Hamilton Island is seeking a 6 month fixed term contract Plant Operator/Agi Truck Driver for our Earthworks division. In this role, the successful person will be responsible for the care and operation of the concrete and aggregates, constructing and repairing roads and operating all plant equipment and machinery.
About the Role
- 6 month full time fixed term contract
- Commute from Shute Harbour or live on island
- Operate the Agi Truck, Loader and Tipper Trucksas required for the Batch Plant
- Repair and construct roads and sites whilst providing excavation services using appropriate plant and machinery
- Responsible for the safety, pre-start checks and cleaning of Agi truck and all associated equipment and machinery
- Road patching, traffic control, hand shoveling and manual labour
- Work closely with builders and surveyors
- Carry out emergency work as directed by management
- Record all usage of labour hours, materials and information required for work requisitions
- Assist other Tradesman as requested by the Earthworks Manager
- Class HR Drivers Licence and ability to obtain QLD Class HR Drivers Licence within 1 month of employment (Essential)
- White Card or General Construction (Essential)
- Excavator, Roller, Bobcat Tickets/Licences/Competencies (Essential)
- Traffic Management - Level 1 (Stop-Go) (Essential)
- Minimum 2 years work experience Truck driving with minimum 1 year as an Agi driver (Essential)
- Mobile Crane, Grader, Backhoe, Batch Plant, Spill Kit Management Certificates/Tickets/Licences (Desirable)
Culture and Benefits
- Largest inhabited island in the Whitsundays located on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef
- Award-winning international holiday destination
- Explore a range of work opportunities through our multi-hire program - pick up extra shifts in other outlets/departments
- Opportunity to progress quickly in your professional career. Work your way up the ladder on Hamilton Island!
- Gain a qualification whilst working through the Robert Oatley College on island.
- Subsidised staff accommodation paid out of pre-tax earnings
- Employee discounts on a wide array of restaurants, transport and island activities!
- Close-knit social environment and work culture
- Walk to work - forget city traffic and stress! Enjoy the outdoors and idyllic environment.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to live in paradise and develop your career.