Apprentice Locksmith Bundaberg



Established in 1971, Rechenberg specialises in locksmithing, electronic security and alarm monitoring through our own control room that monitors clients Australia-wide and in New Zealand.


Rechenberg Security and Locksmiths has an opportunity for an Apprentice Locksmith in our Bundaberg office.

While no experience is required, the role would suit someone who enjoys working with their hands and being involved with some of the latest security technology.

Training will be provided on the job and via three TAFE attendances of 6-8 weeks per year and will cover in all aspects of locksmithing including:

Road work

Installations, lock outs, site surveys for commercial and domestic clients


Cutting and cloning of electronic transponder keys, lock outs and lock repairs


Opening, repair and maintenance


Key cutting, repairs, counter sales and master keys systems


Installation and repairs of security systems and CCTV

The successful applicant must be able to

  • Commit to a 4 year apprenticeship
  • Be up to date and maintain COVID vaccinations
  • Be able to travel to Brisbane for the apprenticeship TAFE training
  • Participate in the Locksmith On-Call roster for after hours call outs.
  • Hold and maintain a Queensland Security Installers and Advisors licence.
  • Hold a Queensland manual driver licence
  • Demonstrate at a high level of computer literacy with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Skills, Experience & Attributes:

This role would be ideal for someone who is driven to deliver a high standard of service with a proven ability to work unsupervised, a high attention to detail and good use of initiative, excellent communication and customer relations skills, ability to deal with pressure and computer literacy.

If you would like to learn more about security systems and locksmithing please consider applying for this role.


At Rechenberg we offer our employees a wide range of staff perks and benefits, including:

  • Competitive wage rates, with KPI bonuses based on the role
  • Company vehicle and phone with reasonable personal use
  • Excellent company-paid education, training and professional development opportunities
  • Monday to Friday stable full-time hours
  • Long-term employment with opportunities to progress in your role
  • Friendly, innovative and progressive team culture



Located at the southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef, less than a four-hour drive north of Brisbane, the sub-tropical Bundaberg region is home to over 90,000 people.

Live the relaxed Bundaberg lifestyle with a great work-life balance, modern shopping centres, excellent educational schools and universities, and sporting facilities. Bundaberg is a great place to raise children, with plenty of schools and parks, as well as a local zoo that kids will love.

With affordable housing options, you can purchase your own three-bedroom home in the heart of Bundaberg, with a 5-minute commute to work and next to no traffic.

In less than 15 minutes from the town centre, you can find yourself relaxing with fish and chips at Bundaberg’s glorious beaches, such as Bargara and Elliott Heads.



Please apply for this role by sending your resume and cover letter to