Plant Operator – Earthmoving Equipment
Plant Operator Earthmoving Equipment Burnie TAS
- Casual position, Burnie TAS
- Every second weekend/public holidays & annual leave coverage
- Australia’s largest waste management company
Cleanaway is the largest, publicly listed waste management company in Australia. They work with a diverse range of customers from small businesses through to government agencies and large multi-national clients. They believe that all waste is a resource and aim to incorporate recovery, recycling and reuse throughout operations and those of there clients.
Cleanaway employs over 4,000 people from a wide range of cultures, educational and career backgrounds, and ages. They actively promote equal opportunity and employ, train, develop and promote employees based on merit, according to their interests, skills and ability. They are committed to building a safe working environment and ensuring the well being of all employees.
Your new role
You will be responsible for the efficient operation of plant and equipment associated with the management of waste products and landfill operations.
This will include:
- Process solid and/or liquid waste through transfer station site safely
- Sample and conduct analysis on waste products
- Perform loading and unloading duties of waste by forklift or other plant equipment
- Ensure all tools and equipment are safe to use and stored correctly
- Undertake general daily maintenance
- Diagnose and rectify faults in plant and/or equipment
Your skills and experience
The ideal candidate will have:
- HR license and associated tickets for mobile plant, loader/excavator an advantage.
- Moderate experience operating earth moving equipment
- Strong customer service ethic
- Pride in maintenance and presentation of equipment along with a strong commitment to safety
- Ability to meet delivery outcome, supported by accurate record keeping skills
- Experience in waste industry would be an advantage, as would a First Aid Certificate
Plant Operator Earthmoving Equipment Burnie TAS
In return you will be challenged by a growth focused and results oriented culture, supported by strong leadership. Their compelling vision for a sustainable future will ensure you remain engaged and focused on continuous improvement. Your remuneration will reflect your capability and your drive, energy and passion for your profession will be valued, rewarded and recognized.
How you apply
Cleanaway encourages and values diversity and inclusion. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Apply for Plant Operator Earthmoving Equipment Burnie TAS
Applicants for this role will be required to meet Cleanaway’s employment criteria which will include providing evidence of your right to work in Australia. Where relevant to the role, this may also include a satisfactory medical assessment with drug and alcohol testing, psychometric testing and the provision of a satisfactory Driving History from the relevant State Authority.
If this sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for, please forward your resume and cover letter by clicking Apply.
Applications close: 05 Dec 2017 Tasmania Daylight Time
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.