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Location: Port Kembla

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia Pty Ltd

  • Your chance to join a friendly and inclusive team, while working in a dynamic industry.
  • Opportunity to enjoy a coastal lifestyle, while working at the iconic Port Kembla NSW Steelworks.

Ventia is built on over 100 years of combined knowledge, understanding and experience in providing essential services. We have a proud and shared heritage. We put safety first, deliver for our clients, champion diversity and find sustainable solutions that better our communities.

About the Role

Based in the Illawarra, and working within our longstanding BlueScope Plant Maintenance Contract, an opportunity exists for an experienced Boilermaker to join our Coal and Coke Handling Team within Coke Making.

In this role, and as an integral team member, you will perform maintenance work on emergent service requests; whilst achieving safety, quality, critical equipment uptime and operational efficiency objectives.

This is a dynamic work team whose focus is on ‘high priority’ maintenance tasks. As such, the priority is largely driven by equipment outages, and/or production, whereby the maintenance request often requires the job closed out and the equipment returned back to service within 3-7 days. Coincidently, the nature of the work means it provides the opportunity for you to draw upon your trouble shooting and problem-solving skill set on a regular basis.

The Person

Our people are our strength. We are looking for individuals who are:

  • Safe for life - Safe for each other,
  • Passionate about their trade,
  • Loves to explore ideas and provide solutions,
  • Highly motivated, and
  • Thrives on team outcomes and success.

To be successful in this role, the following qualification, licences, skills and experience are required:

  • Demonstrated commitment to Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality standards
  • Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade Qualification
  • Relevant heavy industry experience
  • OHS General Construction Induction Card (White Card)
  • NSW Drivers Licence
  • The ability to develop and maintain good working relationships
  • Proactive nature to support your team
  • Flexibility to work in a multi-skilled team with the ability to work independently
  • Pride in your standard of work with a passion for identifying and implementing improvement opportunities
  • Results driven coupled with a strong customer focus
  • An effective communicator, both face to face and in writing

If you are interested in this opportunity and believe you have the appropriate level of skills and experience, we would like to hear from you.

To register your interest, please submit your application via the "APPLY" button below. Or contact me directly on 0417 719 542 or email via

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 141515