Rope Access Techinicians

DownerPort Hedland

Location:Port Hedland
Job Type:Casual
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Downer has been awarded a long-term three-year Maintenance contract in Port Hedland with BHP. We are seeking applications for Rope Access Technicians. These opportunities will offer you long-term consistent work on, FIFO or Residential DIDO opportunities from Port Hedland and future career development within the Downer Group.


  • We are seeking Level 1, 2 and 3 Rope Access Technicians across disciplines; Boilermakers, Mechanical Fitter and Riggers
  • Ideally with experience on Fixed Plant Iron Ore maintenance
  • Demonstrated 6 months plus experience; as per your log book
  • Available to commence immediately seeking long term maintenance work;
  • Demonstrated commitment and dedication to Zero Harm working safely at all times with knowledge in the safe use of hand tools and equipment to perform tasks;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.


  • Trade Certificate (Australian recognized) for Trades;
  • High Risk Work License (Riggers);
  • IRATA Card;
  • IRATA Log Book;
  • Construction Card (white/blue card);
  • Enter and Work in Confined Space (RIIWHS202D);
  • Gas Atmospheric Testing (MSAPMOHS217A or MSMWHS217);
  • Working at Heights (RIIWHS204D);
  • Fire Fighting (must be one of the following four module numbers; CPPFES2005A, TLIF2005A, PUAWER008B, MSAPMOH212A);
  • Working Rights Australia.


  • Residential / Local Community Opportunities and FIFO Perth based;
  • Continuity of work on a major maintenance and shut down contract with opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge;
  • Opportunity for further training and development in your career due to continued business growth;
  • Long Term Engagement and repeat work across consistent Maintenance Work Shutdowns.


Please use the APPLY option to express your interest immediately.

For more information contact Teresa Arps 08 9318 9418.