Quarry Operators | Biloela QLD

Job Description

Operate and Assist
Hanson is one of Australia's leading suppliers of heavy building materials to the construction industry. We produce aggregates, including crushed rock, sand, gravel and road base from a number of locations across Australia. We are currently seeking self-motivated and enthusiastic Quarry Operators to join the team at our Yalkara Quarry, which is located in Biloela, just 2 hours south of Rockhampton. Whilst experience in quarrying and the operation of heavy machinery is preferred, training will be provided to successful candidates. These are full time positions with overtime and weekend work according to business needs.

In your new role with us, you will:

  • Carry out day to day operation and maintenance of various vehicles, plant, and equipment
  • Operate a front end loader, excavator and haul truck
  • Operating fixed crushing plants
  • Perform general labour activities
  • General fixed plant maintenance

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

  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills
  • Total commitment to risk management and OH&S
  • A positive work ethic and ability to work within Hanson values and philosophies
  • The ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team
  • The ability to follow direction and prioritise allocated tasks
  • Earthmoving or mining equipment licences relevant to the role would be beneficial (but not essential)

What we offer:

  • You will be rewarded with a competitive and attractive hourly and penalty rates
  • Be part of highly recognised global brand name and growing organisation
  • Company provided uniform and PPE
  • Ongoing career and development opportunities

If you are an enthusiastic person who enjoys hands on work and believes they fit the roles criteria, then this may be the opportunity for you.