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Kent Recruitment

Heavy Transport & Rigging Supervisor

Brisbane - Australia
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If you have world-class ambitions to reach the stars while keeping your feet on the ground, we’re the team for you. We've created a new breed of company – future-focused with reimagined ambition across all disciplines within the energy sector.

We love people who know their own potential and are not afraid to use it. We know that together, we’re far more than the sum of our parts. So, we celebrate people who want to grow and develop as we work together on some of the largest projects on the energy world stage.

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As Kent, we’re tackling the greatest challenge of our time - to bring our world the energy it needs in the most responsible way ever imagined.

It’s the energy of every member of our team driven by our beliefs that is making this happen. Whatever our skill, our language, or our culture. These beliefs define and direct us every day to be the very best - for ourselves, our clients, our key stakeholders, the communities we operate in and the planet:





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Our vision for Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging

We recognise that diversity & inclusion are catalysts for success. We’re heightening awareness on the benefits of people diversity, diversity of experiences and diversity of our perspectives. Creating a culture of inclusivity where all employees feel a sense of belonging. Our combined energy is fuelled by different nationalities, across 6 continents and 24 countries. Our commitment is to celebrate character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability.

The Opportunity

Kent is recruiting a Construction Heavy Transport and Rigging Supervisor. You will be responsible for developing and implementing Construction, developing project-specific procedures based on the Kent Integrated Management System of construction lifting and rigging activities for both Brown Fields and Green Fields work scope. You will be reporting to the Construction Superintendent

In this role, you will undertake the following duties.

· Receives direction from and communicates daily with the Superintendent.

· Responsible for field construction operations within assigned discipline or area.

· Coordinate with the Heavy Transport contractor on site for Module and Major Equipment installation.

· Coordinates established areas, Transport / lifting operational plans.

· Schedules work to be performed and reviews work accomplished by each craft.

· Ensures that KENT and local/national safety codes, requirements, and standards are being complied with within the assigned area of responsibility. Ensures the Zero Accident Philosophy is incorporated into every aspect of construction operations.

· Reviews Subcontractor Transport and Lifting plans in conjunction with the onsite Kent Lifting Technical Authority.

· Provides oversite in the field, authorizes Transport and lifting to proceed when all controls for Transport and lift study requirement have been met.

· Understands the operational requirements of Self-Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMT’s) and Heavy Transport Conventional trailers.

Safety, Health and Environment

· Driving a culture of "Safety & Respect" by:

· always taking personal accountability for own safety and being aware of the impact of actions on the safety of others

· complying with all Company HSEQ policies and procedures & influencing others accordingly

· demonstrating commitment to HSE through personal example and behaviours, visible and accountable leadership, and participation in monitoring of established working practices

· immediately reporting any injury, incident, near miss or unsafe behaviour encountered during work.


  • Attractive salary & benefits
  • Health & Wellbeing Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Inclusion & Belonging Program
  • Health insurance discount
  • Work for a brand that's been in the industry for over 100 years.
  • Great Culture | Safety Focused | Collaborative Team
  • Opportunity to work on some of the largest Projects on the energy world stage.

We foster an environment where you are challenged professionally and empowered to take the lead on your career development with the support and guidance of our leaders. We’re committed to making sure that every single person uses their time with us to gain valuable experience and skills for their future, so why not pursue your career with us today!

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