Trainee Storeperson Mackay

Last updated 10 minutes ago
Job Type:Full Time


We currently have an opportunity for a Trainee Storeperson to join the Downer Mining team in Paget Mackay. This is a 24-month contract position working Monday – Friday role, residential only.

The Downer Mining Storeperson Traineeship ensures our people receive the best training, mentoring and learning opportunities to maximise their potential to drive the business to become the future leaders of the company. This is an excellent opportunity for a person to secure an exciting career within the mining industry and learn the ropes while obtaining a Certificate III qualification.

The Trainee Storeperson will be required to complete a nationally recognised qualification: Certificate III in Warehousing Operations. Study will be via distance education and trainees are expected to complete all required units over 24 months.


You will bring the following skills and experience to the role:

  • Completion of Year 12
  • A commitment to personal learning and development
  • Highly motivated to succeed and a desire to be challenged
  • Good communication skills
  • Driver’s License (Manual license desirable)
  • Possess basic computer skills
  • Organised with attention to detail
  • Overhead Crane and Forklift license is desirable
  • Great time management skills
  • The ability to work within a team and unsupervised
  • Maintain a high level of workplace health and safety standards


Downer offers a wide range of benefits including:

  • A rewarding career with diverse opportunities
  • Extensive personal and career support with practical opportunities
  • Sponsored certificate III in Warehousing
  • Opportunity to gain mine site experience
  • Toolkit, safety equipment and protective clothing
  • Ongoing training & support to further your career
  • Employee Assistance Program for employees and their families

Please note that all applications must be completed online and applications emailed directly will not be accepted.

For further information or a confidential discussion, please email Jess Boxtel at

Applications close 11/11/20