Deckhand - Darwin
Advertiser: Paspaley Pearls3.9167 out of 53.9 overall rating (12 employee reviews) More jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 12 Jan 2021
- Work Type
- Farming, Animals & Conservation, Fishing & Aquaculture
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Founded in 1952, Paspaley is a diverse group of companies. Whilst its core business is pearling, including pearl production, wholesale and retail, it also has extensive involvement in the aviation industry, the rural industry and commercial property.
Our pearling operation is extensive and spans coastal regions from Exmouth, WA around to the north of Darwin, NT. Our pearl farms are positioned amongst some of the world's most spectacular coastline and unique marine environments.
We seek people in excellent health, with a good work ethic to register their interest in becoming a Pearl Farm Deckhand. Working for Paspaley you would be expected to reside in Darwin, Australia and work on a full time FIFO basis; on a cycle of 2 weeks on, 1 week off.
The main role of a Deckhand is shell cleaning and involves the removal of marine growth, general shell care, husbandry of the shell and maintenance of the associated infrastructure.
Although all training will be provided, having previous sea going experience and/or marine qualifications and knowledge will be considered an advantage.
The successful candidate will:
Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen
Have a consistent working history in a manual labour, marine or agricultural environment
Have a satisfactory police clearance
Have the ability to work in a team orientated environment
Have experience working in remote areas and locations
Have the experience or ability to work at sea and live in close quarters
All employees will be subject to a pre-employment medical and drug and alcohol testing.
All applications must contain an outline of work history and should be sent to the Pearling Support Manager via email@example.com
- Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
- How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
- Are you willing to relocate for this role?
Right to live and work
You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.