Apprentice Plumber - Clarence Valley Council - WaterCareer

First listed on: 15 November 2019

Apprentice Plumber

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right! 

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment. 

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

  • temporary full time - 76 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $511.40 - $1,045.90 per week, plus superannuation
  • location - Townsend
  • full payment of course fees

About the role

We are seeking motivated applicants that are mechanically minded, have a strong
eye for detail and enjoys problem solving. You must have a strong commitment to safety, have a passion for the Plumbing industry and have the drive to commit to a 4 year Apprenticeship.

A Drivers Licence is not essential but you must have reliable transport as you will be required to travel to attend the Tafe Campus in Grafton.

Download the position description here.


Aaron Armstrong, Supervisor (Water & Sewer East) on (02) 6645 0012.

Closing date

Monday, 2 December 2019 at 11.30 pm (NSW time)

Other important information

This position is located at Council's Townsend Depot, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

For this application you will be required to supply relevant certificates and licences.

Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.