VIDEO: Graphic on screen: McCullochs Interview, Talking about the Victorian Training Guarantee, 13/07/2011
VIDEO: Gloved hands holding grinder as sparks fly. Close up of face of young male worker wearing safety glasses. Hot metal drips as another young male worker wearing a safety helmet bores a hole in a large metal joint.
VIDEO: Ken McCulloch in high-visibility jacket standing in front of large crane.
AUDIO: We believe that our staff is our best asset and by training our staff it’s a win-win for both our staff and our company…
VIDEO: Close up of flames from a blow torch. Close up of older male worker wearing safety glasses holding blow torch.
AUDIO: …and that training should be a lifelong process.
VIDEO: Male worker wearing safety goggles bending down to work on metal sheet, sparks in background. Close up of hands turning machinery wheel in factory.
AUDIO: The Victorian Training Guarantee has allowed us to upskill our workforce…
VIDEO: Worker cutting through metal with a blow torch. Flames from a blow torch. Worker holding blow torch.
AUDIO: …to meet industry expectations of the equipment that we supply and has allowed us to double our workforce in the last five years.
AUDIO: We moved from agriculture to mining…
AUDIO: …because the agricultural sector was fairly depressed with the drought, and by changing to the mining equipment that we are now producing it’s been a whole change of focus for McCullochs.
VIDEO: Worker adjusting controls on machinery. Two workers preparing large metal joint for welding.
AUDIO: There’s a whole lot of skills and skills sets that needed to be changed to produce the equipment that met the expectations of the drilling industry.
AUDIO: Training’s been critical because…
VIDEO: Worker cutting through sheet metal using a blow torch. Sparks flying.
AUDIO: …it has allowed our staff to keep up with the changing conditions …
AUDIO: …both in our business and within our industry.
VIDEO: (fade to black)
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