Apprenticeship Positions

We are currently seeking applications for the following apprenticeship positions:

Apprenticeship Training Position: Painting and Decorating – University of Otago

4Trades Apprenticeships in partnership with the University of Otago, are seeking applications for a unique apprenticeship that offers variety and will incorporate all aspects of the painting and decorating trade on the University’s Dunedin campus.

Your apprenticeship will be fully-funded, and you will enjoy on-the-job training that covers all essential trade skills, as well as mentoring and support from our facilitators – as you work towards completing an NZQA Certificate.

The successful applicant will need to be fit, healthy and possess the following attributes:

  • A keen interest and basic knowledge of painting and decorating
  • A willingness and commitment to at least three years training
  • An ability to relate to a wide cross section of people
  • Honesty, maturity and good sense of humour
  • A high standard of workmanship and are able to follow instructions
  • Good work ethic, attitude and motivation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A strong health and safety focus
  • A clean, full driving licence
  • Have New Zealand residency

If this sounds like you, please send your CV and cover letter to: Sabin Perkins – 4Trades Facilitator


Reference: Painting and Decorating Apprenticeship

Applications Close: Wednesday, 10 November 2021

For all enquiries, call: 03 479 0181

Please Note: Applications and enquiries for this apprenticeship position are to be made with 4Trades Apprenticeships (not the University of Otago).