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    START YOUR NEW CAREER IN CIVIL CONSTRUCTION

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    COMPLETE YOUR CERTIFICATE III IN SURFACE EXTRACTION OPERATIONS

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    GET HANDS-ON, PRACTICAL EXPERIENCE 

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    CONNECT WITH MAJOR EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Want a career in Civil Construction?

The Sunshine Coast is booming with infrastructure projects such as the Sun Central CBD, Aura housing development and major road upgrades, with employment opportunities in the Civil Construction industry on the rise! Take advantage of this amazing opportunity to get your boot in the door with some of the Sunshine Coasts biggest civil employers working on exciting projects across the region.

The SunnyKids’ Sunny Futures program is designed to launch your new career in the civil construction industry by providing you the skills needed to impress employers, work experience with local employers, and connecting you with jobs that are available in the region.

As a participant in this program, you will complete your Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operation, which includes your:

  • Work Safely at Heights (RIIWHS204D),
  • Conduct Wheel Loader Operations (RIIMPO304D) and;
  • Conduct Civil Construction Skid Steer Loader Operations (RIIMPO418D)

This course includes practical experience working with plant and machinery, and provides both the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to succeed in this booming industry.

To be eligible to participate in this program, applicants must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen, or hold an appropriate working visa
  • Be a resident of Queensland
  • Be 15 years or older and not attending secondary school
  • Other eligibility criteria may apply, please complete the application form and our team will be in touch with you shortly.

Submit your application

Want to kick start your future in the Civil Construction industry, or need help getting job-ready? We would love to help you!

Just fill in the form below and one of our team will be in touch with you soon.

Submit your application

Want to kick start your future in the Civil Construction industry, or need help getting job-ready? We would love to help you!

Just fill in the form below and one of our team will be in touch with you soon.

Find the right staff

Are you looking for motivated, trained and work-ready employees? The Sunny Futures program aims to provide your business with the right candidates that are ready to get on with the job.

All program participants are screened upon application, complete their Certificate III in Surface Extraction, job-readiness preparation and are mentored by our dedicated team to ensure they are a productive member of your business from day one!

Their training includes:

  • Work Safely at Heights (RIIWHS204D),
  • Conduct Wheel Loader Operations (RIIMPO304D) and;
  • Conduct Civil Construction Skid Steer Loader Operations (RIIMPO418D)
  • WHS and risk management units included in their training

In addition to gaining a valuable new team member, you may also be eligible for government wage subsidies. Please discuss your eligibility with a member of our team.

Find the right staff

Please submit your details on the form below and a team member will be in contact with your shortly to discuss your staffing needs.

Ready for Work

Finding work can be challenging, and at SunnyKids we love to help young people be as prepared for the workforce as they can be. The Sunny Futures Ready for Work program is here to provide you with the skills and confidence to find work, and start your employment journey.

Over 6 weeks, 2 days per week, we will explore topics such as:

  • Financial literacy and budgeting
  • Communication & teamwork
  • Time management
  • Computer skills
  • Resume writing
  • Interview skills
  • Personal grooming & appearance
  • Workplace health & safety
  • Finding work opportunities

Once completed, your resume and profile will be sent to employers across the Sunshine Coast as we endeavor to help you find that job!

To be eligible to participate in this program, applicants must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen, or hold an appropriate working visa
  • Be a resident of Queensland
  • Be 15 - 24 years of age
  • Other eligibility criteria may apply, please complete the application form and our team will be in touch with you shortly.

Submit your application

Want to kick start your future in the Civil Construction industry, or need help getting job-ready? We would love to help you!

Just fill in the form below and one of our team will be in touch with you soon.