To gain experience in an organisation that should expect high personal standards where hard work is encouraged and rewarded, contributing to the overall success of the company.


I  pride myself on my work ethic.  I am motivated, sincere, courteous and loyal.  I am punctual, I work well under pressure and I am capable of working independently and learning quickly.  I always like to put in that little bit extra when there is a job to be done.  It is important to me in my approach to work, that anything I produce is a reflection of everything I am capable of.  More importantly I possess the following attributes:

*Maintaining a safe/clean working environment is paramount  

*Safety conscience, safety minded 

*Not afraid to get dirty

*Both technically and mechanically minded                         

*Very good with my hands

*Can work independently / ask questions when need be       

*Follow instruction well and think on my feet     

I am also keen to continually learn and expand my skill set.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2014 - Present


Phoenix Garden Centre New Norfolk

Tasks Include:

Shop fitout

Customer Service

Building Matenance

Maintenance of vehicles 

Aug 2012 - Oct 2013

Crane Operator

Global Cranes (now Freo Cranes) - QLD

Operate and maintain different crane models/sizes within the company.

This included construction, shutdown and maintenance at various mine sites around the Moranbah area.

Cranes Operated:

Franna AT20 / Mac25

All Terrain: Grove GMK4080 / GMK5100 / GMK5130

Rough Terrain: RT-700E / GR-700EX

Sites Include:

Moranbah North

Coppabella - Peabody

Goonyella Riverside - BHP


Sep 2011 - Feb 2012

Crane Operator

Freo Cranes - WA

Cranes Operated:

Franna AT20 / Mac 25

Kobelco 7t Tom Thumb City Crane

Kato 50 ton Truck Mount

Liebherr 1060 - 60t

Training Courses / Inductions:

Manual handeling- Sep 2011 - (Aveling WA)

Rio Tinto Ironsafe Isolation Theory  Training - Lockholder V2.1 - Sep 2011 - (Aveling WA)

Rio Tinto HSE Induction - Oct 2011 - (Aveling WA)

Fire Extinguisher Training V2 - Sep 2011 - (Aveling WA)

BHP Billiton ADP Induction - Sep 2011

BHP ADP Generic Rail Induction - Oct 2011

Port Headland Ports Authority General Induction - Oct 2011

BHP Area C - Site Specific Induction - Oct 2011

Rio Tinto - Marandoo Site Specific Induction - Dec 2011

FMG - Christmas Creek Induction - Jan 2012

Downer - General Mine Induction - Jan 2012

Sites Include:

Operating out of the Newman / Port Headland yard

Eastern Ridge (Formally ore body 23/25 - HWE) - BHP - Shutdown

Area C - BHP - Shutdown

Jimblebar - RGP6 - BHP

Marandoo - Rio Tinto 

Christmas Creek - FMG

Jul 2010 - Apr 2011

Crane Operator

Killarnee Civil & Concrete

Site: Gindalbe Iron Ore Project - Karara

Position: Crane operator

Main Duties:  

Operate Tadano GR550EX Rough Terrain Crane

Operate Franna Cranes (AT20) 

Operate Manitou Telescopic Forklift as required

Ensure that all site safety procedures were followed, including 

* Liaise with Killarnee supervisors and HSE to get permits and JSA's signed off

* Maintain correct records for Plant Inspection checklists, JSA's and Take5'

Other Duties: 


General Labouring


Tadano GR550EX - 55ton crane

Tadano 50t Truck Mount

Franna AT20

Manitou Telescopic Forklift

Scaffolding Intermediate 


Nov 2008 - Jul 2010

Residential House Construction

Self Employed

Planing - Apply for loans, Insurances, meet council requirements with all specific regulations and bylaws

Financing - Organize loans to purchase land and construct building

Design - Design the house that was to be built

Pre-slab earthworks

- Use backhoe to remove 400 cubic meters of dirt from site

- Organise trades people for plumbing works

Slab - Form up, pour, screed, and finish slab for house, garage and all footpaths 

Frame - Construct framework for the house

Plastering - Hang and stop out plaster

Painting - All Painting, inside and out

Fitout - Install all bathrooms, kitchen and cupboards

Oct 2007 - Nov 2008

Steel Fixer (Leading Hand)

Killarnee Civil & Concrete

Working on Woodside's Pluto projet in Karatha (North West WA)

Main Duties:  Lead a crew of steel fixers in the installation of all reinforcement on site.

This included reading plans, receiving deliveries, organising equipment, making sure that high standards of safety and quality of work were met at all times.

It was my responsibility to liaise with other workgroups to organise work-fronts, ensuring that safety procedures were followed and implemented before work commenced.

Also Liaise with Killarnee supervisors and HSE to get permits and JSA's signed off.

Maintain correct JSA's and Take5's for each task.

Other Duties: 

Operating Franna Cranes (AT15 - AT20)

Operating Manatou Telescopic Forklift


Jan 2005 - Oct 2007

Labourer/Steel Fixer/Dogman/ Truck Driver

Killarnee Civil & Concrete

Hired as a labourer at Woodside's Phase V project

Main duties included:

- Steel Fixing

     - Reading and understanding plans

     - Installation of reinforcement steel 

- Dogging of cranes ranging from 15t Franna Cranes up to 100t Crawler Cranes

- Operate truck to deliver materials around the site

- Operate Elevated Work Platforms (>15m) as required

- Work in confined spaces

- Operating Manitou Teliscopic Forklift where required



Slew Crane Operations <100 ton

Experience in: Grove GMK4080, GMK5100, GMK5130, Tadano GR550EX All Terrain slew crane, Tadano and Kato 50t truck mount cranes, Kobelco 7t Tom Thumb City Crane

Franna Operations

Experience in operating Franna Cranes including: AT15 - 15 ton Franna AT20 - 20 ton Franna MAC25 - 25 ton Franna


Experience in dogging Franna cranes through to 350 ton mobile cranes.

Forklift Operations

Operating Manitou telescopic fork lift  

Computer Skills

Macintosh / Windows   

Backhoe Opperation

Own a Massey Ferguson 750 backhoe


This is a skill I would like to advance at some time in the future.

Competency Certificates





HC - Heavy Combination

CAR / R (motorbike)

High Risk Licence

Worksafe - Victoria

C1 - Slewing Mobile Crane Up To 100t

RB - Basic Rigging 

WP - Boom Elevated Work Platform

LF - Forklift

SI - Intermediate Scaffolding

Certificate of Competency

Cove Training

Excavator, Backhoe, Front End Loader, Skid Steer