Vacant Position | 2 July 2024

Apprentice Fitter and Turner

Are you mechanically minded, diligent, and not afraid to get your hands dirty? Ready to enjoy learning new skills daily become a part of a fantastic team? You might just be the Sharpe® fit that we are looking for!

Working from our Roma, QLD facility, you will be responsible for undertaking the instructions of the Workshop Manager and supporting your co-workers with any tasks/duties required in the workshop.

This includes loading, operating and monitoring machines, tools and equipment to maintain and repair mechanical plant and equipment to operational standards, using hand tools to perform operational maintenance of machines, performing routine sharpening of production tools and cutters, as well as measuring components for compliance to given specifications.

The successful candidate will be mechanically minded, diligent and not afraid to get their hands dirty. You will enjoy learning new skills daily to become part of a fantastic team.

Sharpe® in conjunction with a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) will provide all training required for this position.

What we’ll be looking for in you

  • Completed year 10 (as a minimum), year 12 preferred
  • A genuine interest in a machining career
  • Motivated with a willingness to learn
  • Punctual, hardworking and reliable, paying particular attention to quality and cleanliness
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Able to show initiative
  • Able to work as part of a strong team
  • Handwriting skills and a reasonable level of Math and English
  • Drivers licence and own transport (preferred)

Think you’re a Sharpe® fit? Apply now!

Be more than a number. If you said yes to the above, apply now and join a team that puts their people and their community first.

Send us your resume detailing your current qualifications and experience. Please indicate when you would be available to commence work if you were to be successful in your application.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical.

This is a permanent position and applicants must have unrestricted work rights in Australia to apply.

About Sharpe®

Sharpe® is a family-owned company providing quality-driven engineering and manufacturing solutions since 1995. Our manufacturing process makes us a well-respected leader in our industry, as we drive innovation in engineering and design for the resource and energy sectors. One of the few in Australia, our quality system is certified both to ISO 9001 and API Spec Q1.


We are committed to our customers and the communities in which we live and work, and value equal employment opportunities.

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