1st Year Apprentice – Heavy Commercial Vehicle

Embark on a Journey of Growth and Innovation with CJD in Launceston!

CJD Equipment, a leading name in the Truck and Construction Equipment industry, is calling all aspiring minds to join our dynamic team as a 1st Year Apprentice (Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology). If you’re passionate about Trucks and dream of a career that keeps Australia moving, we want to hear from you!

A day on the job will see you:

  • Gain unparalleled hands-on experience and mentorship from industry experts.
  • Work with cutting-edge technology that’s transforming the industry.
  • Embark on a clear career path that promises growth, stability, and fulfillment.
  • Achieve a nationally recognised qualification with opportunities for further education and specialisation.

Your application will go to the top of our shortlist you have:

  • Have an understanding and passion for mechanics or the motor industry.
  • Mechanical aptitude – working knowledge of the operation of automotive, mechanical tools and equipment.
  • Have completed Year 11 or 12 education, preferably with a focus on mathematics and science.
  • Be committed to a 4 Year Apprenticeship traineeship and career development.
  • Be able to follow directions and work as a valuable member of the team.
  • Good computer knowledge/skills.
  • Have sound written and verbal communication skills.
  • Not afraid to ask questions, be self-motivated and take pride in completing jobs right.
  • Embrace a workplace with a culture of zero harm.
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment medical as well as ongoing drug & alcohol testing in the workplace.
  • A current “C” class driver’s licence (manual preferred).

Don’t miss this opportunity to start your career on the right track with CJD in Launceston. We’re not just offering a job; we’re offering a career that grows as you do.

What’s in it for you?

  • Perks: Discounts with National brands.
  • Hours: Monday to Friday (38-hour week) + opportunity to earn extra $$ in Overtime.
  • Looking smart: Sharp uniforms and workwear.
  • Culture: Exceptional workplace culture – we work hard and have fun while we do it.
  • Stability: Over 18% of our current employees have achieved over 10 years’ service.  We’re an employer for the long-term.
  • Referral program: Generous referral payments to introduce your mates to employment opportunities with the CJD family.

About us

CJD Equipment is a privately owned Australian Company whose core business is the national distribution of construction equipment and trucks.  At CJD Equipment, we are globally recognised as a leading supplier of working-class solutions while assisting our customers in the transition to net-zero emission in a reasonable and sustainable way. CJD Equipment was founded in 1974 with a bold determination to grow by ensuring we are diverse, inclusive, profitable, and keep our employees safe.

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