W110957 - Fabricator

Geoffrey Thompson Fruit Packing P/L

Get your career in the Engineering industry off to a bright and energetic start with this placement! Get connected and work with qualified tradespeople and gain valuable, practical, real-world experience in the workplace. Based with Jeftomson, this local business will give you a terrific opportunity to build on your industry skills and knowledge from the classroom. **Conditional School-based Apprenticeship opportunities are available for this role. Please advise your teacher if this interests you.**

Skills You Might Learn

Students may have the opportunity to attain a broad range of skills while on work placement. These may include valuable general employability skills such as:
- Communication
- Teamwork
- Problem solving
- Initiative and enterprise
- Planning and organising
- Self-management
- Learning
- Technology
Students may also attain vital industry specific skills which will relate to their studies such as:
- Hands-on practical experience
- Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals
- Working in real-life scenarios and environments
- Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation and business
- Liaising and working with colleagues, bosses, customers/clients and suppliers.

Typical Tasks & Duties

Typical tasks and duties include but are not limited to, assisting qualified tradesman with tasks on hand by gathering tools and material for the job, assisting with the cutting of metal, grinding loose fragments of metal, prepping metal for painting and general assisting. Students can gain a huge variety of experience within the one placement including domestic, industrial and outdoor work. Sites vary and may include Wheeler St, Shepparton and/or Camp St Mooroopna. The placement location will be confirmed at the interview.

Student Requirements

The student is required to show interest and engage positively in the work environment.
A packed lunch/drink should be packed in a cooler bag. A broad-brimmed hat and sunscreen will be supplied.

Dress Requirements

Steel cap boots should be worn, trade pants or shorts are acceptable and a Hi-Vis top, short or long.

Special Transport Requirements

Local transport details can be found at http://dysongroup.com.au/public-transport/regional


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Positions: 2 Positions
ID Number: W110957
Location: Shepparton - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: 7am – 3:36pm
Added By: Goulburn Murray Local Learning & Employment Network


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