Trainee and Apprenticeships


A trainee or apprenticeship is a good opportunity to enter the workforce or change careers. As a trainee or apprentice you will gain valuable work experience, learn new skills on (in the workplace) and off the job (in a classroom), while undertaking a nationally recognised qualification.

Rockhampton Regional Council offers a number of trainee and apprenticeships each year depending on the business requirements. This year, we are excited to be recruiting for the following:

  • Business Administration Trainee
  • Civil Construction Trainee
  • Apprentice Plumber
  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Apprentice Mechanic
  • Apprentice Mechanical Fitter
  • Apprentice Landscape Construction

How to Apply

To apply for a traineeship or apprenticeship, please go to our Vacancies page where you will be able to apply. You will be required to complete and submit a Cover Letter and Resume.

Applications close Monday, 22 October 2018. 

To ensure you do not miss out on such a valuable opportunity you can create a recruitment account and register for a job alert for any future vacancies. This will ensure you will be notified of vacancies as soon as they are advertised.

For more information on Council trainee and apprentice program please contact the Workforce and Governance team on (07) 4936 8352 or by emailing