Steel Fabrication Apprentices / Mechanical Fitter Apprentices

Job Description

2024 Apprentice applications are now open!

Origin Group (QLD) Pty Ltd are currently seeking suitable Steel Fabrication Apprentices and Mechanical Fitter Apprentices to join our Engineering Team commencing 2024. The positions will be based at our Paget Workshop, but the successful applicant can be directed to work anywhere within the Mackay Region & Bowen Basin area as required.


To be considered for this position you will have:

  • Relevant experience or a genuine interest in “steel fabrication and welding” (Fabrication)
  • Relevant experience or a genuine interest in “Mechanical Overhauls and Maintenance”
  • Completed Year 10 Education (minimum)
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional time management and punctuality
  • Strong safety awareness
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Keen customer service focus
  • Clean and tidy work manner
  • Positive Attitude
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Current Drivers Licence and reliable transport (or ability to get)


What we are offering:

  • Competency based Apprenticeship (4 Years)
  • On the job training as well as nationally accredited training
  • Ongoing coaching, mentoring and support to complete Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade or Mechanical Trade



Origin Group (QLD) Pty Ltd is a Mackay Local Engineering Company that specialize in Fabrication, Engineering, Mechanical Installation and Mechanical repairs to the Mining, Sugar, Petro-chemical, Agricultural and Construction industries. Due to customer demand and required services we have recently upgraded to a new facility designed to enable us to increase the scale of projects and size of fabrications we can offer.

Our standard workshop hours are Monday – Thursday between 6:00am – 4:00pm and Friday 6:00am – 2:00pm and on a Saturday from 6:00am – 12:00pm as required. Local site work hours can vary from 8hr – 12hr days as required by our customers.



To apply, please forward your cover letter, academic results and resume to or call Brett on 07 4959 3100