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Range Operator


Location: Puckapunyal

Job Type: Full time


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Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia Pty Ltd

We are on the lookout for an ambitious Range Operator to join our stellar team at Ventia Pty Limited in Puckapunyal VIC.
Growing your career as a Full Time Range Operatorl is a fantastic opportunity to develop exceptional skills.
If you are strong in persuasion, decision-making and have the right experience for the job, then apply for the position of Range Operator - Puckapunyal at Ventia Pty Limited today!

The Role
Ventia are currently looking for a Range Operator for our Puckapunyal Defence Base, 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
  • Ensure adherence to Range Standing Orders and report any identified breaches immediately to Range Control
  • Undertake cleaning and housekeeping activities within the TAR environment
  • Undertake first response bush firefighting activities within the limitations of qualifications, available equipment, safety and crew size
  • 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
  • Experience in RTA and/or Land Management desirable
  • Current certificate in First Aid
  • Bush firefighting qualifications

● Company offers great benefits
● Opportunities to grow
● $30.45/Hour - penalties apply to weekend and OT

Position Reference Number : 148839