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Range Operator

Date: 07-Apr-2021

Location: Bindoon, WA, AU, 6502

Company: Ventia

The Company
One of Australasia's largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history. Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it. Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it's what unites and excites us.

The Role
Ventia are currently looking to engage a full time Range Operator, this position will see you work predominately at Bindoon Training Area Monday to Friday and will include some weekend and night work. As a Range Operator you will be required to provide maintenance & support to Ranges and Training Areas.
Your responsibilities will include but not limited to the following:

  • Provide technical advice to Ventia Management and customers as required
  • Ensure Red Flags / Red Lights are positioned in accordance with Range Standing Orders
  • Ensure contractor Blue Flags are positioned in accordance with Range Standing Orders
  • Assist the Range Supervisor with HSE Site Inspections, Job Analysis and Safety Observations
  • Ensure all customer complaints are addressed and feedback is provided to the customer
  • Prepare Ranges and Training Areas to suit customer needs
  • Maintain and Operate target systems applicable to the Training Area and Range
  • Provide assistance to range users and other customers as required
  • Ensure adherence to Range Standing Orders and report any identified breaches immediately to Range Control
  • Undertake cleaning and housekeeping activities within the Training Area and Range environment including but not limited to   ablutions, camp accommodation and administrative facilities at the required frequencies
  • Undertake Land Management activities within the Training Area and Range environment including but not limited to grass cutting, tree removal, weed spraying and GIS mapping
  • Undertake first response bush fire fighting activities within the limitations of qualifications, available equipment, safety and crew size.
  • Undertake basic Estate Upkeep functions such as fence and gate repairs and other tasks
  • Manufacture and repair targets as required.
  • Operate radio communication systems, surveillance cameras and computer systems.
  • Operate vehicles safely on and off road.
  • Operate Skid Steer and Tractors

Skills and Experience

  • Be an Australian citizen eligible for a defence clearance
  • Valid Australian drivers licence and Plant operation licence (Skid Steer, Chainsaw, Pole Saw)Ability to use tools including power tools, chain saws etc
  • Have experience in inventory control, stock management and storage maintenance
  • High level of navigational skills
  • Experience in RTA and/or Land Management desirable
  • Current certificate in Senior First Aid
  • Bush fire fighting qualifications

This is your chance to experience the safe, rewarding and performance driven culture you deserve.
You must be an Australian citizen and able to maintain a Department of Defence Security Clearance to Apply.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

Position Reference Number: 113108 

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