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Apprentice Fitter/Machinist

Manufacture / assembly and repair Bankstown Airport Nsw , New South Wales , Australia Apprenticeship Full-time Higher School Certificate First experience

Job Description

We are currently seeking candidates who are wishing to commence a 4 year apprenticeship in February 2022 to become trade qualified as a Fitter/Machinist.

Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, the SAFRAN apprentice will learn to:
• Interpret technical drawings
• Perform lathe operations
• Perform milling operations
• Carry out mechanical cutting
• Perform precision mechanical measurement
• Mark off/out (general engineering)
• Perform engineering measurement
• Repair and fit engineering components
• Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components
All whilst working in a space that provides exposure to the Aviation industry in a repair and overhaul workshop.

Job Requirements

To be successful in this role you, you must:
• Have completed or currently being completing the Higher School Certificate or equivalent, with a focus on Maths and Physics
• Have a genuine interest in discovering how machines work
• Proven experience of home or recreational mechanical / maintenance activities
• Have an eye for detail
• Be a natural problem solver
• Basic computer skills including the ability to use Excel and Word
• Effective communication skills

How to Apply

Candidates must currently have the legal right to work in Australia to be eligible to apply for this position.

Please note all final applicants for this position will be asked to complete a national police check and each application will be considered on its merits.

All applications should include a covering letter and up to date CV and be submitted to the attention of Human Resources quoting reference number AFM1021

To submit your application on our website it is best to use Chrome, Firefox or Edge on a desktop. If you have any issues submitting your application please contact Tara on 02 9796 6600.

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10.14.2021 Manufacture / assembly and repair

Apprentice Aircraft Mechanic


Bankstown Airport Nsw, New South Wales