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Tradesperson (Duct) - Sydney & Canberra

03 11 17

Benmax Group – Sydney & Canberra

Tradesperson (Duct)

Permanent full time


Benmax Group is currently looking for a number of Tradespersons (Duct) for the Sydney region and also the Canberra region.

Established in 1986 Benmax is a quality endorsed company and a leading mechanical services provider specialising in the design, construction, commissioning, maintenance and service of heating, ventilating, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems.  Employing more than 140 staff, our team operates across six locations in Australia and New Zealand - Canberra, Sydney, Newcastle, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Our reputation is based on delivering high quality, consistently. To achieve this, we employ and train our own people ensuring we stay up-to-date with the latest technologies, improvements and equipment available to the industry.

The position is permanent full time

Working a minimum of 40 hours per week including rostered days off plus overtime.

Reporting to the Supervisor or Leading Hand, the ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the installation of onsite mechanical services and a proven track record in the following deliverables that are key responsibilities for this position:

  • Understand project scope, client goals and expectations and resource requirements
  • Study drawings and specifications to determine the layout of air systems and materials required
  • Ensure sufficient task analysis is completed to carry work out safely
  • Thoroughly understand the correct operation or maintenance of equipment and Personnel Protective Equipment
  • Monitor the use of materials and care of equipment to minimise waste and damage and take corrective action as necessary
  • Ensure work is performed as per schedule of works and carried out to quality and specification requirements
  • Complete time sheets
  • Perform assigned tasks on projects including: setting out and installing duct systems and asssociated equipment; installing flexible duct and outlets; assembling and installing mechanical services plant, air handling and conditioning equipment, assist in cmmissioning systems, plant and equipment.
  • Liaise in a professional manner with site employees, subcontractors, suppliers, and other project participants
  • Thoroughly understand and implement quality control techniques and implement Benmax policies, procedures and standards
  • Identify where improvements could be made, and provide suggestions to the Supervisor
  • Providing relevant information to the Supervisor for inclusion in the Daily Site Diary
  • Ensure records, documentation and reports are completed as requested
  • Resolve worksite issues quickly and effectively in order to keep work progress on track
  • Be thoroughly familiar with the correct operation or maintenance of equipment and/or Personnel Protective Equipment
  • Be thoroughly familiar with OHSE &QA requirements and standards
  • Ensure all site/workshop activities are conducted within QHSE & QA requirements and standards at all times
  • Advise the Supervisor immediately of unsafe or potentially environmentally negative impact conditions or activities in the work area
  • Report accidents, incidents and near misses to the Supervisor
  • Assist new site/workshop employees in recognising job hazards or environmental issues and following required procedures
  • In the event of accidents or incidents, assist the Supervisor in quarantining unsafe work areas, materials and equipment and making the situation safe
  • Work in a manner that will not endanger yourself or others.

To apply for the position

If you are interested in this position and want to work with a great team, please email your resume to Steve Wilson, Benmax Group Human Resources Manager on email steve@benmax.com.au.

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