Careers and Pathways in Trades & Technologies

The Trades and Technologies area offers many employment opportunities. Whether as a skilled trades person, through apprenticeships, or through qualifications at tertiary and TAFE level there is a broad range of careers available. Together with, significant Industry partnerships, and specialist careers advice, the College is well placed to offer students a range of future careers in this area.

About Careers and Pathways in Trades & Technologies at NCAT

Alumni


Holly Rasmussen

Fitter and Turner, Sutton Tools
NCAT Engineering graduate
 
As a Fitter and Machinist for Sutton Tools, Holly operates specialised Computer Numeric Controlled (CNC) equipment for the manufacture of high performance cutting tools, distributed globally.

http://ncat.vic.edu.au/alumni/holly-rasmussen
Gerard Weeks

 
Draftsman, Sutton Tools
NCAT Engineering graduate
As Draftsman for Sutton Tools, Gerard produces plans and designs for specialised cutting tools, distributed globally.

http://ncat.vic.edu.au/alumni/gerard-weeks

Careers in the Trades & Technologies

The following are just some of the careers available in the Trades and Technologies

Technologies


JOBS DIRECTLY RELATED TO STUDYING TECHNOLOGY

Telecommunications
Electro Technology
Information Communication Technology
Engineering
Electrical Engineer
Electronic Design
Electronics Repairer
Broadband & Fibre Technician
Security Technology
JOBS WHERE A TECHNOLOGY QUALIFICATION MAY BE USEFUL

Drafting
C.A.D Computer Aided Design
Pattern Maker
CCTV installer & Access Controller
Theatre Systems Technician
Network installer

Trades


JOBS DIRECTLY RELATED TO STUDYING TRADES

Building & Construction
Building Design
Plumbing
Plumbing Inspector
Furniture Designer
Furniture restoration
Cabinet Maker
Automotive Repair
Automotive Servicing
Automotive Design
Diesel Mechanic
Electrician
Plasterer
Panel Beater
Spray Painter
Foundry worker
Pattern Maker
Carpenter
Boilermaker
Fitter & Turner
Brick masons and Block masons
Hydraulics Consultant
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Technician
JOBS WHERE A TRADES QUALIFICATION MAY BE USEFUL

Engineer
Instrument Making
Instrument Repairs
Shop-fitter
Drafting
Elevator installers and repairers
Construction and building inspectors
Sheet metal workers
Council Inspector
Surveyor
Site Manager
Interior decorator
Labourer