Willingness to learn and develop

 The ability to work in remote locations on various FIFO rosters such as 14 days on / 7 days off and 8 days on

/ 6 days off

 Strong emphasis on Safety

 Must be team-orientated and focused

 Completed Year 10 with satisfactory grades in Maths and English

 Completion of an Engineering Pre-Apprenticeship (Certificate II Engineering) is desirable however is not


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