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2024 Apprentice and Trainee Program

2024 Apprentice and Trainee Program

Birdon Pty Ltd
Port Macquarie, Port Macquarie & Mid North Coast NSW
Welders & Boilermakers (Trades & Services)

As Birdon continues to grow across a range of sectors, we are embarking on our newest intake of apprentices and trainees, with applications now open for roles at our Port Macquarie shipyard.

With works commencing on milestone projects, such as the Australian Navy’s Young Endeavour II, this is the right time to join our business.

Throughout your apprenticeship/traineeship at Birdon, you will receive on-the-job training and mentoring from Birdon professionals, providing pathways for careers in the Maritime, Environment and Defence Industries. Apprentices play an essential role in our success.

Birdon is proud to continue to offer training opportunities and help build life-long careers.

Birdon is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We strongly encourage suitable applicants regardless of gender, religion, sexual orientation, ethnicity or disability.

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Certificate III in Engineering Mechanical Trade

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Certificate III in Engineering Fabrication Trade

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Certificate III in Surface Preparation and Coating


Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

Kick start your journey to become a qualified tradesperson by Applying now! On your application, please include a resume and cover letter detailing which trades you are interested in learning and why you'd like to join the Birdon team.

To apply please click on the link below:


Applications close 22 October 2023

Date posted
September 19, 2023
Valid through
October 22, 2023
Job Location
Port Macquarie, 2444
Employment Type
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