Electrical Apprentice

About the business

Greenwood Solutions is a commercial solar company with an end to end in-house engineer-procure-construct capability, and provides a suite of products & services to our peers in the renewables industry.

Were a closeknit team of 30 people with 150+ years of collective experience in the commercial solar industry across all aspects of system design & engineering, installation, commissioning and maintenance. Were passionate about our industry and the work that we do.

We deliver large, high profile commercial installations for a growing list of household brands - on supermarkets, shopping centres, warehouses, wineries and beyond. Our name is built on quality, expertise and reliability and we apply that same mantra to training our team. We want our apprentices to be the best in the industry. To prove it we deliver our own CEC-approved training courses to other solar companies to train their sparkies - so at Greenwood youre learning from the masters.


About the position

The commercial solar market is growing rapidly and were growing even faster. Were getting ready for future growth and want to build our pipeline of future A-grades and project managers. Were looking to bring enthusiastic apprentices to the team who are passionate about renewable energy, and keen to learn their trade from the ground up from some of the best in the industry. 

Your day to day responsibilities will involve:


  • Working with a team to deliver all aspects of commercial solar installations from 30kW to 1MW+
  • Following the leading hand A-grades instructions to install solar equipment, roughing in, all DC and AC works, wiring switchboards, system integration, testing & commissioning 
  • Assisting the team with site establishment, equipment transport, cleanup
  • Delivering on Greenwoods strict adherence to health, safety, environment and quality standards
  • As your skills & training grow so will your responsibilities on site


About you

Our focus on quality, reliability and expertise is what sets us apart from our competitors. Youll be looking to start or be in your 1st/2nd year apprenticeship, curious and keen to learn every little piece of work that makes a high quality commercial solar install happen. No experience is necessary as well train you from the ground up. Our standards are high and youll take pride in learning from your leading hand exactly how to deliver to the only-Greenwood mark. The work will take you around Victoria so youll also be comfortable with regional and away from home work where required.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:


  • Current course enrolment in Cert II/III in Electrotechnology 
  • Drivers licence and their own vehicle
  • White card

What we offer

Were a growing company that still has that small company feel. We believe in the future of our industry and want our people to be part of it with us. We recruit, train and retain for the long-term and reflect that in our benefits and perks:

  • Above market remuneration and benefits
  • 38 hour week and overtime
  • Generous training & development benefits
  • Access to our own training courses for the industry
  • Exposure beyond installation work (maintenance, fault finding, thermography etc)
  • Career pathways for those wanting the challenge



16/11/2020 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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