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Deckhand(ROV operator)

Do you love being on the water? We have some of Tassie’s best locations to offer with one of the largest businesses in Tassie.Do you want to work with an awesome, fast paced team? Our team have so much experience to share.Looking for a secure, full-time position within an essential services provider, that also offers work life balance? Our roster covers that.We currently have a vacancy for a Deckhand (ROV Operator) who will be responsible for inspecting mooring in the sea and reporting about underwater infrastructure. We are looking for a self-motivated person that will thrive working with the high-performing and dynamic team who operate our vessels.JobThis exciting brand-new position will be based at Margate but working across multiple sites in beautiful locations, this full-time position will be working on a 5/2 roster. This position will be 3 days of ROV work and 2 days of deckhand duties.As a ROV Operator and deckhand you will travel around our sites completing daily duties, such as: Inspecting underwater infrastructure;Regular reporting on mooring in the sea and on the surface;Upkeep and maintenance of ROV (Remote Operated Vehicle);Installation and removal of fish nets, mooring systems and anchors;Lease maintenance;Working onboard vessels up to 52 meters in length;Loading and unloading of supplies, generators, and compressors;Smolt (Baby fish) transport and input to the fish pens;Helping out with growing Salmon and the variety of operations that are associated with this;General maintenance and upkeep of various equipment including the vessels; andUsing and operating deck componentry including capstans, deck winches and cranes. YouWe are looking for a hands-on, self-motivated person that is passionate about Salmon with the following attributes for success: A great, can-do attitude;Computer savvy;Capable of using GPS;Exposure to an on-water environment (This could be fishing on the weekends or prior work experience);physically fit;Commitment to safety;Current drivers' license;Have the right to work full time in Australia; andCoxswains NC2 – would be great, but not essential. Benefits for you Convenient 5/2 Roster;Be part of the most amazing team! (well, we like to think so);Based at our Margate site, only 20 minutes south of Hobart;Paid travel allowance for working at other sites;Accommodation and meal allowance when working on the heavy works vessel;Work in beautiful scenic locations around Tasmania, working on the water;Discounted private health insurance;Heavily discounted seafood though our Salmon Shop & Truck;Free Hurricanes Tickets for cricket fans;Free, confidential counselling sessions through our Employee Assistance program; andFree Annual Flu Vaccinations (if you want).

Deckhand(ROV operator)

Tassal
Margate TAS 7054
Full time

Published on 10/02/2022

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