Applications are now open for the 2022 intake of Emmetts techstar apprentiship program

Opportunities are available across our branches in Victoria and South Australia, so if you’re looking to build an exciting career as an ag technician full of variety, working with cutting edge technology and the biggest brands in agricultural machinery, apply now!  

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Once selected to be part of the Emmetts TechSTAR Apprenticeship Program, you will actively learn and engage in the diesel mechanical trade through on and off the job training. You will complete a Certificate III in Agricultural Mechanical Technology and be part of the Emmetts Accelerate Program in Horsham, Victoria twice a year with other apprentices across the group. 

As a TechSTAR apprentice, you will gain a wide variety of experience both in the workshop and out in the field - all with the guidance and support of our knowledgeable service team. We will ensure that each apprentice is equipped with the skills needed to complete each and every job safely and to the highest standard. 

Not sure if an apprenticeship is for you? For those wishing to give the trade (and Emmetts) a trial run, we are offering casual positions to future apprentices over the summer break. If this is of interest, please email 

You are a positive person, with a willingness to learn, a passion to succeed and you demonstrate the following attributes

A demonstrated mechanical aptitude and a genuine willingness to learn the mechanical trade An ability to learn and interpret work instructions A demonstrated basic knowledge of maintenance procedures of a wide range of plant and equipment A demonstrated ability to work well autonomously, yet also as part of a specialised team A current driver’s licence 

Completion of a relevant pre-apprenticeship program; and Prior knowledge / experience in trade of application.

2021 TechSTAR Recruits welcomed by our Traning Co-ordinators, Service Foreman, Group Operations Mangers and our Manging Director Peter Emmett.

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Click here to download a copy of the application form. 
-  To upload your application, you must include a Cover Letter.
-  Please advise which branch location you are interested in, as well as your suitability for the role.
-  Resume, with the names and contact details of at least 3 referees.
-  Application Form. Please note this must be hand written by the applicant.
-  Most recent school report or TAFE transcriptInterview intake days will be held in each of our regions.

Please register your interest as soon as possible as places are limited.