Excavator Operator Major Civil projects Western Sydney NSW

Looking for experienced Excavator Operator Major Civil projects Western Sydney NSW

Excavator Operator Western Sydney

Excavator Operator Major Civil projects Western Sydney NSW

The client has a range of major civil projects throughout Sydney and is looking for experienced Excavator Operators to start immediately This Tier 3 client never take on projects under $10 million, so their sites are always on a large scale and the work is always ongoing.

This role will see you operating a variety of excavators; digging trenches, earthworks, detailing and trimming. Reporting directly to an experienced supervisor, you will also have the advantage of working alongside an experienced civil crew ready to give support.

To be considered for this role you will need the following

  • Excavator Operator experience within civil construction companies, including start-up checking
  • Excavator ticket
  • Operation with a variety of attachments
  • Experience on Backhoe, Front Loader, Grader, Dump Truck would be desirable
  • Full PPE gear including steel toe capped boots, high visibility jacket and hard hat
  • Experience working on detailed excavation, digging trenches for pipework desired
  • Punctual, solid on-site OH&S and own transportation

Excavator Operator Major Civil projects Western Sydney NSW


What’s in it for you?

  • $35 – $40 p/hr
  • Min 8 hour days + plenty of over-time
  • Full-time employment offer
  • An immediate start is available for the successful applicant

Design & Construct guarantees to keep your inquiry confidential and will always gain your permission first before submitting your details to any of there clients.


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Excavator Operator Major Civil projects Western Sydney NSW

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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.

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

Caterpillar Haul truck 793

The 793F has a load cpacityof 226.8 ton (US) and a top speed of 60 kilometres an hour. It's a turbocharged air-to-air aftercooled diesel engine that has enhanced power management capability for maximum hauling performance. The C175-16 is a 16-cylinder, four-stroke design that uses long, effective power strokes for optimum efficiency.

The 793F, is an autonomous-driven truck. Over 100 793F trucks are now operating via Command for hauling, the Cat autonomous truck operations system, which is a part of Cat MineStar™

Read more about the CAT 793 automomous mining dump truck on our website.

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.

Find out more about RII Competencies here

You can transfer your nationally recognised civil Excavator, Front End Loader or Dozer tickets only to RII Black Coal Competencies.

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