Civil Construction Traineeship (Bridge Construction)

Job Description

  • Full-time 3 year Civil Construction Traineeship specialised in Bridge Construction and Maintenance!
  • Work for a Government Organisation that specialises in delivering transport infrastructure solutions throughout Queensland

COMMUNITY SOLUTIONS is looking for dedicated candidates to join our Skilled Civil Construction Traineeship (Certificate III in Civil Construction), specializing in Bridge Construction and Maintenance. This role involves both day and night shifts, occasionally requiring travel out of town. Ideal candidates will possess a deep industry knowledge and passion, prior labour experience, and the flexibility to work within a rotating shift roster in a large, safety-focused organization.

The Bridge CM Traineeship will involve but not limited to:

  • Concrete bridge construction, rehabilitation, and maintenance
  • Concrete culvert construction, rehabilitation, and maintenance
  • Steel bridge rehabilitation and maintenance
  • Timber bridge rehabilitation and maintenance
  • General servicing of structures and surrounds
  • Bridge Inspections

Essential Qualifications:

  • Construction White Card
  • Manual driver’s license (or must be committed to obtain with 6 months)
  • CPR desirable
  • Ability to provide two work or school related references
  • Successful candidates will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical with drug and alcohol testing.
  • Can commit to working both Day and Night shifts
  • Must be able to commit to working on remote projects at times
  • Strong commitment to complete Traineeship
  • Must be a self-starter and demonstrate initiative

Who We Are?

Community Solutions is a non-for-profit organisation operating as a commercial business, providing apprentices and trainees to a variety of different businesses throughout Queensland. We provide apprentices and trainees important career guidance and opportunity to earn while they learn. Dedicated Field Officers are assigned to apprentices and trainees to provide ongoing support to completing their chosen trade qualification.

What can we offer you?

  • Salary Packaging Benefits! Package up to $15,900 of your annual salary tax free. Less tax = more take home pay for you!
  • In addition to your tax-free benefit, you can also use up to $2,650 of your pre-tax income to pay for entertainment expenses (meals, holiday accommodation etc.)
  • A weekly wage paid to you directly by Community Solutions
  • Leave entitlements inc. Annual Leave and Personal Leave
  • Mentoring, ongoing support and regular visits from your committed Field Officer
  • Ability to obtain a certification and vast range of industry skills and experience
  • An Employee Assistance Program - a free and confidential phone-based counselling service available

So what's next...

If this is the opportunity for you, the click ‘Apply Now’ below.  You must also be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.

We can't wait to hear from you, school leavers and matured aged candidates are encouraged to apply!

Community Solutions encourages applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities, and cultures. This includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, CALD (Culturally and Linguistically Diverse), the LGBTQI+ community, and people with disability. We value inclusivity and are committed to adjusting our recruitment process to ensure accessibility and support of an applicant's needs.