Civil Workers in Toowoomba

Toowoomba, Queensland
Job category
Construction, Trades & Mining
Job type
AU$ 32.00 - AU$ 34.00 per hour
Reference number
Benjamin Coles, Skout Solutions
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Job description

About the Company:
Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a complex and safety-focused business offering the technology, training and opportunities you need to forge a satisfying career.

About the Contract:
The Toowoomba Second Range Crossing is the one of the largest road infrastructure projects in Queensland's history. The $1.6 billion project is a 41km road bypass route to the north of Toowoomba. When finished, it will connect the Warrego Highway at Helidon Spa in the east to the Gore Highway at Athol in the west via Charlton. The construction phase of the project has been completed in December 2018 and Broadspectrum have taken over as the Operations and Maintenance provider.

About the Role:
Broadspectrum's Civil Team are currently recruiting 2 specialised Civil labourers who must have roads maintenance experience. These role's will ensure the Toowoomba Second range Crossing highway is kept safe and drivable for the travelling public at all times, offering an exciting opportunity to set the standard in a new ongoing maintenance project.
Based in Toowoomba, the position will full time (38hr working week) with a 6 month temporary probation period. This contract is for 20 years so there is the opportunity for solid ongoing work for years to come. The successful candidates will need to reside locally or be prepared to relocate at their own expense and be available at times on an oncall basis and nights if rostered.

Primary Responsbilities:

It is ideal that successful candidates will have civil experience across most of these duties, however training will be offered to the right candidates who do not have experience in performing all of these duties.

  • Dumping, spreading, and tamping asphalt, using pneumatic tampers, to repair joints and patch broken pavement.
  • Drive trucks and utes to transport crews and equipment to work sites.
  • Drive machinery or tractors with adjustable attachments to sweep debris from paved surfaces, mow grass and weeds.
  • Remove litter and debris from roadways, including debris from rock and mud slides.
  • Perform roadside landscaping work, such as clearing weeds and brush, and planting and trimming trees.
  • Apply poisons along roadsides and in animal burrows to eliminate unwanted roadside vegetation and rodents.
  • Set out signs and cones around work areas to divert traffic
  • Maintain and service small tools and vehicles
  • Accident, roadside debris and breakdown cleanup

What's required:

  • Atleast 2-3 years experience in Civil maintenance of roads is a must.
  • C Class/MR/HR and machinary licenses are strongly desirable.
  • TMA driving experience (Strongly preferred but not essential)
  • Asphalt repair experience (Strongly preferred but not essential)
  • Must be multiskilled and work on a variety of different tasks assigned
  • Familiar with mowing, weed control and slashing operations
  • Previous experience working around plant and machinery
  • Chainsaw operation
  • Operation of hand and power tools

In return, this opportunity will provide you with an excellent chance to make your mark in an exciting, varied civil role, on one of Queensland's largest civil contracts. Broadspectrum also offer a competitive salary package, great culture and ongoing training in a professional, positive working environment. If you meet the above criteria, are locally based (or willing to relocate for the opportunity) please apply now.

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