Travel Lift Operator – Marine

Location: Sydney     Ref Classic 3616

Unique opportunity for an experienced Travel Lift Operator to take up a senior role with one of Sydney’s leading waterfront facilities for routine maintenance of a complete range of commercial and leisure boating craft. Training will be provided to advance your skills in all aspects of lifting operations and associated waterfront & yard activities.

Reporting to the Waterfront Team Manager, your key tasks will include:

  • Safe and efficient operation of travel lift and associated hardstand equipment.
  • Ensuring that lifting, standing and launching works are completed safely and in line with expected time constraints.
  • Instructing, training and motivation of dock hands involved in lifting operations.
  • Ensuring maintenance of lifting equipment to ensure optimum working condition.
  • Making sure that boats are clean prior to customer pickup.
  • Daily meetings with facility management to detail activities and following day schedules.

The ideal person we seek would have:

  • ASRG or equivalent Dock Master Qualifications..
  • Completed the MIA Straddle Carrier Operations & Maintenance course.
  • Marine industry experience, including Travel Lift operations.
  • Team Leader or Leading Hand experience.
  • Ability to manoeuvre vessels.
  • A fork lift license.
  • Current Boat and Car licenses.
  • Awareness of workplace safety, health, quality and environmental standards.

This is an excellent full time, permanent opportunity to work alongside dedicated professionals with a shared passion for boats and boating, in a dynamic business environment, here in Sydney. Your hourly rate is negotiable in line with experience, and overtime is available.

Please contact GRAHAM NIELSEN on +61 409 245 206, email your resume to or click the “Apply Now” button.


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Job reference Classic 3616

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