About the industry

Endless opportunities, the right role for everyone

The automotive industry has a lot to offer. Read on to understand more about its opportunities and current situation.

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In 1901, Harley Tarrant produced the first Tarrant automobile, which was the first petrol-driven car built entirely in Australia in a small workshop in Melbourne. It goes without saying that a lot has changed since then. The automotive industry is one of the largest industries in the world and automotive career potential is big.
The industry employs 361,000 people nationally and contributes around $38 billion to the Australian economy annually.

Major global players including European, American and Asian manufacturers are represented in the Australian market and all of them offer the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology, making the automotive industry an exciting place to be right now.

With over 20 different apprenticeships and traineeships the opportunities are extremely versatile and are suitable for many different skill sets – and obviously for boys and girls alike.

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