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Apprentice Carpenter


Location: Ulverstone

Job Type: Full time



VEC Civil Engineering is a proud Tasmanian company, highly regarded for expertise in the design and construction of complex structures including bridge, road, rail and water infrastructure, civil construction, and steel and concrete fabrication.

We’re part of the Downer Group, and together with Downer we form a strong Tasmanian business based on the strength that comes from deep local knowledge and experience, combined with national scale and capability.

We’re growing our business and we’re looking for an apprentice carpenter to join the team in our Ulverstone office.


  • Completion of Year 12 Education
  • School based / casual work experience in a related field desirable
  • Current Driver's licence and reliable transport
  • A commitment to personal learning and development
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Visible commitment to Zero Harm.


We know our people are our greatest asset, and that’s why we invest in their growth. As part of the Civil Contractors Federation’s 2021 awards (Tas), Downer won the Commitment to Training and Skills Development Award.

For more information, please contact Tisha Wiggins on 0487 106 596.

As an employer who embraces Equal Opportunity and promotes diversity, we encourage men and women of all ages and backgrounds, including Indigenous Australians, to apply.

Downer does not accept any unsolicited resume referrals from Recruitment Agencies. Please do not submit any resumes or associated profiles to the Downer careers portal or to any Downer employees. Downer will not pay any placement fees relating to unsolicited resume referrals.