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Experienced Field Assistants needed for Weipa 14:7 FIFO

Advertiser: WorkPac - CairnsMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
8 Feb 2019
Location
Cairns & Far North
Work Type
Casual/Vacation
Classification
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Engineering & Maintenance

Experienced Field Assistants needed for Weipa 14:7 FIFO

Experienced Field Assistants needed for immediate start.

Work scope

  • Daily activities from 6am to 6pm (12 hours)
  • General work associated with geological sampling on an air core drilling rig, mostly repetitive manual handling tasks involved.
  • Driving 4WD’s, towing trailers, loading and packing samples.
  • Use of Trimble survey equipment for the pegging of drill sites.
  • Use of a forklift, light truck
  • Leading hands to help with logistics, crew movements, supervision of earthmoving contractors

Roster

  • Roster will be 14/7, FIFO from either Brisbane , Townsville or Cairns
  • Meals, accommodation and travel to and from site provided.


Essential Qualifications

  • 4WD training
  • G1 Apply risk management
  • First aid and CPR training
  • Fire Extinguisher training
  • Previous experience working outdoors doing 12 hour shifts
  • Good level of fitness to complete repetitive manual handling tasks in high temperatures
  • Good all round practical skills required
  • Experience with working in a small team

 
Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with remote area drilling programmes and camp based activities
  • HR truck licence
  • High risk fork lift licence
  • 4WD recovery training
  • Senior / Remote first aid training
  • HSE qualification / Trainer & Assessor
  • Industry White Card

 

If this is the role for you please apply now or contact Joan for further information on 07 4052 2235.

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Experienced Field Assistants needed for immediate start.

Work scope

  • Daily activities from 6am to 6pm (12 hours)
  • General work associated with geological sampling on an air core drilling rig, mostly repetitive manual handling tasks involved.
  • Driving 4WD’s, towing trailers, loading and packing samples.
  • Use of Trimble survey equipment for the pegging of drill sites.
  • Use of a forklift, light truck
  • Leading hands to help with logistics, crew movements, supervision of earthmoving contractors

Roster

  • Roster will be 14/7, FIFO from either Brisbane , Townsville or Cairns
  • Meals, accommodation and travel to and from site provided.


Essential Qualifications

  • 4WD training
  • G1 Apply risk management
  • First aid and CPR training
  • Fire Extinguisher training
  • Previous experience working outdoors doing 12 hour shifts
  • Good level of fitness to complete repetitive manual handling tasks in high temperatures
  • Good all round practical skills required
  • Experience with working in a small team

 
Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with remote area drilling programmes and camp based activities
  • HR truck licence
  • High risk fork lift licence
  • 4WD recovery training
  • Senior / Remote first aid training
  • HSE qualification / Trainer & Assessor
  • Industry White Card

 

If this is the role for you please apply now or contact Joan for further information on 07 4052 2235.

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