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Business Administration Traineeship

Job Posted: February 20, 2024

We are currently seeking applications from aspiring business administration trainees.

This is an exciting career opportunity for a Business Administration Trainee to join our busy team in Cairns with Dawsons Engineering.  Working alongside a team of industry experts, this role offers a fast paced and rewarding opportunity to learn essential administration skills in an industry which is exciting and ever changing.

The key purpose of this role is to provide a high level of administrative support to the team within our Training department.

After 12 months of successfully completed on-the-job and off-the-job training you will receive a Certificate III in Business Administration.

This position will also see you responsible for the following:

  • Accurate data entry and word processing
  • Creating documents and written communications
  • Processing enrolments
  • Ensuring all course material is ready for students and trainers
  • Customer service, enquiries and booking of course participants
  • Maintenance of training resource registers
  • Course confirmation and set up of training course facilities

What we are looking for:

We are looking for someone who is committed and passionate about starting a career in business administration, who hold the following skills and attributes:

  • Well organised, conscientious, trustworthy and reliable employee
  • Detail orientated and accurate with a high attention to detail
  • Enjoy providing support to a team, with the ability to follow direction
  • A positive, friendly and helpful attitude
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with a busy team
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)

How to Apply 
For your opportunity to become an integral part of a friendly team please 'Apply Now' using the prompts.

Please attach your resume and a cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the position. Applicants must be available to work full-time hours and be able to provide two previous working references.

Should you have any queries please direct them to Chantal Perkins, Labour Hire Manager on (07) 40585200.


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