If your student is intending to complete work experience over the next school holiday period, please ensure that their Work Experience Agreement form is returned by Thursday 2 September Week 8. Please be aware that this is a legal requirement and if your student undertakes work experience without a completed, signed Work Experience Agreement form, in the event of accidental damage or injury, they will NOT be covered by insurance.

Please see Engineering Work Experience opportunity below.



School Based Certificate lll in Sport and Recreation, Rockhampton, Yeppoon and Gladstone








Ergon Energy 2022 Apprentice Intake

Opens 2 August 2021


2022 Apprenticeship Program,  Komatsu 

  • Plant Mechanic – Australia wide
  • Auto Electrician –  Mackay

What’s next:

Apply today to begin your recruitment journey with Komatsu.

Closes 31 July 2021


Glencore Mount Isa Mines Operations 2022 Apprenticeship Intake, Mt Isa Mines

  • Auto Electrical
  • Diesel Fitting
  • Fitter Welder
  • Radio Technician
  • Boilermaker
  • Mechanic
  • Fitter/ turner
  • Refrigeration

Applications Close:
Sunday 8 August 2021 and all applications will only be accepted via


Future Fit Academy, BHP, Mackay – Register your Expression of Interest NOW 

  • Heavy Diesel Fitting
  • Mechanical Fitting

You’ll have a permanent job from day one and get paid to learn a nationally accredited traineeship or trade apprenticeship. Recognised skills that could take you across Australia with BHP. The BHP FutureFit Academy is a new approach to training with a pathway to a career in maintenance with “fit for purpose” training programs in Mackay. Be one of the 2,500 apprentices and trainees who will achieve a maintenance qualification at FutureFit. Once trained and qualified, you will go on to a permanent job with the Operations Services Maintenance team at one of BHP’s Australia-based operations in WA’s Pilbara or QLD’s Bowen Basin regions.

Please find below the application link to the Expression of Interest and our FAQ page for the FutureFit Academy. Complete this and you will be advised once applications are officially open.

Application Link

FAQ page


Apprentice Heavy Vehicle Mechanics, Blenners Transport, 2022 Intake 

Blenners Transport is a proudly Australian Owned and family operated company specialising in refrigerated transport Australia Wide. With 31 years experience in the transport industry, we are a well established business working with many well known and reputable brands. We have a strong emphasis on our customers and our team.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest for our 2022 Apprenticeship Intake for our Tully Depot – specifically for Apprentice Heavy Commercial Mechanics

This is a full time position, with both on and off the job (TAFE) training, resulting in a Certificate III qualification in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology, with excellent ongoing career prospects.

To be considered for these positions, you will have completed a minimum of year 10 schooling, be keen, a team player, motivated, have a can do attitude with a genuine interest in the Automotive industry and demonstrate a strong work ethic.

Positions will commence in early 2022.

Apply Now in writing with a cover letter and resume to:


Electrical and Instrumentation Apprenticeship 2022, Orica, Yarwun  

Orica Yarwun, in partnership with Apprentices and Trainees Queensland, is seeking applicants to undertake the following apprenticeship commencing in January 2022:

Electrical and Instrumentation Apprenticeship

Orica is a global leading producer and supplier of technical solutions to the mining and mineral processing industry. We are committed to providing superior quality products and services to our customers, supported by strong technical expertise. Orica is an Australian owner, publicly listed global company. The Orica site at Yarwun comprises two major complexes, a world scale industrial grade Ammonium Nitrate complex and the Chemicals Complex comprising a Cyanide Plant.

Applicants are sought with the following qualities:

  • Demonstrated high level of motivation
  • Commitment to complete the qualification
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail & problem-solving skills.
  • Willingness and desire to learn
  • Passion for fixing and repairing

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Pass in Year 12 English and Year 12 Math
  • Manual Driver’s Licence
  • Industry White Card
  • Work experience in similar trades will be highly regarded.

Orica offers an apprenticeship within a company with limitless opportunities and established systems and support. The successful individual will gain exposure to wide range plant equipment, as well as comprehensive training and development opportunities.

To be eligible for this position you must be an Australian Citizen or permanent resident and live locally in the Gladstone region. Position available is an entry-level Junior Position. School leavers are encouraged to apply.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Please email your resume and supporting documentation to

Closing Date: Tuesday 10 August 2021


Queensland Alumina 2022 Apprenticeship Program

  • Air Conditioning
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical and Instrumentation


Army Support Gap Year 

An Army Support Gap Year role is a unique opportunity for students to experience life in the Army, without needing to make a long-term commitment. The skills obtained through the Army Support Gap Year program will provide them valuable work and life experience, which are transferable to civilian employment opportunities

Contact Defence Force Recruiting on 13 19 01 for more information.


