Horizontal Directional Driller Offsider

  • Company:
    Downer Group
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Job ID: 572950
Job type: Casual
Location: Canning Vale
Categories: Trades, Construction

Who we are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position summary

Established in 1998, and now a Division of Downer Utilities Australia Pty Ltd, UrbanGrid Australia has grown into Western Australia’s largest, most diverse civil underground utility construction company, and are continuing to expand. Providing services to Gas, Telecommunications & Water services across the Perth Metro area, we have developed a reputation as WA’s best.

Based in Canning Vale, UrbanGrid Australia is a multi-award-winning business specialising in the construction and installation of underground utility assets. We have a strong focus on safety, quality, innovation and training.

Due to the continued growth of the business, we are looking for a candidate that has experience in Horizontal Directional Driller Offsider to complete drilling off siding for various underground utilities for large projects in the metro area. Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Safe understanding of HD machinery up to Vermeer 40/55
  • Locating underground assets
  • Reading and understanding 1100s
  • Drill head tracking (Desirable)
  • Pipe preparation
  • Excavator operator

    To be considered for the role you would have the following experience with:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Prior experience working with underground utilities
  • Drivers Licence HR unrestricted or above (Essential)
  • Construction Safety Card
  • Excavator ticket
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Physically fit due to labour intensive work

  • The opportunity for long term work working on large scale metro projects
  • A diverse and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity to undertake traineeships and further career development
  • Guaranteed hours, regular overtime and great rates,
  • Employee Benefits & Wellness Program 
  • If you have any further questions regarding the role, you can contact Puck Jonker – Talent & Sourcing on . Please note that emailed applications will not be accepted.

    How to apply

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    Closing Date: 09 Sep 2020 W. Australia Standard Time