Telecommunications Riggers



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Information & Communication Technology


$380 - $450 per day

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Marissa Gough

This is a great opportunity to join a market leader in an initial 6 month contract. If you are an experienced telecommunications rigger please see below for further details. 

Essential Requirements:
  • 3+ years Telecommunications rigging experience essential.
  • 3+ years experience in 2G & 3G or 4G mobile network rollout projects in Australia.
  • 3+ years current experience Rigging in Australia.
  • Construction riggers with solid steel fixing experience will be considered.
  • Must be able to supply own PPE
  • Immediate availability

Role description:
  • Rigger, Telecom Implementation is responsible for Antenna System work in customer projects.
  • Examine objects to be moved, estimate their size, shape and weight and decide on the type of equipment necessary to move them
  • Erect a temporary jib or derrick (lifting devices) if required, and install cables, pulleys and other tackle
  • Choose or make slinging equipment and attach it to the load
  • If needed erect cranes and mobile crane booms, and increase the height of tower cranes by bolting component parts in place and rigging cables
  • Splice ropes and cables to make slings and tackle
  • Erect antenna system for telecom network on steel structures (lattice towers, monopoles), buildings or plants
  • Inspect, maintain and repair equipment
  • Make sure that safety requirements are met at all times.

  • Familiar with installation standards or have strong Rigging background in telecommunications (or will consider construction riggers with steel fixing)
  • Sweep Testing and grounding experience (preferred)
  • Able to demonstrate a good knowledge of auditing practices
  • Demonstrable skills in fault analysis/diagnosis and corrective actions
  • Capable/willing to climb and work on towers (up to and above 100 metres)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of safe work practices
  • Essential Certificates required include, Working at Heights, Intermediate to Advanced Rigger, Dogman
  • Certificates preferable: Tower Rescue, Senior First Aid and Construction Industry Induction.
  • Site OHS Card - e.g. White Card / Blue Card
If you are interested in this role please apply online now. 

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