Apprentice - Metal Fabrication

  • Do you want to join a team which supports successful agricultural enterprises by enabling the delivery of water to the nation’s food bowl? 
  • Do you want to develop highly sought-after skills and experience in an industry-leading business?
  • Do you want to join a Company that is ready to invest in your future?
  • Do you want to be given many skills to thrive to become an effective and efficient Metal Fabricator/Boilermaker/Welder?

Grow your career with Murrumbidgee Irrigation.

About us

Murrumbidgee Irrigation (MI) is one of the largest private irrigation companies in Australia serving over 3,000+ landholdings that is owned by our shareholder customers within an area of 378,000+ hectares. The irrigation water and drainage services we provide have helped create a diverse and highly productive agricultural region known as the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area (MIA). The MIA is one of the most diverse and productive regions in Australia, forming part of the Murray-Darling Basin. The MIA is home to over 50,000 people with most jobs tied inextricably to the water we supply to farms and industry. We are a dynamic and innovative regional company that employs approximately 150 people at two locations in the MIA - Griffith and Leeton.


We’ve been around for over 100 years, but our job is simple - to deliver water in the best way possible.


About the role

We are after 2 enthusiastic Metal Fabrication Apprentices to join our team. By joining our business, you will be supported to develop your skills and knowledge by the obtainment of customised development goals using best-practice education approaches including experiential and evidence-based learning, and on-the-job development of skills whist accessing the latest technology. 


What you will bring

  • Have completed a School Certificate or equivalent 
  • Be willing to commit to and undertake an Apprenticeship and relevant formal training (applications accepted from 2nd or 3rd year apprentices also) 
  • Intermediate computer, literacy, and numeracy skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage your own time and an ability to work autonomously.
  • Have excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Capacity for analytical thinking and the ability to identify the key elements of complex issues and problems.
  • A ‘can do’ attitude focused on delivering outcomes
  • Commitment to a strong values culture and a preparedness to ‘walk the talk’.

What can we offer you?

MI offers:

  • A structured apprenticeship to support your professional development and career growth
  • A proactive and inclusive work culture with a focus on safety – ‘nobody gets injured on my watch’
  • Values based workforce – Integrity, Customers, Accountability, Respect, Teams
  • an attractive and competitive remuneration, including access to salary packaging for superannuation, novated lease and remoter area housing. 
  • Excellent work-life balance with the opportunity to secure additional annual leave
  • Health and wellness programs, employee assistance program, company paid parental leave
  • Country living at its best with fresh air, cosmopolitan cafes and restaurants, thriving community all in a beautiful place (see for more info) 

If you have a passion for Metal Fabrication and are ready to take on the challenge, APPLY NOW! 


For more information about MI, what we do and what we can offer you, please visit

For any questions, please contact the Team at MI on (02) 6962 0200 or via email at  

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General Enquiries

Phone: (02) 6962 0200
Postal: Locked Bag 6010 Griffith NSW 2680

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