Excavator Operator

Excavator Operator

Job Title: Excavator Operator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Footscray, Victoria
Salary: AU$38 - AU$45 per hour + penalties + travel + super + meal
Reference: BBBH6575_1609892531
Contact Name: Phil Underdown
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 06, 2021 11:22

Job Description

  • Guaranteed continuous work through first quarter of 2021
  • 50 - 60 hours per week. Mon - Sat
  • Casual role which can turn to full time after probation

About the business

Working alongside one of Australia's biggest Tier 1 Civil Contractors, our client is assisting them in completing several major road upgrades and associated packages. These include industrial subdivisions, bridge construction and maintenance, bulk earthworks and drainage projects.

About the role

  • Bulk earthworks, rock breaking and loading trucks
  • Trenching for drainage, pipelaying and backfilling
  • Boxing out roads, building batters
  • Detailed excavations / Final trim

Skills and experience

  • Strong background in operating excavators
  • Australian Driver's license and own transport
  • White Card & relevant plant ticket
  • Experience on subdivision and road projects
  • GPS experience (Topcon/Trimble) - desirable
  • OHS focussed

Due to the duration of the project and the pipeline of work, our client is looking to put people on full time once the candidates have completed their probation period. Salary will be negotiable based on performance.

If you are interested in this role and have the relevant experience, please click "apply now" to forward a copy of your resume to Phil. Please note only successful candidates will be contacted due to the large amount of applicants.