Current Positions


Ocean and Earth Training Specialists services the mining, building, civil, construction and maritime industries with accessible and relevant training solutions. We have extensive experience providing tailored services for Commonwealth, State and Local Governments, Indigenous organisations and communities. Our regionally based operations allow us to provide Western Australian job seekers and workers with the skills necessary to enhance workforce participation. Because our qualified trainers and equipment are fully mobile, we can deliver onsite training and tailor our services to the needs of organisations across the Western Australia. We are a highly effective and successful organisation, and more than 70% of our business comes from long standing clients.

Ocean and Earth Training Specialists is seeking exceptional Trainers/Assessors to join our team. You will have the opportunity to experience the splendour of regional Western Australia. You will have the ability to execute training and assessment principles and practice, supported by our highly regarded organisation values. You are a leader in your field, you are wise and have life experience and understand that passion commitment and integrity are as essential as all course material and structures.   

The Trainer/Assessor positions that are available are below; 

  • Trainer/Assessor to deliver Certificate III Civil Construction Plant Operations
    • Based in various locations throughout Western Australia
    • 13 week full-time fixed term contract.
    • Current technical knowledge and competencies in the industrial vocation or professional field relevant to this position.
    • Ability to work with clients from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
  • Truck Driver Trainer/Assessor
    • Based in Geraldton.
    • Casual position.
    • This position will require regular travel throughout Western Australia.
    • Minimum HR Licence.
    • Must hold Certificate IV in Heavy Vehicle Driving Instruction.
    • Hold a full, unrestricted Multi Combination Licence for more than 5 years.
  • Work Safe Trainer
    • Based in Geraldton.
    • Casual position.
    • Experienced in accessing EWP, Forklift, Dogging, Rigging, Scaffolding, and C6 Crane
  • Trainer
    • Based in Geraldton
    • Equipment training, confined space, working at heights
    • Would be desirable to hold Cert III in Civil Construction Plant Operations or part of.

Essential Criteria for all positions:

  • Certificate IV in TAE (Training and Assessment).
  • Minimum Certificate III in relevant expertise area
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills.
  • Current industry knowledge and demonstrated relevant workplace practice.
  • A strong work ethic.
  • Demonstrated cultural competency, particularly in working with Indigenous people.
  • Exceptional References

Remuneration packaging will be dependent on skills and qualifications

Commencement for these positions is mid-February to March 2018

To be considered for this role applications must be submitted directly to or through the Seek portal by the closing date and must include:

  • A covering letter
  • A current resume, including the names and contact numbers of two referees

Applications will close on 7th of February 2018.

For further information or to obtain a copy of the position description, call our Geraldton office and ask to speak to Julia Gourley on (08) 9923 3306