AKD Apprentice Program – 2022 Intake

AKD is excited to announce the launch of our 2022 Gap Year Program. We are excited to offer the program for a number of different disciplines as part of the 2022 program intake based at our Colac site.

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.

There are multiple streams available with some providing office-based experience in departments such as (but not limited to):

Electrician
(4 years)
Wood Machinist
(3 years)
Saw Technician
(4yrs NSW, 3yrs other)
Fitter & Turner
(4 years)
Caboolture, QLD (1)
Colac, VIC (1)
Yarram, VIC (1)
Caboolture, QLD (1)
Colac, VIC (1)
Yarram, VIC (1)
Caboolture, QLD (1)
Colac, VIC (1)
Yarram, VIC (1)
Caboolture, QLD (1)
Colac, VIC (1)
Yarram, VIC (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 2022

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.