Trainees and Apprentices


Currently, Wagga Wagga City Council engages Trainees and Apprentices through GTES. Should you wish to apply for any Traineeships or Apprenticeships at Wagga Wagga City Council, please visit to view the vacancies and apply.


GTES, together with Wagga Wagga City Council, are currently seeking applications from highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals who are interested in starting their career in Horticulture.

As an Apprentice Horticulturist you will work as a member of the Parks Operations Division and will be responsible for the maintenance of gardens, lawns and sports fields; chemical application; irrigation; and operation of plant and small equipment.

To be successful in this position you must have a genuine interest in a career in the industry, be hard working, have good communication skills, work well in a team environment, and have good initiative. You must also be fit and healthy with a good attitude. A manual driver’s licence is preferred however a willingness to obtain a manual driver’s licence as soon as possible is essential. A Construction Induction Whitecard is also essential.

Applications close Sunday 29th October 2017


GTES, in conjunction with our client Wagga Wagga City Council, are currently seeking applications from motivated and reliable individuals to take on the role of Trainee Customer Service Officer to join our dynamic Customer Service Team.

This position is responsible for effectively working as part of a team to ensure the provision of outstanding customer service as a first point of call for all Council enquiries. The position responsibilities include, but are not limited to: processing applications and requests; undertaking cash handling responsibilities; completion of workplace documentation, preparing correspondence; processing mail; and providing information and advice to customers.

To be successful in this role you must be well presented, have excellent communication skills and attention to detail, and be competent in the use of computers. At the end of the 2 year traineeship period you will receive a Certificate IV in Customer Engagement.

Applications close COB Tuesday 24th October