• Aboriginal Business Administration Traineeship.
  • Join the Downer team based in Neerabup.
  • To be considered for these positions it is a requirement to be COVID 19 vaccinated.
  • As part of the Administration team, you will carry out a wide variety of administrative tasks to assist in the daily operations of the team.
  • Fantastic opportunity to earn while you learn and undertake a Certificate III Business Administration qualification.
Calli Rose Woods

Business Trainee

The successful candidate will provide financial reporting and administration support and assistance with cash flow reporting, financial systems reporting, and other finance and administration related duties within DM Roads – WA. Key tasks would include but not limited to:

  • Coordinate the uploaded wages hours, prepare weekly reports to be reviewed by Works Managers
  • Process purchase orders into financial system(s) and arrange appropriate approvals.
  • Receipting of purchase orders
  • Maintain and own the wages timesheet and process associated journals
  • Consolidate Financial Reports for DM Roads – WA for all Business Units for review at monthly meetings
  • Maintenance and amendment of Chart of Accounts and Business Rules as required
  • Prepare expenditure reports for project expenditure
  • Prepare and own the rolling twelve month forecast of performance, liaising with Project Managers and Senior Finance Assistant for information

What is a traineeship?

As part of this role you will be undertaking a Certificate III Business Administration qualification across the first 12 months of employment. A traineeship is a great way to become qualified by learning on the job from those who know the ropes. You’ll earn money while you’re gaining your qualification, and get real workplace experience. 


Who is Nudge?

At Nudge, we give young people looking to kickstart their careers and employers across Western Australia the personalised advice, tailored support and confidence they need to make traineeships work. For trainees. For employers. For the community and the greater good.  Nudge is working in partnership with Downer to offer this exciting opportunity for a Business trainee. Nudge will play a continued active role in the process, providing mentoring support to those successful applicants.

To apply you should:

  • Identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
  • Holding a current Driver’s Licence is preferred.
  • To be considered for this position it is a requirement to be COVID 19 vaccinated.
  • Time management and organisational skills.
  • Experience using MS Office Suite, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Positive, enthusiastic and flexible.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Interested in working in an office.
  • Numeracy and  literacy skills.
  • Willingness to listen and learn.
  • Able to follow instructions.
  • Able to apply yourself to a task – not easily distracted.
  • Be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol test.