2022 Apprenticeship Intake, Brown and Hurley

  • Apprentice Spare Parts Interpreter, Emerald
  • Diesel Fitter, Emerald
  • Agricultural Machinery (Fitter), Emerald
  • Heavy Vehicle (Mechanic), Rockhampton


2022 Apprentices – Mechanical or Electrical & Instrumentation, CS Energy, Callide Power Station, Biloela 

  • Mechanical Apprenticeship
  • Electrical/Instrumentation Apprenticeship


Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal 2022 Apprenticeships 

  • Mechanical Fitter Apprenticeship  JOB ID 301
  • Apprentice Electrician  JOB ID 300



KFC Southside are looking for casual staff.  Preferably Year 11 or 12 Students as there are some later shifts involved.  Apply online at


Retail Assistant, Aldi, Rockhampton


Casual Store Assistant, Drakes Glenmore 


Team Member, Nando’s, Rockhampton


Dusk, Causal Customer Assistant, Rockhampton


K Mart Rockhampton have a range of positions available.  If you are interested in applying please drop your resume into the service counter in store.


In-Store Team Member, Domino’s Pizza–Rockhampton


Crew Members, Hungry Jacks, Rockhampton 


Crew Members, McDonalds, Rockhampton



Apprentice Boilermaker, Springsure Welding and Engineering 


Apprentice Chefs, Great Keppel Island Hideaway, Rockhampton  

Opportunity exists for an enthusiastic 1st/2nd/3rd year apprentice chef to join a unique busy property that offers a modern bistro style menu to our guests and public diners.

All remuneration packages are well above award rates.

Our team of chefs will share their knowledge with you throughout your apprenticeship and you will be well qualified for your career as a Chef.

Forward your resume including references to;


Apprentice Painters, Higgins Coatings, Rockhampton


Receptionist (Junior), City Printing Works, Rockhampton 


Receptionist/Junior Administration, Legrady Law, Rockhampton 


The Bavaraian, Rockhampton 

  • Apprentice Chef, Hospitality Traineeship
  • Apprentice Chef ( JOB ID 105) – 4 year Apprenticeship – Become a qualified chef whilst in paid employment

As an apprentice chef, you will work alongside qualified chefs assisting in all aspects of food preparation and presentation. This position provides the opportunity to learn and build experience in a commercial kitchen environment. We are looking for a passionate individual who is wanting to develop knowledge in commercial cookery. Most importantly working as an apprentice chef will give you the skills and knowledge to one day run your own kitchen!

  • Hospitality Traineeship  (JOB ID 106) – 12 Month Traineeship-  Gain a Certificate III in Hospitality whilst in paid employment

This Traineeship reflects the role of individuals who have a range of well-developed front of house food and beverage service and sales skills combined with sound product knowledge. You will gain a range of hands on experience and skills  within front of house.

Work Environment:

The Bavarian brings a German-inspired, Aussie-embraced dining experience. A unique blend of Bavarian-inspired diner and local pub, guests can enjoy good food, good beers, good times, and the best of both worlds at The Bavarian.

To Apply: To Register your interest, simply email an up-to-date resume and Cover letter to


Apprentice Service Technician, DC Motors, Rockhampton


Apprentice Auto Electrician, Osmac Group Training, Rockhampton


IT Technician Trainee, MEGT, Rockhampton  


Apprentice Parts Interpreter, Tibbs Fleet Services, Rockhampton 

We are seeking a self-motivated, high energy person to fill the position of first year apprentice spare parts interpreter.

Required skills

  • Good with numbers
  • Highly observant
  • Great computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Can-do attitude

If you have the skills listed above, email a cover letter addressed to the parts manager with your resume to


 Apprentice Certificate lll in Engineering, Mechanical Trade, Pirtek, Rockhampton


Teacher Aide (Identified), Rockhampton State High School 


Library Traineeship, Livingstone Shire Council, Yeppoon  


Paid Gap Year In Queensland Agriculture-Horticulture – New campaign encourages Australians to gap year in their own backyard.

A paid Gap Year for school leavers in Queensland – new initiative from GROWCOM to help with the increasing problems with worker shortages in horticulture/agriculture industries who typically rely on backpackers.

Australia’s fruit and vegie growers are really suffering through the Covid restrictions – this is a great initiative.   There is work in these industries year-round – GROWCOM have established a Gap Year site to help make it easier for young workers to know who to see and where to go for jobs in Queensland.