Roll Form Operator, Metal Fabrication


ABOUT THE COMPANY Established for over 30 years, our Client is an award winning, family owned and operated Australian construction company, specialising in roll formed construction panels with wide-span capabilities for a range of industries including agriculture, aviation, education, defence and recreation.ABOUT THE ROLE Initially you will undertake an intense in-house training program on the company’s newest roll forming machine and play an integral part in writing a training and instruction manual for the new machinery. Once completed, you will travel to construction sites throughout Australia and New Zealand, where for several weeks at a time you will be responsible for all activities associated with the use, maintenance, transportation and security of the equipment.DUTIESEnsure daily production meets the project schedule Produce product within QA specificationsProvide a daily report on machine performance and coil steel usage to the Site SupervisorProvide a full report on the roll form machine status to the Engineering Manager at the completion of each projectCorrect operation of the PLC (Programmable Logic Controller)Direct onsite crane operator and roll form team of up to 15General construction tasks as directed by the Project Manager and/or Site SupervisorFull maintenance and repair of equipment between projectsSKILLS & EXPERIENCETrade qualification, i.e. mechanical, fitter and turner, boilermaker or hydraulics or extensive relevant experiencePLC experienceElectronics and Mechanical aptitudePrior roll form operation and working with coil steel preferredCurrent open drivers licenceConstruction Industry White CardSite construction experience with crane knowledge highly advantageousRoofing knowledge desiredOther tickets such as Dogman, Rigger, Confined Spaces, EWP, Working at Heights and Forklift are advantageousTHE CULTURE Our client places strong emphasis on providing a supportive environment for its staff and prides itself on its family values, work ethic, integrity and honesty. Many staff have been with the organisation for extensive periods, some in excess of 20 years. BENEFITSQuarterly Tool AllowanceFull PPE providedLiving Away from Home and Travel AllowancesSuccessful candidates will be physically fit and required to undergo a full criminal record check, full medical and undertake regular drug and alcohol screening.If you have the skills and are interested in joining a growing business with the opportunity to travel throughout Australia and New Zealand, please submit your full resume and supporting documents via the link below. Australia - QLD Gold Coast

Job Opportunity | Roll Form Operator, Metal Fabrication | Abbertons Human Resources

Roll Form Operator, Metal Fabrication

  • Permanent Position with Opportunity to Grow
  • Gold Coast Based with Extensive Travel
  • Multi-Award Winning Company

ABOUT THE COMPANY
Established for over 30 years, our Client is an award winning, family owned and operated Australian construction company, specialising in roll formed construction panels with wide-span capabilities for a range of industries including agriculture, aviation, education, defence and recreation.

ABOUT THE ROLE
Initially you will undertake an intense in-house training program on the company’s newest roll forming machine and play an integral part in writing a training and instruction manual for the new machinery. Once completed, you will travel to construction sites throughout Australia and New Zealand, where for several weeks at a time you will be responsible for all activities associated with the use, maintenance, transportation and security of the equipment.

DUTIES

  • Ensure daily production meets the project schedule 
  • Produce product within QA specifications
  • Provide a daily report on machine performance and coil steel usage to the Site Supervisor
  • Provide a full report on the roll form machine status to the Engineering Manager at the completion of each project
  • Correct operation of the PLC (Programmable Logic Controller)
  • Direct onsite crane operator and roll form team of up to 15
  • General construction tasks as directed by the Project Manager and/or Site Supervisor
  • Full maintenance and repair of equipment between projects

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Trade qualification, i.e. mechanical, fitter and turner, boilermaker or hydraulics or extensive relevant experience
  • PLC experience
  • Electronics and Mechanical aptitude
  • Prior roll form operation and working with coil steel preferred
  • Current open drivers licence
  • Construction Industry White Card
  • Site construction experience with crane knowledge highly advantageous
  • Roofing knowledge desired
  • Other tickets such as Dogman, Rigger, Confined Spaces, EWP, Working at Heights and Forklift are advantageous

THE CULTURE
Our client places strong emphasis on providing a supportive environment for its staff and prides itself on its family values, work ethic, integrity and honesty. Many staff have been with the organisation for extensive periods, some in excess of 20 years. 

BENEFITS

  • Quarterly Tool Allowance
  • Full PPE provided
  • Living Away from Home and Travel Allowances

Successful candidates will be physically fit and required to undergo a full criminal record check, full medical and undertake regular drug and alcohol screening.

If you have the skills and are interested in joining a growing business with the opportunity to travel throughout Australia and New Zealand, please submit your full resume and supporting documents via the link below.