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St Brendan's College Careers

Our aim is to provide you with all the latest information that will help you make decisions about your future career and your life beyond school.

You can use this site to locate University, TAFE and any other type of course across Australia, get information about the QCE, search for job vacancies and much more. Feel free to drop into the Careers Office if you have any questions.

Talents are common, everyone has them - but rare is the courage to follow our talents where they lead.


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School Based Traineeships at Yeppoon Lagoon (Posted: 27/10/2021)

Further information available at: Certificate III in Sports and Recreation – Leisure Employment Australia

If interested in applying contact Mr Lawrence at 

Apprenticeships, Traineeships and Positions Vacant (Posted: 27/10/2021)

  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship
PARK AVENUE - Certificate III in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Apprentice Carpenter
  • Mechanical Apprentice
Rockhampton – Plant Maintenance
  • Apprentice Hairdresser
Stockland, Rockhampton
  • Civil Construction Traineeship
Gracemere - Certificate III in Civil Construction (Bridge Construction and Maintenance)
  • Trainee Spare Parts Interpreter
Rockhampton – Certificate III in Spare Parts Interpretation
  • Trainee Automotive Technician
Rockhampton –  O’Brien® Auto Technician Skills Development Program
  • Trainee Educator
Rockhampton - Cert III in Children's Services / Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Warehouse Trainee
Rockhampton – Certificate III Warehousing
  • Marketing, Communications and IT - Trainee (Identified)
Bidgerdii Community Health Service
  • Business Administration Traineeship
Rockhampton - 4WD/motor industry
  • Nutrien Ag Solutions - National Livestock Trainee Program
Have you worked on the family farm?
This vacancy is looking for a minimum of at least 12 months working in the Agriculture or similar industry with a strong preference for at least 12 months experience working with sheep and/or cattle

  • Warehouse - Full time Pick/Packer
Rockhampton and Capricorn Coast – no experience needed
  • Pest Management Technician – Male/Female
Rockhampton and Capricorn Coast – no experience needed
  • Pest Control Technician
Rockhampton and Capricorn Coast – no experience needed


Apprenticeship Intakes (Posted: 27/10/2021)

2022 Traineeships, Bundaberg Christian College, Bundaberg  NEW
  • IT Helpdesk Trainee - Cert III in Information Technology
  • Administration Assistant Trainee - Cert III in Business Administration
APPLICATIONS CLOSE 4pm Friday 6 November 2021

2022 Golden West Apprenticeship Intake, Southern and Western Queensland  NEW
  • Carpentry
  • Engineering
  • Administration
  • Electrical
  • Health
  • Hospitality
  • Automotive

Apprentice Carpenter, Griffin Builders, Rockhampton  NEW
Applications close 12 November 2021

National Livestock Trainee Program, Nutrien Ag Solutions Limited, Queensland  NEW

Apprentice Fitter and Turner, MRAEL and David Brown Santasalo, Mackay  JOB ID 417  NEW

 Indigenous Opportunities | Maintenance Traineeships | BHP  l   Mackay
Applications close 12AM AEST Friday the 29nd of October 2022. Please note late application will not be accepted.

Apprentice Diesel Mechanic, Hitachi, Mackay 

Jellinbah 2022 Apprenticeships
  • Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Diesel Fitter Apprenticeship JOB ID 399
  • Auto Electrical Apprenticeship JOB ID 400
Applications close Friday 29 October 2021

2022 Apprenticeship Intake, Force Equipment, Mackay 
  • Heavy Diesel Technician
  • Auto Electrician
  • Boilermaker
Applications Close  Monday 1st November 2021
Apprentice Diesel Mechanic, Kalari, Moura / Baralaba 

Mackay Regional Council 2022 Traineeship and Apprenticeship Intake 
  • Waste Management Trainee
  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Apprentice Production Nursery
  • Civil Construction Worker Trainee
  • Business Admin Trainee
  • Arts Administration trainee
  • Human Resources Trainee
  • Apprentice Commercial Cook
  • Apprentice Small Engine Mechanic
  • Water Industry Operations Trainee
  • Local Government Trainee
  • Performing Arts Support Services Trainee
  • Apprentice Aroborist
Applications close 01 November

Trainee Drafter/Designer, GHD, Mackay and Gladstone 

North Queensland Bulk Ports and MRAEL are partnering to offer the following apprenticeships: 
  • Electrical (Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician) JOB ID#398
  • Plumbing (Certificate III in Plumbing) JOB ID#397
To apply, visit  and apply via the above JOB ID Numbers. Applications close by Friday, 29 October 2021.



Medical Receptionist, Caneland Medical Centre, Mackay  NEW

Apprentice Steel Fabrication, Origin Group, Mackay  NEW

Trainee Environmental Field Technician/Assistant Hydrographer, ALS Life Sciences, Mackay  NEW
Applications close Monday 8 November 2021

Customer Service Officer, NAB, Mackay  NEW

Receptionist/Sales Administration, HMA WEAR SOLUTIONS, Mackay   NEW

Trainee Road Construction Plant Operator,  Ellis Consolidated, Mackay  NEW

Clinical Services Attendant, Icon Cancer Centre, Mackay    NEW

Hairdressing Apprentice, Hairhouse Warehouse, Mackay 

Engineering Apprentice (Mechanical Trade), National Pump and Energy, Mackay 
Applications close: 2 November 2021. 

