Looking to try something new? CPT Operator (full time)

Probedrill Pty Ltd
CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs
Mining, Resources & Energy
Mining - Exploration & Geoscience
Full Time
Posted 28d ago

PROBEDRILL PTY LTD are currently seeking a Cone Penetration Testing (CPT) Rig operator to join our team on a full time basis.

No previous CPT experience is required as we will provide all on-the-job training.

We are looking for someone that is mechanically minded, with car or truck servicing experience, AND/OR, Automotive spray painter, to complement the position.


Some of the duties of the position include:

  • Operate CPT rigs for geotechnical site investigation
  • Drive a HR truck on/off road
  • General Workshop skills, i.e. welding, spray painting, mechanical, electrical repairs etc.
  • Basic service of trucks & tracked rigs
  • Basic computer skills
  • Client liaison

Work is mainly in and around Perth and you will be paid at an hourly rate of $28.5/hr (which will increase to $30.00/hr following the three months probationary period).  A higher hourly rate may be considered depending the level of qualifications you may bring to the position (i.e. Qualified HD mechanic etc).

The position also involves regional work which is on an "as-needs" basis (not a regular roster) and may require you to be away for up to two weeks at a time. We require someone that has the flexibility to be able to work away (and not on a set roster).

Penalty rates are paid at 1.25x the hourly rate for away and 1.5x for any weekend work.  Standard Annual Leave and Sick Leave entitlements will also apply.

We are looking for someone who is available to start immediately, is young, fit & healthy, keen to learn a new skill, has a good work ethic, and preferably a non-smoker

The successful applicant will also take a good common sense approach to any situation and be able to liaise with our clients in a professional manner.

Ideally we would like the successful applicant to already have their HR (or HC) licence, but this is not essential as training can be provided.

Please take a look at our website - www.probedrill.com.au to get an idea as to what sort of equipment you will be operating and the services we provide.

Please do NOT phone or send private emails

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • Do you own or have regular access to a car?
  • Are you licenced to drive a manual vehicle?
  • Do you have experience performing automotive services on heavy vehicles (e.g. trucks, agricultural vehicles)?

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