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Wireless Rigger

Date: 07-Jan-2022

Location: Perth, WA, AU, 6106

Company: Ventia

About The Role

Reporting to the Lead Rigger, this position will be working with our experienced crew on major Installation and modifications of existing Co-Lo and Greenfield telecommunications sites for various carriers across major mobile and broadcast projects throughout Western Australia.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Upgrading/ Modifying existing wireless telecommunications sites including mobile and Broadcast
  • Working at heights and Installation of mobile/broadcast antenna systems, RRU, feeders, and Microwave Links
  • Installation/Erection of steelwork, monopoles, towers, etc as required on both Greenfield and Brown Field sites
  • PIM testing, sweep testing, distance to fault, terminating feeders, bird-proofing and waterproofing connectors.
  • Installation and maintenance of antenna and feeder cables on monopoles and towers 
  • Checking, maintain and operating equipment in accordance with the requirements of safety, efficiency and calibration procedures
  • Rigging and general work, as required by the company
  • including site constructability inspections where there could be gaps and scope change.


About You

  • Proven experience as a telecommunications rigger
  • A current Certificate in Rigging (Basic minimum)
  • Experience with earthing requirements
  • Working at heights and Perform Tower rescue certified with the ability to comfortably operate at heights regularly (i.e. climbing up to 80 metres). Previous climbing experience is essential
  • Solid knowledge of telecommunication rigging techniques and best practice
  • RadHaz EME Awareness
  • MR or HR License preferred
  • Must be flexible – Working away from home and weekends is essential


What We Offer You

  • Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive and inclusive work environment where you matter. 
  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow.
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe.
  • We look after each other and foster our people’s wellbeing. 



No matter who you are, we encourage you to apply for the job that’s right for you.

We are actively increasing diversity across our business, so our workforce reflects the diverse communities in which we work. Our current focus is on employing more women at all levels of our organisation.  


About Ventia

One of Australasia’s largest dedicated infrastructure service providers, Ventia is a new and dynamic organisation with a rich history. Our clients are the owners and operators of major infrastructure that is critical to our communities. No one else does exactly what we do in the way we do it. Making infrastructure work for our communities is at the heart of who we are and its what unites and excites us.

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