Job no: 505659
Work type: Full time permanent
Location: Australia - Western Australia - Perth, Australia - Western Australia - Regional
Categories: Trades and Services, Telecommunications
About The Role
Reporting to the Lead Rigger, this position will be working with our experienced crew on major Installation and modifications of existing Co-Lo and Greenfield telecommunications sites for various carriers across major mobile and broadcast projects throughout WA.
What you’ll be doing:
Upgrading/ Modifying existing wireless telecommunications sites including mobile and Broadcast
Working at heights and Installation of mobile/broadcast antenna systems, RRU, feeders, and Microwave Links
Installation/Erection of steelwork, monopoles, towers, etc as required on both Greenfield and Brown Field sites
PIM testing, sweep testing, distance to fault, terminating feeders, bird-proofing and waterproofing connectors.
Installation and maintenance of antenna and feeder cables on monopoles and towers
Checking, maintain and operating equipment in accordance with the requirements of safety, efficiency and calibration procedures
Rigging and general work, as required by the company
including site constructability inspections where there could be gaps and scope change.
Proven experience as a telecommunications rigger
A current Certificate in Rigging (Basic minimum)
Experience with earthing requirements
Working at heights and Perform Tower rescue certified with the ability to comfortably operate at heights regularly (i.e. climbing up to 80 metres). Previous climbing experience is essential
Solid knowledge of telecommunication rigging techniques and best practice
RadHaz EME Awareness
MR or HR License preferred
Must be flexible – Working away from home and weekends is essential
What We Offer You
Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter.
We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe.
We look after each other and foster our people’s well being.
No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you.
We are actively increasing diversity across our business, so our workforce reflects the diverse communities in which we work. Our current focus is on employing more women at all levels of our organisation.
Visionstream develops and delivers smart, tailored network solutions for clients in telecommunication and information communication technology across Australia and New Zealand.
Visionstream is part of Ventia, one of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers. Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history. Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and it’s what unites and excites us.
Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time 25 Mar 2020
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time
24 Apr 2020
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