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AKD has a long standing and successful Apprenticeship Program and is excited to open applications for over 20 newly introduced apprenticeship opportunities as part of the 2022 program intake.

AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members who are passionate about our business. AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports empowered individuals, embraces teamwork, and encourages a simple ‘can do’ attitude. We are offering opportunities for energetic and self-motivated people to work alongside our team of 100+ fully qualified tradespeople and 35 apprentices. Gaining experience from industry and trade experts and setting you up for success in your chosen career field.

Apprenticeship opportunities are available across a range of trades and site locations across Victoria, NSW and QLD, with relocation assistance available for successful candidates:

Click on the location below under each trade to find out more information:

Wood Machinist
Saw Technician
(4yrs NSW, 3yrs other)
Fitter & Turner
Caboolture, QLD (1) Caboolture, QLD (1) Caboolture, QLD (1) Caboolture, QLD (2)
Colac, Vic (1) Colac, VIC (2) Colac, VIC (3) Colac, VIC (3)
Yarram, VIC (1) Yarram, VIC (1) Yarram, VIC (1)
Tumut, NSW (2) Tumut, NSW (1)

Throughout and post the completion of the program there is opportunities for experience to be gained at other sites/locations, with accommodation and travel support provided.

With a commitment of 3-4 years required to complete your trade, gain on the job training and attend trade school, individuals must be highly motivated, flexible and keen to learn. AKD is committed to developing and supporting individuals throughout the program.

For more specific details on the apprenticeship opportunities that interest you and find out how to apply, please visit the career section of our website akd.com.au or contact Recruitment at AKD on (03)5231 9100 or email recruitment@akd.com.au

Applications Close: 21st November 2021
Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.

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