Indigenous Apprentice & Trainee Opportunities - Laverton


  • Great entry level position for those that are seeking the opportunity to gain experience in the hospitality industry.
  • This role is targeted for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidate and is an equal opportunity measure under Section 105 of the Discrimination Act 1991.

About the Role


Are you looking for the chance to train and work at the same time, then this could be ideal opportunity for you!

In partnership with Australian Defence Force, Ventia are currently seeking applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, who are interested in an opportunity to undertake a Food & Beverage Traineeship.

Working in the catering and hospitality service stream of the Defence contract, we have several opportunities based at sites across Melbourne including HMAS Cerberus (Crib Point), RAAF Base Williams (Laverton) and Simpson Barracks (Yallambie).

This opportunity will see you embark on an exciting and rewarding Apprenticeship or Traineeship, which will give you an incredible platform for you to build your hospitality skills and obtain a Certificate III in Hospitality (Trainee Food & Beverage Utility). 

About you

  • Motivated team player. 
  • The ability to commit to a 38 hour working week with shifts between the hours of 7am - 7pm
  • The ability to work weekends if required
  • Desire to learn and commit to an apprenticeship or traineeship.
  • Passion for cooking and the hospitality & catering industry.
  • It would be desirable if you held a current driver’s license or ability to obtain one in the near future - some sites are not well serviced by public transport.
  • Are willing to undergo and successfully complete an Australian Federal Police check and pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing. 

About Ventia  

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.  

How to apply

To apply for this role, please click the apply button on this page.

Position Reference Number: 119657


  • Great entry level position for those that are seeking the opportunity to gain experience in the hospitality industry.
  • This role is targeted for an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander candidate and is an equal opportunity measure under Section 105 of the Discrimination Act 1991.

About the Role


Are you looking for the chance to train and work at the same time, then this could be ideal opportunity for you!

In partnership with Australian Defence Force, Ventia are currently seeking applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, who are interested in an opportunity to undertake a Food & Beverage Traineeship.

Working in the catering and hospitality service stream of the Defence contract, we have several opportunities based at sites across Melbourne including HMAS Cerberus (Crib Point), RAAF Base Williams (Laverton) and Simpson Barracks (Yallambie).

This opportunity will see you embark on an exciting and rewarding Apprenticeship or Traineeship, which will give you an incredible platform for you to build your hospitality skills and obtain a Certificate III in Hospitality (Trainee Food & Beverage Utility). 

About you

  • Motivated team player. 
  • The ability to commit to a 38 hour working week with shifts between the hours of 7am - 7pm
  • The ability to work weekends if required
  • Desire to learn and commit to an apprenticeship or traineeship.
  • Passion for cooking and the hospitality & catering industry.
  • It would be desirable if you held a current driver’s license or ability to obtain one in the near future - some sites are not well serviced by public transport.
  • Are willing to undergo and successfully complete an Australian Federal Police check and pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing. 

About Ventia  

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.  

How to apply

To apply for this role, please click the apply button on this page.

Position Reference Number: 119657

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