Telecommunications Rigger

Date:  12 Jul 2024

Regency Park, SA, AU, 5010

Company:  Ventia

About the Role
Due to an increased workload, Ventia have multiple permanent positions available for experienced Telecommunication Riggers to join our Wireless Network team in Regency Park, Adelaide, South Australia. This role requires you to travel, complete regular overtime and be away from home for extended periods of time.


In this role you will be responsible for upgrading and modifying existing wireless telecommunication sites including Mobile, Fixed Wireless and Broadcast. Your duties will also include:

  • Working at heights, installing mobile / broadcast antenna systems, RRU, feeders, Microwave Link install and panning.
  • Installing / Erecting steelwork, monopoles, towers, etc. as required on both Greenfield and Co-Lo sites.
  • Installing and testing of hybrid cables.
  • PIM testing, sweep testing, distance to fault, terminating feeders, bird-proofing and waterproofing connectors.
  • Reading / interpreting construction and As-built drawings and completing works to specification and standards.
  • Installing and maintaining antenna and feeder cables on monopoles and towers.


What’s on offer

  • Permanent, Full-time opportunity.
  • Rate: $40 – $47 p/h + Super. (Junior rigger – Senior rigger)
  • Location: Regency Park, Adelaide, South Australia.
  • Monthly RDO’s.
  • Competitive salary & full access to our employee benefit platform – VENPERKS!
  • ASX listed company. (ASX200)
  • A culture of learning and development.


About you

  • Proven experience as telecommunication rigger.
  • Experience with NBN wireless, Optus, TPG. (desirable)
  • Current intermediate or advanced rigging ticket.
  • Ability to work with EWP and cranes.
  • Working at heights and Perform Tower Rescue certified, with the ability to comfortably operate at heights regularly. (i.e., climbing up to 80m)
  • RadHaz / EME Awareness.


About Ventia 
Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate. 


Ventia is enriched by the diverse experiences, talents and cultures that our people bring to the organisation, while celebrating and respecting the communities we operate in. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment that provides equal opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, LGTBQI+, Women, Veterans and spouses and people with disabilities.


How to apply
To apply, submit your application via the "APPLY" button below. For any questions regarding this role please email Rebecca:
Position Reference Number: 158703


** Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 28 days of this advert being posted. This advert will close on 31/07/24 **

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