Quarry Operator | Yalkara Quarry Biloela

Job Description

Operate and Maintain

We have an opportunity for a Quarry Operator to join our team at our Yalkara Quarry in Biloela. This role will be reporting to the Quarry Manager and is a Permanent Full-time role, working Monday to Friday with overtime available on Saturdays.

We are seeking applicants who have a passion for safety and value strong work ethic, as well as be willing and able to work a varied role in Crushing Plant Operations and General Maintenance duties.

In your new role with us, you will:

  • Operating Mobile Equipment including Dump Trucks (rigid), Front End Loaders (Sales Loader experience using load right is preferred) and Excavators
  • Operating the crushing and screening plant
  • General fixed plant maintenance and inspections
  • During busy periods we expect all employees to pitch in and perform any/all quarry tasks where needed

This role is a great fit for you if you have:

  • Total commitment to Zero Harm and Safety Leadership
  • Strict adherence to fixed and mobile plant pre-start & maintenance procedures
  • Ability to work in a small team and unsupervised
  • Professional work ethic with a "can do" attitude
  • Prepared to put in the extra effort and be a team player
  • Although not essential, crushing and screening experience will be highly favored
  • MC license is highly desirable coupled with some experience driving aggregate tippers

What we offer:

  • You will be rewarded with a competitive and attractive hourly and penalty rates
  • PPE and Uniform
  • Be part of highly recognised global brand name and growing organisation
  • Ongoing career and development opportunities
  • All successful applicants will be required to complete a pre-employment medical including a drug and alcohol screening. Random drug and alcohol tests are conducted on all Hanson premises.

Our People

Our culture is driven by our values of High Performance, Respect and Integrity, A Sense of Ownership, Accountability and Collaboration. These values are the backbone to our success and help create an inclusive and supportive workplace.

We value diversity and recognise the importance of our teams reflecting the communities we are part of and support. We are seeking to improve and embrace diversity in our workforce which will lead to improved safety, performance, and operational outcomes.

If you are an experienced operator or trades person and enjoy hands on work that doesn't require you to work away from home, then this may be the opportunity for you!

We are seeking to fill this role immediately, if you are interested in this role please APPLY NOW!