W118282 - Fabricator

Zilzie Wines

Would you like to commence an exciting career in the Winery Operations Industry in Engineering Maintenance at a major winery in a School Based Apprenticeship (SBAT)?

Zilzie Wines is a modern and progressive major winery in our district and they have a great opportunity for a student who is career focused on Engineering that will incorporate maintenance work at the winery.

This is an ideal placement for a VCAL or VCE student enrolled in a VETDSS Engineering subject to gain part time employment whilst studying a secondary school program.

For further information contact Dale Harvey at the NMLLEN on 0467 215 213 to discuss this exciting SBAT opportunity.

To Apply:
Please submit Expression of Interest form and resume to dale@nmllen.com.au

Skills You Might Learn

The SBAT will gain a broad range of skills as an Engineering Maintenance Apprentice.
These include skills such as:
• Communication.
• Teamwork.
• Punctuality.
• Presentation.
• Problem solving.
• Planning.
• Initiative.
• Hygiene.
• Follow instructions.
• Work under supervision.
• Industry specific OH&S.

The SBAT may also attain vital industry specific skills which will relate to their training they include:
• Hands-on practical experience.
• Observing and learning from industry qualified and experienced professionals.
• Working in an Engineering Maintenance environment.
• Working with tools and equipment necessary to the occupation.
• Liaising and working with supervisors, colleagues, industry personnel, customers/clients and suppliers.

Typical Tasks & Duties

The SBAT will undertake duties in Engineering Maintenance as part of a professional and hardworking team in the Winery Operations area. You will perform scheduled maintenance, upgrades and breakdown services and refurbishments to ensure your systems are running at the required levels.

The SBAT will use tools, machines, equipment and engineering techniques to maintain and repair plant and equipment to operational standards. You will also produce metal sheet products such as lightweight structures and sheet assemblies for tanks and containers using tools and welding.

You will use a wide range of hand and power tools and workshop machines such as drills, grinders, benders and lifting equipment.

Student Requirements

Students with a positive attitude towards Engineering Maintenance work with a keen eye for detail and are self-motivated, willing to listen and follow instruction are encouraged to apply.

Whilst the student is attending the SBAT placement they are expected to:
• Dress appropriately.
• Maintain interest and participate in tasks and work duties.
• Be well mannered and behave in a respectful and responsible manner.
• Be punctual.
• Follow management instructions.
• Act in accordance with Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) requirements.
• Work within the team.
• Listen and take advice from fellow workers.
• Respect other people’s belongings.

The minimum number of employment and training hours is 13 hours per week. These hours may be averaged over three periods of four months in each year of the training contract. At least one day during the normal school week must be timetabled to be spent on the job or in training.

Dress Requirements

The SBAT will be required to present in the following work attire;
• Work boots, steel capped.
• Work pants.
• Work overalls (if required).
• Hi visual long sleeve shirt for Engineering.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriate to the tasks and duties carried out by the SBAT, will be supplied by the Employer.

Special Transport Requirements

Successful applicants will be required to find their own way to and from the work-site.


  • MEM20105 - Certificate II in Engineering
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W118282
Location: Karadoc - Explore Region
Mode/Type: School Based Apprenticeships and Traineeships (SBATs)
Attendance: To be negotiated,
Added By: Northern Mallee Local Learning & Employment Network


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