Apprentice wanted: paid position leading to Certificate III in electronics


Totally Technical is looking for a bright spark to join our team located in Bowen Hills, Brisbane.

The successful applicant will benefit from a four year formal apprenticeship program, leading to a Certificate III in Electronics and Communications (UEE30911).  This is a full-time paid position, working alongside some of the most experienced people in the business.

What do you need?

A passion for electronics at the component level with a strong interest in any of the following:

  • Radio Broadcast
  • Production
  • Studio Audio
  • Protools & related IT/IP Technologies
  • PA

will help you succeed in gaining the qualification we require.

Amateur Radio Operators and Readers of Silicon Chip are strongly encouraged to apply.

What does the position offer?

In addition to attending TAFE Block Release, on-the-job training is provided and assessed as part of this Certificate III Program.  Most of your work and training will take place in our workshop in Bowen Hills.

Who are we?

Totally Technical has a wide customer base including commercial and community radio stations, TV Stations, Universities, TAFE, government departments (both State and Federal), recording studios, churches, Entertainment venues, musicians etc.

We work mostly in South East Queensland and Northern NSW, and we have a well-equipped workshop that allows us to achieve the required results for our customers.

What else?

The successful applicant will progress to being part of our installation and after-hours support teams once you gain sufficient knowledge and experience.

Travel for both work and training may be required.

Our staff are our most valuable resource and we prize doing a great job, and the enjoyment that comes from that.

We welcome all applicants.

How do I apply?

Please address your application to: [email protected]

Applications close on 30 September 2018

Job opportunity: 3MBS Technical Manager (staff role)

3MBS is seeking a Technical Manager.  The role of the Technical Manager is to help develop and implement 3MBS’ technical strategic plan by managing all operational requirements and technical capabilities to broadcast 24 hours a day continuously, both now and in the future. Reporting directly to the General Manager the role will be responsible for project managing major technical upgrades along with the day to day maintenance of all studio and broadcasting systems and equipment. The Technical Manager will be expected to collaborate with and manage a small team of technicians, including the broadcast manager and the technical volunteers and will be an active member of the 3MBS Technical Committee. Excellent communication and team building skills are essential.

Sounds exciting, and the 3MBS studio complex is one of the best in Australia.

The job description is here, and the 3MBS website reference is here with an additional job description file (search for “job” on the 3MBS site if you need to find the links).