Contractor recognised by Government

Thiess has won the 2008 Minister’s Award for Excellence for Employers of Australian Apprentices for the Brisbane region.

Thiess has won the 2008 Minister’s Award for Excellence for Employers of Australian Apprentices for the Brisbane region.

The Minister for Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Julia Gillard presented Thiess with the award for its consistent commitment to its industry and to the skills of its staff by employing and mentoring Australian Apprentices.

Thiess has been employing apprentices for nine years and in the next few years, the number of apprentices graduating from the company is expected to more than double.

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