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Apprentice Fitter and Turner – AI Group

Geelong, VIC

Employment: Full-time

Salary: N/A

Closing: June 29, 2022

Our host company based in the Geelong area is one of the leading food manufacturers and suppliers of fresh poultry and prepared food solutions. The successful candidates will be involved in the general maintenance and repair of poultry process machinery. Two shifts are available which are Day Shift and Afternoon Shift

Ai Group Apprentice and Trainee Centre is a Group Training Organisation who employs apprentices and trainees then places them with Host organisations. We provide support for all apprentices and trainees by way of our mentoring program which includes regular visits to your workplace and TAFE.

    • Supervision and Training Provided
    • Variety of Skills on offer
    • Nationally recognised qualification in a skills shortage area


    • All training fees paid for
    • PPE provided throughout the apprenticeship
    • Mentoring from experienced industry professionals
    • The ability to earn money while learning a trade
    • A dedicated field consultant to support you throughout your apprenticeship
    • A nationally recognised qualification – Cert III Engineering – Mechanical

 Your duties include:

    • Examining and understanding detailed drawings and specifications to determine the requirements for the task
    • Operate and adjust metalworking machines to create parts or tools by turning, boring, milling, shaping, slotting, grinding, or drilling metal stock or components
    • Using hand and machine tools, welding equipment, and CNC machines
    • Cut, thread, bend, and install hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines
    • Ensure accuracy and quality of finished parts, tools, or sub-assemblies
    • Operating lathes, machining centres, sheet metal folders, and benders
    • Wide variety of welding practices including MIG, TIG, and Stick welding

Desirable requirements:

    • Driver’s license and reliable transport
    • Eagerness to learn new skills
    • Positive approach to workplace safety
    • Minimum Year 11 Schooling

 Mandatory requirements:

    • Must be an Australian Citizen or hold the right to work in Australia

Ai Group Apprentice and Trainee Centre are an equal opportunity employer, we encourage applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds to apply.

Please Note: We thank all candidates in advance for their applications, all applications should include a short Cover Letter with a current resume. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted at this time.

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