Geoffrey Thompson Fruit Packing P/L
Get your career in the Automotive 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, you can work on everything from forklifts, tractors and general cars, 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:
- Problem solving
- Initiative and enterprise
- Planning and organising
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 parts for the job, washing parts and assisting in the dismantle and repair of parts. 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 is required to be 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.
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
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- AUR20716 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
- VCE20116 - Industry & Enterprise
- VIC20116 - VCAL Studies