Excavator and Bobcat Operator – New Role QLD
Queensland Civil Solutions (QCS) is a privately owned and operated Civil Construction business based in Brisbane. QCS delivers projects Australia wide in some of the industry’s most remote and challenging environments. With over 25 years of industry experience pride on the high quality of services they deliver. There team consists of long term, highly experienced operators and construction experts.
They are efficiency driven through innovation and engagement. QCS works with every partner and stakeholder to exceed industry standards in project delivery. For the QCS team ‘efficiency’ drives quality standards, productivity and adaptability.
The successful candidate would be involved in civil construction projects as plant and machinery operator. You will work as part of a project team that keeps QCS unique and efficiency driven.
About the role
Your key responsibility is the safe operation of excavator and bobcat machinery, assist in labouring and perform rigging tasks. Applicants need to demonstrate a track record as an operator in a small, fast paced and flexible team.
Within your role you will (but not limited to);
- Safely operate an excavator
- Safely operate a bobcat
- Assist in on-site labouring
- Safely undertake rigging tasks
- Maintain accurate records for all equipment and machinery operated.
Light, medium and heavy vehicle licenses would be a bonus.
Work days are typically Monday to Saturday, and every other Sunday, approximately 10 hour days. The position is available immediately.
Benefits and perks
This a casual position within an expanding privately owned company. The successful candidate will be given the opportunity to learn and grow within the Company. For a high performer there is potential to diversify into crane operations, drill rig operations and site supervision.
Skills and experience
Applicants will need to show;
- Experience as a excavator and bobcat operator
- Experience in rigging tasks
- A willingness to ‘pitch in’ and assist with on-site labouring tasks.
- An ability to work independently and at times guide others
- Good communication skills
- An attention to detail
- A mature approach to the workplace, an ability to complete tasks and adapt to change within a fast paced environment
- A focus on Zero Harm
- A valid drivers license and relevant tickets
- Own vehicle
If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.
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Learn more about the Bowen Basin mining location.
The Bowen Basin contains the largest coal reserves in Australia. This major coal producing region contains one of the world’s largest deposits of bituminous coal.
The Basin contains much of the known Permian coal resources in Queensland including virtually all of the known mineable prime coking coal. It was named for the Bowen River, itself named after Queensland’s first Governor, Sir George Bowen.
The Bowen Basin covers an area of over 60,000 square kilometres in Central Queensland running from Collinsville to Theodore and is dotted with many coal mines operated by multiple mining companies.
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Resources and Infrastructure Industry (RII)
Commonly refered to as Black Coal Competency (BCC), the RII competency is one that can be attained by an operator who has previously worked in the industry and has completed a number of operating hours on various types of machinery.
RII competency is granted to prove correct and safe operation of mine site machinery. It is a very useful qualification to have, as it confirms the operator has the required experience and expertise.
You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.