Apprentice - Electrician

Job Description

Are you interested in becoming an Electrician working in an industrial environment? We are excited to invite applications from enthusiastic individuals who are keen to undertake an electrical apprenticeship at our cement manufacturing plant located in Gladstone, Queensland.

The opportunity:

You will be working full time and supported through your classroom education as you work towards a nationally recognised trade qualification. You will be a part of an experienced team of people and learn the practical application of your studies supported through the Cement Australia Apprentice Program.

You will need to bring a positive attitude, a keen interest in your chosen field and a genuine commitment to learning. Your technical aptitude and mature approach to safety and teamwork will make you stand out.

As a new Cement Australia Apprentice, you will commence the program in 2022.

About you:

  • You have completed a minimum Year 12 or equivalent with passes in Maths and English
  • If you have completed Cert I or II Engineering would be highly regarded
  • If you have completed Cert I or Cert II Electrotechnology would be highly regarded 
  • You have good communication skills and the ability to work well in a team
  • You have a genuine interest in your chosen trade

Why apply for our program?

  • Gain a certified qualification - Certificate III Electrotechnology – Electrician
  • All education fees and associated costs covered by Cement Australia
  • Full PPE and uniforms supplied
  • Work with an experienced team of tradespeople
  • Join a respected local employer

If you have a genuine interest in a technical trade and you’re looking for the opportunity to develop alongside a diverse, highly-skilled team, please submit your CV and application letter via ‘apply’ or through our website. Applications close COB Friday 28th January 2022.

About us:

An icon of the Australian cement industry, Cement Australia is the nation’s leading supplier of cementitious products and services.

Whilst cement is in the name, the business portfolio is diverse, comprising a series of heavy industrial manufacturing operations, coal and limestone mines, bulk distribution transport fleet, rail and shipping interactions and hazardous waste treatment and alternative fuel production (Geocycle).

As an organisation, we offer our employees work-life balance, a close-knit and collaborative team whilst providing you with the tools and opportunity to make your mark. Our vision is to create a safe, healthy, productive and sustainable business and we are looking for like-minded professionals who align with our company values.

Additional information:

Please note a medical, background check and references will form part of the recruitment process. 

Cement Australia is an Equal Opportunity employer and open to residents of Australia with valid working rights. 


Please apply directly as submissions from third party agencies will not be accepted at this time.

Build your dream career and lifestyle with Australia’s largest and most respected cement manufacturer and innovator.