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    • 23 Sep
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    • Do you express yourself through fashion? On the scale of Bill Gates to Lady Gaga, where do you fall?

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  • APPRENTICE DIESEL MECHANIC Apprenticeship opportunity Gold Coast location Leading civil construction company SEE Civil is a leading civil construction company situated in Tweed Heads / Coolangatta and is currently looking for an Apprentice Diesel Mechanic to join our team in the workshop. Key Responsibilities: The successful applicant will gain experience in the maintenance and repair of mobile plant, crushing and screening equipment as well as on-highway trucks and light vehicles. The role is primarily workshop based with some on-site requirements. Key Requirements: To be successful for this role you must be able to display the following: An interest in gaining an industry recognised Trade Qualification as a Plant Mechanic; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Prove commitment and be willing to learn; Be reliable and trustworthy with the ability to work in a team. For further information, please contact Amelia Quinlan at employment@seecivil.com.au

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  • APPRENTICE DIESEL MECHANIC Apprenticeship opportunity Gold Coast location Leading civil construction company SEE Civil is a leading civil construction company situated in Tweed Heads / Coolangatta and is currently looking for an Apprentice Diesel Mechanic to join our team in the workshop. Key Responsibilities: The successful applicant will gain experience in the maintenance and repair of mobile plant, crushing and screening equipment as well as on-highway trucks and light vehicles. The role is primarily workshop based with some on-site requirements. Key Requirements: To be successful for this role you must be able to display the following: An interest in gaining an industry recognised Trade Qualification as a Plant Mechanic; Excellent written and verbal communication skills; Prove commitment and be willing to learn; Be reliable and trustworthy with the ability to work in a team. For further information, please contact Amelia Quinlan at employment@seecivil.com.au

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  • For everyone interested in aquaculture, this company is one to watch. They are working toward establishing a 100,000 tonne prawn farm in Northern Australia, the project is called Project Sea Dragon. To put that in perspective, Australia currently produces around 4,000 tonne of farmed prawns per year.

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  • Would you like to work at Kingscliff TAFE? We are currently recruiting Administration Coordinators - Ducere (2 Positions) and Administration Officers - Ducere (2 positions). Click the link for further information. http://northcoasttafe.edu.au/working-with-us/current-jobs-at-north-coast-tafe.aspx

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    • Congratulations to Gemma Edwards, first place in hairdressing at the WorldSkills competition in Perth yesterday. Gemma is one of our star students at Port Macquarie TAFE. We'll done! #nctafe #worldskills #risingstar

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    • RT @TrishaMcIntyre2: It's GOLD for Port Macquarie! Well done, Gemma! http://t.co/omFB3RwswK… #wsa2014perth @nctafe

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  • Amazing news from Perth; Gemma Edwards has won GOLD for Port Macquarie! A massive congratulations to the whole Hairdressing team!!

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  • Kempsey TAFE Community Services teacher Jodie Sherrin hanging out with some very colourful looking wallabies she had a hand in creating for the Macleay River Festival. What a multi-dimensional lot we are here at Kempsey TAFE! #nctafe #expressyourself #macleayriverfestival #macleayvalley #kempsey

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  • Kempsey TAFE would like to say a HUGE public thank you to local Peter Grima and his son for helping us out so willingly with our marquee at the festival. They were real lifesavers so if you see them round town be sure to say hello. #topblokes #nctafe #macleayriverfestival #macleayvalley #kempsey

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  • Look at this amazing group of Applied Fashion Design and Technology students from Kempsey TAFE with teacher Julianne (left) and their busy clothing swap stall at the Macleay River Festival. It was a fashion frenzy! #nctafe #expressyourself #macleayriverfestival #macleayvalley #kempsey

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