Watching for Jobs at the Sebastopol Solar Farm – NSW


In the ‘Watching for jobs …….’ series we are going to be running over Australian Mining and Construction projects all over the country.  In each post we will include an Overview of the project, a Location Profile, the Companies involved, the Occupations required, the skills / qualifications that will help you to get your foot in the door and the Enterprise Bargaining Agreements.  This will help you to stay in the loop and know how to skill up where needed.  The aim is to help you get yourself into the best position to land a start on the major sites and projects around Australia.

About the Sebastopol Solar Farm – NSW

Quick Facts:

  • Owner – FRV Services Australia (FRV)
  • Project scope approx $135 million
  • Project includes:
    • approx 224,000 photovoltaic solar modules
    • 20 containerised Power Conversion Units
    • substation with transformers, switchgear, controls and protection equipment
    • operations and maintenance buildings
    • road works
    • above and underground cabling
    • internal all-weather access tracks
    • meteorological stations
    • 132kV transmission line
  • Located in Sebastopol (north-west of Canberra) in NSW.
  • Construction is expected to start in the first quarter of 2021.
  • Expected to provide up to 150 jobs during the peak of construction.
  • Construction expected to take approximately 12 months.

Occupations Potentially Required for the Sebastopol Solar Farm – NSW

A construction job like this will usually require:

  • Mobile Plant Operators / Truck Drivers
  • Crane Operators
  • Electrical / Instrumentation Trades
  • Mechanical Trades
  • Metal Trades
  • Building Trades/Formworkers
  • Steelfixers/Concretors
  • Scaffolders
  • Riggers
  • Doggers
  • Labourer / Trades Assistant
  • Peggy’s /Cleaning Staff
  • Health & Safety
  • Supervisors

 

Qualifications that may help you get a foot in at the Sebastopol Solar Farm – NSW

Companies / Organisations Involved with the Sebastopol Solar Farm – NSW


Note:
 As we are made aware of further contracts being awarded we will update this article.

JOB WATCH @ Cribhut Premium

For the latest announcements, Major Project, Shut-down and Even-time roster jobs

Interstate Licence Recognition

A helpful tool to finding out whether your trade qualification needs mutual recognition when working interstate.
Check out the Cribhut Daily post – Thinking about Working Interstate – Licence Recognition

Sebastopol Solar Farm Enterprise Bargaining Agreements

An Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) is a collective industrial agreement between either an employer and a trade union acting on behalf of employees or an employer and employees acting for themselves.

We are yet to find any EBA’s for this project. As we find any EBA’s they will be added to this article.

Disclaimer: Cribhut provides this information with the best intentions, but purely as a guide.  Like most things in life, there are no guarantees.  Your lively hood is your own responsibility and even if following the above recommendations, it is still up to you to do your own research, to be patient, persistent and put in the hard work.

Photo Credit (daily sunny)

Cheers!

The team at Cribhut

Want to stay in the loop with what jobs are going around, receive 10% off training courses, better manage your tickets and resumes?

For all of the above it’s just $12 per month and you can pause, resume, cancel
or contact us at anytime.

JOIN CRIBHUT PREMIUM

or click here to have a look around first