Naturform is a licenced building company specialising in landscape construction. The company provides a comprehensive range of urban infrastructure services that encapsulate the three pillars of the business – landscape, building and civil. Naturform is a preferred contractor for a large and diverse list of clients including developers (public and private), City and Regional Councils and educational organisations. http://www.naturform.com.au/
Undertaking placement with this quality employer means working with highly qualified staff on quality projects. This iconic local project will commence in October.
Skills You Might Learn
Students will have the opportunity to learn skills aligned to the VET Construction (Carpentry) course, such as using and maintaining carpentry hand tools and power tools, building calculations and workplace procedures.
As well as the specific skills listed above, students will have the opportunity to acquire transferable skills including communication, teamwork, problem solving and time management.
Typical Tasks & Duties
You will have the opportunity to put your VET Construction (Carpentry) skills into practice on this iconic project.
Students will start with the basics;
- Workplace safety
- Equipment Maintenance
- General Labouring tasks
Hardworking and committed students may progress to more complex tasks under the guidance of their supervisor, including;
- use of power tools
- assisting with framing
- reading plans, etc
Best suited to highly motivated VET / VCAL students studying the relevant course in Construction (Carpentry)
Student to provide their own steel capped boots.
Students must wear long sleeved shirt and pants.
Other safety equipment can be provided by the employer, however the employer HIGHLY RECOMMENDS that students purchase their own personal safety as this is industry standard. This includes;
- High Vis / fluoro vest
- Safety goggles
Equipment specific gear will be provided by employer.
Special Transport Requirements
Site location is very close to bus lines, with connections to the Eltham / Hurstbridge train line.
Parking also available on site.
No travel form required as all placement hours will be at one location.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- 22216VIC - Certificate II in Building and Construction (Pre-Apprenticeship)