Plant operator

Job title : Plant operator
Location : Gold Coast, Gold Coast, Queensland
Job type : Contract
Salary : Super annuation
Reference : 16214

Who Will I Be Working for?
About Fuse
Fuse provides permanent and temporary recruitment services within the Infrastructure, Utilities, Manufacturing, Insurance & Wealth Management sectors. We pride ourselves on finding suitable roles that meet the aspirations of candidates, in addition to delivering the perfect candidate to our clients.
About our Client
Our client is a growing organisation that specialises in the maintenance, renewals and projects surrounding the water/waste water infrastructure of South East Queensland. With a range of projects already underway with more upcoming the requirement exists for experienced Excavator Operators who are proficient in the use of excavators from 1.7t through to 30t
What's the perks?

  • Long-term employment stability on offer
  • Stop Start at the Main Office with most work being done locally
  • Great remuneration package


What's the role?
As an experienced Operator at my Client, you'll be responsible for;

  • Completing deep excavations up to 6m
  • Excavating within proximity to live Assets (gas, water, electrical, communications, sewer, etc.)
  • Placing and removing shoring boxes, road plates, barriers, etc.
  • Back fill and compaction
  • Site restoration preparation
  • Maintaining plant including performing daily pre-start checks and clean downs
  • Performing civil labouring duties - Our client supports teamwork making the dream work
  • Importing and exporting site materials
  • Complying with all HSEQ internal requirements and legislation


What Do I Need to Be Successful?

  • Current and valid operator ticket - Excavator
  • Preferred operator tickets - Skid Steer and Loader
  • HR licence - Mandatory for application to be accepted
  • Ability to drive crash-box (preferable)
  • General Construction Induction Ticket (White Card)
  • Experienced in civil infrastructure preferably working on tier 1 or 2 projects
  • Significant experience with deep excavations and forming bench and batter cut outs
  • Significant experience working in brown field conditions operating in areas with high volumes of existing underground services.
  • Experience operating excavators in crane mode to perform lift and shift duties
  • General understanding of plant mechanics and components.
  • Be able to pass a drug and alcohol


How to Apply?
If you are interested in this role, please apply asap as our client is looking to appoint immediately. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence, Fuse never presents candidates to clients without consulting them first. For any further questions please call Ash on 07 3343 6777
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