We need enthusiastic, hands-on and environmentally aware people to help run our biochar unit as we build a new, sustainable industry dedicated to mitigating climate change.
About Earth Systems
Earth Systems is a Melbourne-based company with 25 years of experience in environmental engineering and clean-tech innovation. Earth Systems has recently been involved in commercial biochar production with our own pyrolysis technology.
As a member of the Carbon and Energy Team at Earth Systems, you will be involved in the daily operation, maintenance, wood loading and site coordination of the CharMaker biochar machine.
- Operate the CharMaker pyrolysis unit including wood loading (with wheel loader) of parks and gardens greenwaste
- Maintain equipment onsite for functional and safe operation
- Assist in setting and achieving production targets
- Liaise with client and other contractors as required
- Carry out quality control & process improvements where possible – ideas welcome!
- Provide feedback on plant, systems and logistics
- Report on processing. Complete basic site paper work/permits as required
- Potential involvement in national or overseas projects as needed for CharMaker production site installations
- Sales & Product Delivery assistance
What you bring
The ideal candidate will be:
- Physically fit and hands on
- A natural problem solver with a drive to learn and know more
- Able to work alone or independently
- Willing to demonstrate experience in hands-on physical or technical work
- Conscious of safety, quality and neat site operations
- Able to complete basic reports and paperwork
- Have their own licence and vehicle to go to and from work
- May have a background in trades and/or engineering and can demonstrate practical hands-on/engineering skills
- Welding/fitter type skills/trades will be well regarded but are not essential
- Mobile plant and/or construction tickets will be well regarded but are not essential
- Truck licences (MR or higher) would be well regarded but are not essential.
What we offer
- Permanent full-time, part-time or casual positions are available.
- $23.75 - $36.55 per hour dependent on skills and experience.
- Support to achieve licences or tickets for operation of plant equipment including front-end loader and welding equipment.
- Professional development opportunities including potential for travel.
- To apply for this position or for further information please contact [email protected], or phone +61 3 98107500.
- 31st January 2020