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Apprentice Machinist/ Fitter & Turner


As part of our commitment to training people and providing an excellent career path through learning advanced manufacturing technologies and processes, we are pleased to offer apprenticeship positions beginning January 2023.

Certificate III in Engineering – Fitting and Machining

About the roles:

Due to our continued growth and the positive future outlook for the business, we want people who want to learn and master the skills of being a Fitter Machinist and develop a meaningful and financially rewarding career. Much of your time will be spent learning all the key elements of various machining processes by way of operating various computer-controlled equipment and machinery. Your main priority will be to learn and develop the required trade competencies and then apply your skills in the most efficient and effective manner.

To be successful:

• Your values and behaviours need to align with Forge Engineering business values and expectations.
• Demonstrate mechanical and engineering appitude and skills.
• Have a passion for making precision parts, machining and operating computer controlled machines.
• Be able to work in a team environment and be a great communicator.
• Minimum of sound achievement in English, Maths and other Engineering type subjects.
• Show enthusiasm and commitment to learning and developing a new career.


How to Apply:

• Apply via Seek
• Upload you resume and all your work experience detail
• Please include your latest school report card and any other achievements
• All notifications will be communicated to you via email
• Applications close 5pm Friday 9/09/2022
All applications will be treated as confidential. Your details will not be given to any other parties outside of Forge Engineering without your consent.

About Forge Engineering:

We are a privately owned engineering company, based in Mackay, QLD. We exist because we make what’s needed for industry in our region. We understand our customers needs, find the best solution and then simply get on with the job.

We utilise various technologies to manufacture and reclaim components associated with mobile mining equipment, underground mining, ports, rail, agriculture, construction and various other engineering service type providers. Our range of service offerings includes: CNC machining, Component manufacturing, Robotic welding, Fabrication, Component reclamation and repairs.

Integrity and trust in our people helps create relationships focused on service and support that exceeds expectation. Our quality workmanship and significant industry experience underpins our approach of using technology and production systems to deliver products as per our customers requirements.

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19b John Vella Dr, Paget,
Mackay, QLD 4740, Australia


Mon-Fri: 7.30am – 5.00pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

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(07) 4952 6888