Work programs: Traineeships & Apprenticeships

Traineeships and apprenticeships at Maitland City Council offer a combination of formal study and on the job training providing a great opportunity to gain the skills and experience needed for your future career.

Trainees and apprentices are employed on a temporary basis with Council for the duration specified. For example Business Administration traineeships are generally for a 12 month period and Apprentice Gardener/Greenkeeper positions are based over a four year program.

Whilst there is no guarantee of employment after completion of the traineeship or apprenticeship, many of our past trainees and apprentices have gone on to have successful careers with Maitland City Council or other organisations.

Traineeships are currently offered in the following areas:

  • Business Administration

Apprenticeships are currently offered in the following areas:

  • Gardener/Greenkeeper
  • Plant Mechanic

Traineeships and apprenticeships will be advertised on the work vacancies page