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Yardman / Marine Straddle Carrier

Job description

We are hiring an experienced Straddle Carrier Operator and Yardman ( 4 days a week initially ) 7.30am to 4pm. Ideally Thurs & Friday but this could be flexible for the right person. There is also opportunity for additional hours with leave coverage and holidays etc.

We require a keen, enthusiastic and well presented person to work as part of our team to support our clients, tenants and contractors and to undertake daily tasks associated with the lifting and placement of vessels for repairs, maintenance and storage purposes.
The role is varied, busy and hands on and suits someone who has a passion for boating and marine based interests.

The role includes daily interaction with clients, tenants and on site contractors and involves manual labour and working outdoors including heavy lifting.

The role encompasses the following duties:

Straddle Carrier operation for the lifting of boats

Crane operation for the lifting and placement of a variety of marine structures and equipment

Preparing boat enclosures and boat cradling

Boat yard operations

Assisting clients, tenants and contractors as required incl. customer service enquiries / bookings / administration

Repairs / maintenance / site cleaning as required

Other duties as directed by management from time to time

Applicants should demonstrate the following experience, skills and attributes:

Boatyard & / or marina experience

Straddle Carrier or Remote Operator Gantry Crane operation
Crane operation experience. Slewing Crane & / or Remote Operator Gantry Crane or similar ( preferred but not essential )

Fork Lift operation. Fork Lift current ticket / licence

Current open driver?s licence

Physically fit & energetic

Reliable, motivated and self-driven with attention to detail

Demonstrate a good work ethic & able to work unsupervised

Able to work to timeframes

Strong communication skills

Able to take direction

Knowledge of, and commitment to safe work practices & WHS

Microsoft Office suite computer skills such as Outlook, Word, Excel ( basic is fine )

QLD recreational marine licence

Dogman ticket ( preferred but not essential )

This role is for an ASAP start and will be a temp to perm placement. It is starting as casual 2 days per week but hours may be increased.

Job title: Yardman / Marine Straddle Carrier
Contract type: Temporary
Location: South East QLD - Sunshine Coast, South East QLD
Industry: Labourer and Handyperson Trades & Services
Job expiry: 2021-03-27
Reference: BSINDJ2021107482