How to find an employer?

Once you’ve chosen the trade you’d like to pursue, you need to find an employer.

There are many ways to search: 

  • Speak to family or friends about people or businesses they may know
  • Search Google job search providers such as Seek, Indeed, JoraDesign & Construct and Gumtree
  • Contact a Group Training Organisation (GTO), who can connect you to a training employer
  • Search industry associations specific to your chosen trade, such as:

Master Builders Association NSW 
Master Plumbers 
National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA)
Metal Roofing and Cladding Association of Australia (MRCAA)
Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA)