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We are currently seeking expressions of interest from Rope Access Technicians with geotechnical experience for our project starting in November 2016 in the Hunter Valley region.

Responsibilities may include:

Industrial rope access work as directed
Tree cutting
Mixing grout to specification
Operating equipment such as telehandler, light vehicle and service trucks
Maintaining all equipment used in day to day work

Applicants will ideally have:

ARAA/IRATA Rope Access Technician certification
Geotechnical experience ideally in: shotcreting, meshing, scaling or drilling
Good communication and organisational skills, with an emphasis on team work
Ability to work to deadlines and manage time
Support a culture of health and safety
Ability to work away for extended periods of time
Pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol assessment
Confidence to work at heights and on slopes
Hold a current drivers licence
Must have the right to live and work in Australia
Must have basic computer skills

Specialised Geo commits to offer:
Competitive rates based on skills and experience
A great working environment

All candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia and be prepared to undergo a Pre-Employment medical assessment. To apply please send cover letter and a detailed resume to Leann at rockfall@specialisedgeo.com.au.

Applications close October 31, 2016.

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SPECGEO-JOB-OPPORTUNITYSpecialised Geo provide expert geotechnical solutions for civil, construction, mining and maintenance projects throughout Australia. We specialise in difficult, hazardous and inaccessible sites, and use the latest technology, machinery and methodology to provide exceptional solutions for commercial, industrial, government and residential clients.

 

The Role

We are currently seeking expressions of interest from Rope Access Technicians, Arborists and Riggers for our project in the Sydney/Wollongong region for an 8 week contract starting in October 2016.

 

Responsibilities may include:

  • Industrial rope access work as directed
  • Tree cutting
  • Mixing grout to specification
  • Operating equipment such as telehandler, light vehicle and service trucks
  • Maintaining all equipment used in day to day work

 

Applicants will ideally have:

  • IRATA Rope Access Technician certification
  • Experience in the construction industry
  • Experience as Riggers, Arborist or in General Tree Cutting
  • Good communication and organisational skills, with an emphasis on team work
  • A positive attitude towards safety, training and environment
  • Pass a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol assessment
  • Confidence to work at heights and on slopes
  • Hold a current drivers licence
  • Must have basic computer skills

 

Skills & Competencies:

  • Construction white card
  • Rope access certification
  • Chainsaw competency
  • Riggers ticket

 

All candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia and be prepared to undergo a Pre-Employment medical assessment. To apply please send Cover Letter and a detailed Resume to Rachel at rockfall@specialisedgeo.com.au

 

Applications will be treated in strict confidence.

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Exciting opportunities have become available for Senior Site Technician role – Experienced Drillers / Rope Access Technicians at Specialised Geo, to provide geotechnical solutions for our projects within Australia.

 

The Opportunity
We are looking for a skilled and experience professional to fill in the role of Senior Site Technician – Driller/Rope Access technician within the company. To qualify for this role, it is essential that you have previous drilling experience as well as being a team player and a drive to succeed. As a member of the Specialised Geo team, you will be deployed to provide geotechnical solutions for civil, construction, mining and maintenance projects within NSW. We work under the “Zero Harm” policy and expect all our site crew to have a passion for keeping their sites safe and to contribute to a productive team environment at all times.

 

What the role entails
This role is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and driven individual who is keen for a geotechnical civil environment opportunity to be part of a high performing team. As Senior Site Technician, you will be expected to complete all operational and maintenance tasks within the parameters set by the Project Site Manager/Supervisor, and holds the following responsibilities:

  • Ensure plant and equipment is maintained to the required safety standards and available for use
  • Monitor environmental factors that may affect working conditions and report any risks to your direct Manager / Supervisor.
  • Pursue high standards of performance and customer service in order to deliver outstanding results.

 

Essential factors for Senior Site Technician must include:

  • Ability to work in various locations throughout Australia
  • Construction white card (or equivalent)
  • Working at heights
  • Medium rigid truck licence
  • Competency in all grouting operations and repair of minor equipment (1,000 hours+)
  • Competency in DTH / Top end hammer hydraulic / air 3,000m+
  • Level two IRATA or ARRA industrial rope access qualification (1,000 hours+)
  • Rockfall mesh placement with crane / rope wheels / EWP / trolley combined total of 20,000m²+
  • EWP competency
  • RISI Competency (NSW)

 

To be successful in this role you must display the following:

  • Ability to work in remote areas
  • Be physically fit
  • Ability to complete tasks on time with zero WHS incidents
  • Able to demonstrate strong leadership and a consistent temperament at all times
  • Ability to work and contribute to a productive team environment
  • Ability to work for extended periods of time
  • Ability to record performance details and take drill core samples manually and/or using computer
  • Exceptional communication skills, including a strong customer service orientation
  • Highly organised and able to work efficiently with limited supervision

 

Specialised Geo commits to offer:

  • Competitive rates based on skills and experience
  • A great working environment

 

All candidates must have the right to live and work in Australia and be prepared to undergo a Pre-Employment medical assessment. To apply please send Cover Letter and a detailed resume to rockfall@specialisedgeo.com.au

All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence.

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