Plumber - Fire Systems


Location: Port Kembla

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Ventia Pty Ltd

Plumber – Fire Systems

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. You will be working alongside fantastic people and contributing to the growth of the company as well as growing your skills and experience as a Plumber.

About the Role

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Plumber for our Fire Services business based within the Illawarra region. Commensurate with your qualification, this position involve statutory inspection, testing & maintenance of sprinkler systems, Deluge systems, hose reels, hydrants and associated wet system products, fault finding and preventative maintenance of fire systems.

  • 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 (Wollongong).

What you can expect:

  • Collaborative and inclusive on-site culture
  • Permanent ongoing work
  • Career Progression Opportunities

What you will need:

  • Have the ability to prepare written reports
  • C class NSW drivers Licence
  • Strong commitment to safe work practices
  • Plumbing Trade Certificate

The following will be highly desirable:

  • Valid Plumbers License
  • Practical experience with Wet Fire Systems:
  • Sprinkler systems, Deluge systems, Fire Hose Reels, Hydrant Systems and associated wet system products (Alarms & Panels)
  • FPAS or Certificate II in Fire Protection is preferred or willing to obtain with in house training.
  • Extinguishing Agent Handling Licence (entitlement 2 or 3) is preferred or willing to obtain

For more than 20 years, Ventia has had a longstanding relationship with BlueScope in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, providing plant maintenance, engineering and project services and a skilled workforce for numerous BlueScope projects, as well as fabrication facilities. We have recently renewed our contract with BlueScope for maintenance services with the addition of Fire Services at BlueScope’s Port Kembla Steel Works.

Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.

If this position is of interest and you think you are suitable for this role on behalf of all the requirements above, we would love to hear from you!

Please send through your CV via 'apply' or alternatively contact me directly on 0417 719 542 or email:
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