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Southern Group Training Trust is seeking to employ a Carpentry apprentice in the Southland area. 

Carpenters plan, supervise and work on the construction and alteration of buildings.

A carpentry apprentice is taught how to:

  • Interpret plans and instructions
  • calculate the materials required
  • construct, alter and repair buildings
  • ensure building standards are being met

The successful applicant will gain a Level 4 NZ Certificate in Carpentry.

The successful candidate needs to be fit & healthy, be able to pass Drug and Alcohol screening, have a passion for the trade, NZ Citizenship and  a drivers licence. Preference will be given to Applicants who have experience in the industry, completed NCEA L2 or a relevant pre trade course.

If you are interested, applications are available from or on our website, at-