Rio Tinto – 2018 Apprenticeship Program Information Session


Rio Tinto will be holding an information session for interested Year 12 students from the South Metro Education Region on Wednesday, 26 July from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm in the Auditorium at North Lake Senior Campus, 188 Winterfold Road, Kardinya.

They will be discussing their 2018 Apprenticeship Program which involves working in the Pilbara (fly in – fly out) in their four key trade areas:

  • Electrician
  • Mobile Equipment Mechanic – heavy duty diesel mechanic
  • Light Vehicle
  • Mechanical Fitter – fixed plant mechanic

Attendees will learn more about:

  • Rio Tinto’s Pilbara based operation
  • The 4 key trade areas
  • The fly-in fly-our lifestyle
  • The application Process
  • Meet current apprentices and find out what they do on a day-to-day basis at site

Please refer to this flyer and Expression Of Interest form which should be completed and returned to:

While Rio Tinto is specifically targeting current Year 12’s for their 2018 Apprenticeship Program, if students from Year 11 would like to attend out of interest, they are very welcome as are ex-students who completed Year 12 in 2016.