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Asphalt Plant Operator

Job ID: 557428
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Bayswater
Categories: Construction

Who we are

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.

Position summary

Downer's Infrastructure Services business is one of the largest non-government owned infrastructure services businesses in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 40,000 km of roads Australia wide.

We have an opportunity for an Asphalt Plant Operator to make a valuable contribution to our Asphalt Production Team in Bayswater.  Ideally you will have experience within a similar role or exposure to a high paced manufacturing environment. However, we will also consider candidates at the beginning of their career who are keen to learn and develop a long-term career within our industry leading business.  

About you:

Ideally you will have experience in the operation of continuous mix (drum) or asphalt batching plants and hold current licenses for a Front-End Loader and Forklift but this is not essential.

We are also looking for;

  • Plant operator experience in a similar production or manufacturing environment -  time spent in asphalt production, concrete, quarrying, crushing or recycling is desirable
  • Previous experience maintaining plant machinery with a strong mechanical aptitude will be highly regarded
  • Strong safety focus with demonstrated evidence of actively promoting and sustaining a Zero harm environment
  • Have a willingness to work shift work and ability to work outside normal business hours in particular night-shift and weekends.
  • Have the flexibility to work around other Production facilities within the Melbourne metro area when required
  • Exposure to quality control/previous experience in laboratory testing of asphalt, raw materials/ aggregates is an advantage
  • Be outcome focused and have a strong work ethic
  • Proficient communication and team work skills

In return we offer:

  • Highly supportive, team orientated organisation
  • A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company

For more information please contact: Yvette Michael Talent & Sourcing Business Partner, Infrastructure Services, mobile number 0438 213 759


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