D&R Henderson are offering apprentices a well-rounded learning opportunity working with industrial technology to gain a trade qualification as well as additional Nationally Accredited training is provided, such as Confined Spaces Entry, Work at Heights, Elevated Work Platform and more!
This position works under the direction and guidance of our qualified tradesman and supervisors to effectively and efficiently carry out minor maintenance repairs to minimise downtime of plant and equipment as well as maximising uptime by completing scheduled preventative and predictive maintenance tasks whilst ensuring site safety and environmental standards.
Desirably the successful applicant will have:
Ability to attend Tafe for Trade qualifications
Relevant work experience & mechanical aptitude
Ability to work flexible hours and rotating shifts (if required)
Ability to perform manual labour tasks, lifting, pushing, pulling
Basic computer knowledge, sound numeracy, literacy & communication skills.
Understanding of Safe Work Practices / OH&S
Pre-apprenticeship or relevant training would be an advantage.
Since opening our first warehouse in Sydney in 1964 specialising in plywood products, the company has progressed to a particleboard manufacturing and sawmilling organisation with offices and warehouses in five states across the continent. Our manufacturing plant situated at Benalla, D & R Henderson Pty Ltd is a well-respected Australian manufacturing company operating in the timber & decorative board industry for over 50 years, producing a quality and environmentally certified product for the Australian domestic and export markets. Progressive and innovative, were a growing company, committed to providing a safe workplace and to the on-going development of our people.
Short-listed applicants should be prepared to undertake a full pre-employment medical check which includes drug and alcohol screening.
If you feel you can succeed at the above position, please submit your application including resume and cover letter