Wireline Operators


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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Location: South Australia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 84
  • Education level: Secondary School
  • Closing date: Thursday, 21 October 2021

About this role

About this role

On behalf of our client, a Global High Profile Service Provider to the Oil & Gas industry, Brunel are looking for anyone with a trades background who is interested in getting into the Oil & Gas Industry. ENTRY LEVEL POSITION, NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED! Will be trained on the job.

The role is as a Wireline Operator for a FIFO opportunity to Moomba, SA. A background in mechanical (Heavy or Light) roles would be highly regarded.

  • Perform servicing on logging unit
  • Selects, loads and unloads required tools and corresponding surface instrumentation for the job
  • Services, maintains and assists in marking cables
  • Operating the winch from the truck to lower and raise the instruments or tools
  • Lowering, operating and raiding instruments, tools and equipment, such as electrical logging equipment, perforating guns, downhole plugs and fishing tolls used to retrieve broken or lost wire and equipment
  • Maintaining records of drilling and servicing operations
  • Performing wireline cable tests and re-heads and undertaking preventative maintenance
  • Driving wireline trucks to and from sites



  • Possess full Australian working rights
  • National Police Clearance
  • High School education or equivalent
  • Mechanic background (Heavy or Light)
  • Have a valid open class unrestricted HR/HC/MC driver’s licence or willing to obtain
  • Candidates who reside in South Australia preferred



  • 3:3 family friendly roster
  • 12 hours per day
  • Perfect for candidates residing near Adelaide to FIFO to Moomba
  • Contract opportunity with possible future prospects

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 44 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Grace Cheng via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Grace Cheng
Brunel Energy Australia Perth
+61 8 9429 5659

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