Civil Construction Apprentice

Main Roads Western Australia

Location: Narrogin

Job Type: Contract/temp, Full time


Start a career that’s really going places

People need to get to work, home and everywhere in between and businesses rely on our roads. With a rich history dating back to 1926 and an exciting future ahead, Main Roads Western Australia is the WA State Government agency responsible for managing the State's road network safely, connecting people and places. Main Roads is not just about roads.

It’s about people.

What work will I be doing?

Main Roads Western Australia is offering a number of Apprenticeship opportunities to enthusiastic and invested individuals who are interested in working in and around the Wheatbelt Region.

Based in Narrogin and working as part of a welcoming and tight knit team, these Civil Construction Apprenticeships commences in July 2023. You will work full time and grow your knowledge and skills in civil construction and maintenance experience in and around the Wheatbelt road network.

Along with some formal training, you’ll learn on-the-job, guided by your supervisor and a network of support that will help you feel like a valued member of the community. The attached information sheet provides more information on the role.

Civil Construction Apprentice Information Sheet

What we are looking for

We are looking for highly motivated individuals with strong problem-solving skills who love to get involved and take on new challenges and responsibilities. You enjoy working as part of a team and have a genuine interest in road maintenance and construction activities. We’re looking for people with a ‘can-do’ attitude, who are committed to working in their local region.

How does an Apprenticeship work?

As part of the Apprenticeship, you will:

  • work full time with Main Roads while completing your three-year apprenticeship
  • complete formal training in a Certificate III in Civil Construction
  • be supported every step of the way – our friendly trainee coordinator is dedicated to ensuring you are developing and learning at your best.

At the end of program, you will complete your Certificate III in Civil Construction and enjoy an ongoing career with long term development opportunities at Main Roads.

Submitting your application

Applying involves a couple of steps – hit the apply for jobs button on this page, answer the online questions and attach the following documents:

  • A resume – include any casual jobs or work experience you may have had
  • A completed Apprenticeship Application Form
  • Evidence of completion of Year 10 or equivalent
  • Proof of Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Extra information

In addition to a competitive base salary and 10.5% superannuation, you may also receive a range of extra benefits and allowances for living and working in the Region.

If you have any questions on the apprenticeship, please contact Simon Cook, Maintenance Manager on (08) 9080 1424.

If you need help submitting your application or require reasonable adjustments to help you fully participate in this selection process, please email or call Claire Simms on (08) 9323 6140

This is a full-time Fixed Term position for a period of up to 12 months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.

Applicants selected for appointment will have to pass a pre-employment medical assessment prior to appointment, and as part of this assessment process.

Main Roads is committed to improving outcomes for Aboriginal people in employment. This position is being advertised as a measure to achieve equality under section 51 of the Equal Opportunity Act 1984 (WA) and therefore, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander may be given priority consideration.

- application form - civil construction apprentice narrogin .docx.pdf
- civil constuction apprentice wb information sheet.pdf
- working with us.pdf

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