Apprentice Boilermaker, NEPEAN, Mackay 

Apprentice Hairdresser, The Cutting Room, Mackay  

Apprentice Greenkeeper, Mackay Golf Club, Mackay 

Trainee Automotive Technician, O’Briens, Mackay 

Storeperson Traineeship, D & T Hydraulics and Engineering, Mackay (Certificate lll in Warehousing Operations) 

Administration Assistant / Reception, Proactive Accounting Solutions, Mackay 
Applications close on 7th November 2021

Administration Trainee, Jayden Enterprises, Mackay 
Application Deadline: 03/11/2021

Electrical Apprentice, Green Energy Technologies, Mackay

Automotive Apprenticeships, AMA Group, Mackay 

Apprentice Boilermaker, HMA Wear Solutions, Mackay  JOB ID 368

Hospitality Traineeship, The Bavarian, Mackay  JOB ID 349

Apprentice Electrician (Queensland Sugar Ltd), Mackay

Apprentice Fitter & Turner, Queensland Sugar, Mackay  




Receptionist, Professionals Livingston & Molloy Real Estate, Rockhampton  NEW
Applications close COB Friday 12th November, 2021 

Pharmacy Assistant, Chemist Warehouse, Rockhampton  NEW

Receptionist, Swanwick Murray Roche, Rockhampton  NEW
Applications close 4pm Friday 29 October 2021. We may interview earlier than Friday.

Junior Florist, Lilly & Lotus, Rockhampton  NEW
Applications close  Friday, 12 November 2021

Retail Traineeship (part time), Glenmore News and Gifts and MRAEL, Rockhampton  JOB ID 415  NEW

Ozcare, Administration Support Officer, Rockhampton  NEW

Administration Assistant, Rocky's Own, Rockhampton (part time)  NEW

Labourer, Globe Group, Rockhampton  NEW

Casual Customer Service Officer, Dept Transport and Main Roads, Rockhampton  NEW
Closing Date: Wednesday, 10 November 2021

Customer Service Officer (Aboriginal Identified), New Start, Rockhampton 

Customer Service Consultant - Aboriginal Identified Role 

Receptionist/Administration Assistant (Business Traineeship), J and T Accountants and Advisors, Rockhampton 

Trainee Automotive Technician, O’Briens, Rockhampton 

Apprentice Hairdresser, Stefan, Rockhampton

 Spare Parts Interpreter, Milne Brothers, Rockhampton 

Apprentice Spare Parts Interpreter, Brown and Hurley, Rockhampton 

Marketing, Communications and IT - Trainee (Identified),Bidgerdii Community Health Service, Rockhampton 
Closing Date: Close of Business - Wednesday 27 October 2021

Priceline Pharmacy, Pharmacy Assistant, Rockhampton 

Apprentice Chef, Rockhampton Leagues Club, Rockhampton  

Apprentice Stonemason , Rockhampton 

Automotive Apprenticeships, AMA Group, Rockhampton 

Civil Administration Traineeship, Protech NQ, Rockhampton (Certificate lll in Business Administration) 

Civil Construction Traineeship, MIGAS, Gracemere  

Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship, MIGAS, Rockhampton 


Casual lychee picking opportunity (Posted: 25/10/2021)

If you are interested in lychee picking this season, contact Heather on Mob:  0417 879 570 

AJ & HJ Fuller T/A Kam Shek Gardens 
250 Newby Road,  
Bondoola  Qld 4703 
ABN 57 187 831 019 

CK Motors Yeppoon - Roadside / Trades Assistant (Posted: 25/10/2021)

For further information and to apply for this position follow this link: ROADSIDE/TRADES ASSISTANT Job in Rockhampton & Capricorn Coast - SEEK

Tech Talk webinar series (Posted: 18/10/2021)

The tech industry has an over-supply of rewarding roles and not enough workers to fill those roles. A career in tech can be flexible, innovative, creative, challenging and well-paid. Parents and students can develop a better understanding of tech careers by accessing the interactive ICT Careers Wheel ( and attending free Tech Talk webinars in Term 4 on 20, 27 October & 3 November.

Each presentation will be approximately 25 minutes & attendees only need to click on or copy the following ICT GISP link: 

Attendees will be able to ask questions in the Q&A at the end of each session. Tech Talk #2 features Ashleigh Ward from Insane Technologies on Wednesday 20 October at 3:30 pm AEST (Qld time).

The Gateway to Industry Schools Program is proudly supported by the Queensland Government


Job Search Resources (Posted: 15/10/2021)

Applying for full-time, part-time and casual jobs, Apprenticeships and University Applications takes time and planning.

The following resources and job search web-sites are useful resources in this process:

Job search resources | myfuture

St Brendan's College Careers - Job Vacancies (



Business Traineeship, Calliope Rural Traders, Calliope  NEW

Process Plant Operations Technician Traineeship, Northern Oil, Gladstone  NEW
Closing Date: Wednesday 27th October 2021 

Environmental Maintenance Crew Traineeship - Cert III, Gladstone Ports Corporation, Gladstone 
Applications are to be received prior to 4:30pm, Friday 15 October 2021



Trainee Administration Officer  NEW

Mikeder Auto Electrics, Emerald  

QUT Mathematics Summer School (Year 11)  (Posted: 13/10/2021)

QUT Mathematics Summer School (Year 11) 
Are you in year 11 and interested in mathematics?
We are inviting talented high school students onto the QUT Gardens Point Campus for this four-day non-residential mathematics summer school in January 2022.
Through a series of lectures and computer practical’s taught by staff from QUT’s School of Mathematical Sciences, you’ll explore mathematics concepts and examples relevant to real-world applications.
17-20 January 2022
Applications close 18 October
Cost $90


Griffith University Regional Bursary (Posted: 13/10/2021)

For further information and how to apply go to this link:
Tertiary Access Payment Bursary (