Aboriginal Pre-Employment Program

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Date: 12-Sep-2022

Location: Perth, WA, AU

Company: Alstom

Req ID:322083 

Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide

What is the Alstom Aboriginal Pre-Employment Program


This is an exciting opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to gain a partial qualification and real work experience in the rail manufacturing industry.


This program consists of two skill sets allowing you to get an introduction to Electrical and Mechanical topics.


Alstom’s Pre-employment Program will run in Term 4 for 10 weeks and have fifteen participants with the opportunity to become a full time apprentice at the end of the program.


What you’ll be doing for this 10 week paid program:

  • Go to NM TAFE in Midland – Mon/Tues/Wed 8:00am to 3:45pm
  • Learn core units of Electrical & Mechanical Trade certificate
  • Be supported by Alstom & Koolark Team to keep you on track with your studies
  • Come & learn alongside qualified fitters at our Production facility, every other Thursday 7am to 10am
  • Work in a team environment and gain real life experiences

Who are we looking for?

  • Be enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Be ready to attend Midland Tafe and our Bellevue site
  • Interested in a career in building trains with Alstom
  • Looking for a local career with long term opportunities
  • Able to pass Drug and Alcohol test


Benefits of Alstom Pre-Employment Program

  • Paid employment for 10 weeks with a global organisation
  • Gain valuable on the job experience 
  • Alstom Rail Infrastructure Entry Level (Electrical & Mechanical) Skill Set
  • Statement of Attainment
  • Credit towards Apprenticeship studies 
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided
  • Alstom & NMTAFE Aboriginal Mentor support across TAFE and Depot
  • Opportunity to gain full time employment as an Alstom Apprentice for 2023
  • Alstom employment reference

Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?  


Equal opportunity statement:
Alstom is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive working environment where all our employees are encouraged to reach their full potential, and individual differences are valued and respected.  All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by local law. 





Job Type:​Internship/Apprenticeship​

Job Segment: Intern, Entry Level