Range Operator


Location: Bindoon

Job Type: Full time


The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.
- Amelia Earhart

Ventia Pty Ltd

The Role
Ventia are currently looking to engage a full time Range Operator for our Bindoon based operations, this position will see you work predominately Monday to Friday with occasional weekend work.

As a Range Operator you will be required to provide maintenance & support to Range Training Areas and Ranges – TAR.

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 Ventia Site Induction requirements for visitors and contractors
  • 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 to suit customer needs
  • Maintain and Operate the electronic targetry applicable to the TAR
  • 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 TAR environment including but not limited to ablutions, camp accommodation and administrative facilities at the required frequencies
  • Undertake Land Management activities within the TAR environment including but not limited to grass cutting, tree removal, weed spraying and GIS mapping
  • Undertake first response bush firefighting 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

Skills and Experience

  • Be an Australian citizen eligible for a defence clearance
  • Valid Australian drivers’ licence and Plant operation licence
  • 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 firefighting qualifications

Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter.

In addition, you will find a stimulating and rewarding working environment where we take our peoples careers seriously and help them to learn and grow.

This role comes with the added security of being offered as a permanent position.

About the company
Ventia is 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.
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.

How to apply
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No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you. We are keen to increase 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.

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