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Port Waratah in partnership with Programmed, are seeking motivated applicants to apply for their leading four-year Apprenticeship Program commencing in January 2022.

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Start building your career with an organisation which cares about its people, the environment and community.

Port Waratah Coal Services in partnership with Programmed, are seeking motivated applicants to apply for a leading four-year Apprenticeship Program commencing in January 2022.

You have the opportunity to pursue our Mechanical Fitter or Electrical program stream with the first 18 weeks of your apprenticeship spent fully supported at the award-winning Mining and Energy Skills Program in Muswellbrook. 

Here you will fast track your apprenticeship journey by learning valuable machining, electrical, metal fabrication and automotive technical skills before joining our friendly and supportive teams back on site to continue your apprenticeship journey.


Inherent requirements of employment

Australian citizen or permanent resident

Hold or be completing a High School Certificate (HSC) in 2021

Hold a current driver’s licence or plans to obtain a driver’s licence by January 2022

Successfully pass a pre-employment medical (Electrical candidates must also pass a colour vision test)

LARGE RECRUITMENT AGENCY OF THE YEAR 2019  - SEEK Annual Recruitment Awards, Australia 

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Port Waratah in partnership with Programmed, are seeking motivated applicants to apply for their leading four-year Apprenticeship Program commencing in January 2022.

Apply Now

Benefits of the Mechanical Fitter or Electrical Apprenticeship Program

Nationally recognised Qualification

Working with a team focused on safety,
environment, and community

Opportunities to gain qualifications,
tickets, and training beyond a standard
apprenticeship

Early Career support and pathway
opportunities

Learn from experienced tradespersons
within the industry

Ongoing coaching, mentoring and
support provided by Port Waratah and
Programmed

Exposure and rotation to a broad range of
asset and maintenance functions

Competitive remuneration, including
bonus program

Newcastle location and lifestyle

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking applicants motivated to understand and contribute to our business by learning and supporting the maintenance activities required to deliver for our customers. A positive attitude, initiative, good communication and teamwork skills are key. You will enjoy hands-on learning, problem-solving and have a genuine interest in a dynamic career which can take you places!

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