Rigger Advanced - Iron Bridge SMP

Date: 08-May-2022

Location: Iron bridge, WA, AU

Company: Civmec

About the Company

Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplinary heavy engineering and construction provider to the metals and minerals, oil and gas, infrastructure, as well as marine and defence markets. Our diversification enables us to operate extensively across the nation.  


The Opportunity

Civmec are currently seeking experienced Advanced/Intermediate Riggers to join our ever-growing team, on the Iron Bridge Project for the SMP E&I Process Plant Construction - Dry Plant, in the Pilbara Region of WA

Immediate starts available.

This role will be FIFO from all Australian Capital cities.


The Project

The Iron Bridge Project is a Fortescue Metals Group Ltd (FMG) and Formosa Steel IB Pty Ltd (Formosa) Joint Venture (JV) Project with the site located near Marble Bar, approximately 145 km South of Port Hedland in the Pilbara region of WA.
Civmec’s Scope for the Iron Bridge Project SMPE&I includes the installation of the Dry Plant including the structural, mechanical, module installation and hook-up, piping, electrical and instrumentation/controls activities required for the Project.



Duties and Responsibilities

•    Able to read and interpret Structural and Engineering drawings would be an advantage.
•    Able to work at heights erecting steel
•    General rigging activities using chain blocks, comalongs and tirfors
•    Assist in aligning, levelling and fixing down of machinery
•    Using an EWP at heights 
•    General steel erection, including pre-assembly
•    Basic dogging off loads
•    Assist in the positioning of rigged loads into position ie Modules etc


About You

  • Point of hire for the project will be Perth WA
  • If you are not WA based, flights will be provided to you from the closest Australian Capital City to your usual place of residence. Accommodation and Meals will be provided if you are required to quarantine once arriving in WA. 
  • Minimum 3 years’ industrial experience as a Rigger 
  • Previous construction experience within the mining and resources sector
  • Current High-risk Rigging license 
  • Current Working at Heights certificate
  • Current high-risk Elevating Work Platform license 
  • Nationally recognised Construction Safety Awareness Card


Civmec + You

At Civmec, we offer an inclusive workplace with a ‘Never Assume’ culture, sustained by our experienced and supportive management team.  We believe in providing our employees with upskilling, career progression and ongoing employment opportunities. Civmec’s Reward and Recognition program acknowledges the hard work of our employees on a weekly, monthly and annual basis.

This role is paid in accordance with the applicable Enterprise Agreement. The hourly rate commences at $41.38 + Penalties, Site Allowances and Project Completion Bonus. 

How to Apply:

If you feel this role is for you, please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Civmec.

Otherwise, please email brody.hayter@civmec.com.au for a no commitment discussion.


Civmec is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

We respectfully request no agency submissions


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