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Field Welder

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Date: 14-Mar-2019

Location: Toowoomba, QLD, AU, 4350

Company: Broadspectrum

Easternwell is one of Australia's leading drilling, well servicing and remote mobile camp management companies.  We operate under long term contracts and service some of the world’s largest resource companies.

Easternwell is currently seeking a motivated and enthusiastic Rig Welder to join our Field team. You will report directly to the Welding/NDT Superintendent & Maintenance Manager and liaise with Operations and Field staff to ensure the seamless operation of its rig fleet. The point of hire is Toowoomba and you will be working in the field on an equal time roster.

•    Contribute to the attainment of company strategic priorities with the provision of a safe working environment and adherence to company policy and procedures
•    Read engineering, schematic and design drawings or specifications to determine job requirements
•    General Fabrication and welding to Applicable national standards(AS1554 structural and Piping AS4041, AS3992 and AS 4037) predominately using manual metal arc welding on either diesel and portable welders.
•    Maintaining and performing repairs to all rig equipment in accordance with company requirements.
•    Identify and order parts and equipment required to perform maintenance tasks using company systems.
•    Using one of our service vehicles you will be providing maintenance and break-down assistance to various sites throughout the company operating area


To be successful in this role you will have the following:
•    Trade Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade  with 3 or more years’ experience, post trade in heavy industry
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills and good understanding of computer systems
•    The ability to demonstrate a commitment to safety and contribute to an injury free environment through compliance with company policy and procedures
•    Have strong interpersonal skills, a positive attitude and be a team player
•    Previous experience in the Oil and Gas Drilling/Workover sector is advantageous
•    The proven ability to work under pressure at times
•    Ability to pass an in house welding qualification test to AS 3992.
•    Minimum of a medium rigid truck license (MR)
•    Welding Certification to AS1796 cert 4 and 3E desirable but not essential.
•    Working at heights and confined space qualification is advantageous


You would experience what it is like to be part of a company that cares about its people, with:
•    Even time lifestyle roster
•    Exceptional safety records, standards and practices
•    Nationally accredited training
•    Competitive remuneration
•    Consistent Work
•    A supportive and family orientated company

To apply online, click the 'apply' button below - Please note that our process include Pre-Employment Medicals (incl. drug testing) and Police Checks.
We acknowledge the importance of ours people’s diverse experiences, talents and culture that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion are key components of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

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