JAMIE ZEIGLER

POSITION:
DIRECTOR/OPERATIONS MANAGER

QUALIFICATIONS:
ADAS PART 2 DIVER, ADAS DIVING SUPERVISOR, ADAS ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF HYPERBARIC OPERATIONS (Projects).

LICENCES & CERTIFICATIONS:
LEVEL 2 FIRST AID, O2 PROVIDER, CONFINED SPACE TICKET, WORKING SAFELY AT HEIGHTS TICKET, EANx GAS BELNDER, MARINE RADIO OPERATORS, WHITE CARD, KIRBY MORGAN USER OPERATOR.

INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE:
15 YEARS.

Jamie has a background in engineering technology and has spent the last 15 years working in the construction diving industry. Jamie focusses on project management and supervision of field crews. Jamie is a commercial Diving Supervisor in accordance with AS/NZS2299.1:2007 and has supervised in excess of 6,500 dives. He has over 10,000 hours of commercially logged dive time, most of which has been undertaken in Victorian Waters.

Jamie has a background in Engineering Technology. He is a qualified NDT specialist and provides technical support & supervision for every project.

Jamies work has seen him play a key role managing, supervising and diving in many of the major marine projects which have taken place throughout Victoria. These have included the PoM Channel Deepening Project, Victorian Desalination Project, survey and rehabilitation works at Appleton Dock, Gellibrand Pier and Webb Dock. As well as many projects throughout the water industry including the management of high risk Melbourne Water projects and high risk contamination works.

Jamie has spent time training divers, both recreationally and commercially. Jamie has a series of qualifications that compliment his hands-on approach to works including dogman certification, forklift, C6 crane driver and heavy rigid truck licence.

TEAM PROFILES

KATE PRITCHARD

Managing Director

Kate holds a Bachelor of Science and has held senior positions in the industry. She was appointed as a Marine Ecologist at a consultancy firm for over 5 years and is now managing and performing a range of key tasks at Southern Divers..

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BOB BROWN

Project Manager

Bob hold a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Plant Science (Biotechnology) with over 40 years of experience in the Commercial Diving Industry with tremendous expertise in supervising deep diving in difficult conditions..

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RICHARD ZAVALAS

Principal Marine Scientist

Richard holds a Bachelor (Honours) Degree in Marine Environmental Science and is currently a candidate for PHD. He has over 8 years of experience in Commercial Diving with focus on Underwater Survey & Scientific Diving..

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