Welder Special Class - Cooper Basin, SA


Location: Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Dandenong South, Perth, Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Excited by two weekends at home and two weekends on site, per month? Interested in consistent Full-Time work with an Industry leader? Have Oil and/or Gas experience? Keep reading...

Calling all Special Class Welders. Flying from all capital cities!

Downer is seeking experienced Special Class Welders for a long-term project located in the Cooper Region - SA. This is a Full Time Fix Term contract taking you well into 2024.

What we offer

  • Attractive Base Rate + Penalties + Allowances
  • FIFO from all Capital Cities
  • Full Time contract with longevity

About the role

  • Removal of CO2 from the gas production process and sending it back to the depleted wells
  • STT preferred (not essential), previous S/S pipping experience (essential), weld process TIG root wire feed flux fill and cap, tig root MMA fill cap, STT root wire feed flex fill cap
  • 18/10 - Working 18 days straight (2 weekends on-site and 2 weekends at home)
  • 11hr days
  • Longevity and consistency - contract going until mid 2024 (at least)
  • Multiple Mobilizations

What makes you right for Downer’s Industrial and Energy Business?

  • Zero Harm focus in all you do
  • Genuine team player
  • Driven, with a willingness to constantly meet high standards

About you

  • Oil and/or gas experience
  • Right to Work in Australia
  • Trade certificate, valid driver’s license, and White Card (Construction Card)
  • Gas Atmospheric Testing, Working at Heights, and Confined Space certifications (within last two years)
  • High Risk Work License (desirable)

This appealing role offers you the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment and develop your career within a highly successful national business.

Successful applicants will be offered a competitive remuneration package.  Please note all offers of employment are subject to satisfying the Project minimum requirements as well as 'Fitness for Work' requirements. 


As an employer who embraces equal opportunity and promotes diversity, we encourage men and women of all ages and backgrounds, including Indigenous Australians to apply.

To apply for the above position, please go to the "Apply Now " link.

For further information email Mat.Carney@downergroup.com. Please be advised that email applications will not be accepted.


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