Slings cranes and winches, and directs the movement of loads ensuring loads do not exceed lifting capacities.
Specialisations: Dogman/woman, Slinger
Driller's Assistant (also called Driller's Offsider or Roustabout (Oil and Gas))
Performs routine tasks in setting up, operating and dismantling drilling sites for extracting oil, gas, mineral ore or water.
Specialisations: Derrick Hand, Roughneck, Well Treatment Offsider
Applies insulating materials, such as felt, fibreglass, polyurethane and cork, to pipes, steam generators, process vats and ducting, and secures insulation with wire, wire netting, staples, metal strapping and using welding torches.
Mining Support Worker (also called Mineral Ore Processing Labourer)
Performs routine tasks in mining and mineral ore treating operations such as assembling, operating and dismantling mining equipment, taking ore, rock and dust samples, and mixing ore treating chemicals and catalysts.
Specialisations: Pit Crew Support Worker
Performs routine tasks to assist Surveyors and Geologists by transporting, assembling, maintaining and laying out prospecting and surveying equipment, and collecting and labelling samples.
Specialisations: Geological Survey Field Assistant, Seismic Survey Assistant