Career Pathways


At Territory Generation, we provide opportunities through a number of career development programs.

Every year, we take on school leavers and adults to undertake electrical and mechanical apprenticeships.

Apprenticeships

Every year, Territory Generation provides an opportunity for school leavers and adults to undertake electrical and mechanical apprenticeships.

Apprenticeships Australia recruits apprentices in Darwin, Katherine, Alice Springs and Tennant Creek who are then hosted at Territory Generation for the duration of their apprenticeship.

If you would like to know more about our apprenticeships, contact Apprenticeships Australia on 1 300 277 728 for further information.

Electrical apprenticeships

People who train to become an electrician will perform a range of tasks including:

  • locating electrical malfunctions
  • installing electrical control systems
  • connecting switches
  • working with circuit breakers

Electrical apprentices need to have good hand-eye coordination, be practical and able to do precise and detailed work. They will also have to work as part of a team, be physically fit, enjoy mathematics and have good communication skills.

Mechanical apprenticeships

People who train to become a mechanical fitter will perform a range of tasks including:

  • testing and maintaining diesel and gas powered equipment
  • detecting mechanical and electrical faults
  • welding, machining and hand fitting processes to repair parts

Mechanical apprentices need to enjoy practical and manual work, be good at maths and be physically fit.