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Apprentice Painter

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East Coast Apprenticeships is a proud traditional Group Training Organisation that employs Apprentices and Trainees in all industry areas. We have been in operations for 30 years and our core business is Group Training with a focus on traditional trade apprentices. We currently employ more than 400 apprentices and trainees and more than 2000 active Host Employers. With East Coast, you have the opportunity of placement with several Hosts throughout your apprenticeship giving you continued work and a wide set of skills at completion.


Painters and decorators apply paint, varnish, wallpaper and other finishes to protect, maintain and decorate interior and exterior of buildings.

NOTE: Junior wage rates apply

The Duties

In addition to working outdoors and at heights you may also be required to :-

  • Work out materials need for a job by taking measurements
  • Erect scaffold, cradles and ladders and place drop sheets to protect areas from dripping paint
  • Remove old paint or paper by sanding or scraping
  • Brush, roll or spray paints, stains, varnishes and other finishes

About You

In addition to being enthusiastic, committed and reliable, you will have a strong passion for this industry and ideally will :-

  • Have your drivers licence and your own vehicle
  • Have attention to detail
  • Have practical and good hand-eye co-ordination
  • Understand the importance of Workplace Health & Safety
  • Previous on-site experience in Painting preferred.

Applicants who have completed relevant work experience or pre-vocational courses in this industry will be very highly regarded.

East Coast Apprenticeships is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply:

Please click here and quote Vacancy Reference Number: BGPAIN.

Already completed an online Application with East Coast Apprenticeships? Email your full name, email address, date of birth and Employer Reference Number BGPAIN to [email protected]

Job details
Date posted
30 Jun 2020
Trades & Services
Painting, Wallpapering & Signage
~ $41,000
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours
Career level
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen/Permanent Resident

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