Electronics and Communications Apprenticeship

About Maxima:

Maxima is a leading Group Training Organisation – we manage recruitment, placement and ongoing support of trainees and apprentices on behalf of our host employers. We aim to help you kick-start your career into the job or industry of your choice, boost your employment credentials and equip you with the skills and knowledge to be able to succeed in the future.

Your Host Employer:

Established in 1992, Diverseco is a leading provider of Automation & Measurement solutions, supplying and servicing a variety of industries throughout Australia. Industrial robots, robotic packaging equipment and industrial measurement and truck weighing are our key products and services.


  • Complete a nationally recognised Certificate III in Electronics and Communications
  • Possible eligibility to access the Australian Apprenticeship Support Loan
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) provided
  • Earn while you learn with no study debt
  • Supported by a dedicated Maxima Consultant

The Role:

Maxima, and Diverseco, are seeking a motivated individual to undertake an Electronics and Communications Apprenticeship as a Service Technician.

The Service Technician Apprentice is responsible for performing installations, testing (calibration), servicing and repairs for Diverseco’s customers.

Across 48 months you will work full time, gain paid, practical experience and study a nationally recognised Certificate III in Electronics and Communications. You will also receive continuous mentoring from a dedicated Maxima Consultant. 

This role is based at the main workshop in Port Adelaide but travel between customers will be required on an adhoc basis.

Duties Include: 

  • Assist with the installation, service, repair and calibration of weighing and measurement equipment.
  • Deliver exceptional service to customers, in person and over phone
  • Test, find and repair product issues.
  • Quality assurance & record keeping
  • Additional adhoc duties including warehousing and in house calibration

About You:

  • Passion for mechanics and electronics 
  • Tech-savvy 
  • Knowledge of hand and power tools 
  • Enjoy interacting with people 
  • Love learning new systems and processes. 
  • Mathematics and science are your strong point

Role Requirements: 

  • Current provisional or c-class licence with own vehicle
  • Ability to drive a manual vehicle/utility.
  • Satisfactorily pass a pre-employment assessment, including a drug and alcohol test
  • Certificate II in Electrotechnology or similar (required)  

How to Apply: 

Click Apply and complete the online application form and attach a copy of your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the available role.

Recent school leavers are encouraged to apply.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

National Apprenticeship wages and conditions apply.

For further information please visit our website www.maxima.com.au 

At Maxima we are committed to supporting positively diverse and including workforces which value all backgrounds and experiences.  We encourage applications from First Nations Peoples, people from a culturally or linguistically diverse background, people of all gender identities and people living with a disability.

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