Quarry Operator

Quarry Operator

Holcim | port hedland, WA, AU

Posted 12 days ago

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About this role

Holcim has been servicing the infrastructure, construction and mining industries for more than 110 years and employs over 3,000 staff across 300 sites.

Part of the world's largest construction materials company Holcim is a leading supplier of concrete, aggregates and precast products.

The aggregates business operates over 70 quarry sites producing hard rock, sand and gravel materials essential for the construction industry.

About the role:

  • Permanent, full time position with the world's largest building materials company

  • A Competitive remuneration package including OT

  • Full training can be provided for front end loader, sales loader, dump truck, water cart and working in a quarry environment

  • FIFO 2:1 / 12 hours daily roster or Residential

  • A company culture focused on the recognition of effort and reward for achievement

  • We are looking for a Multi Skilled Operator for our Turner River Quarry site located in the Port Hedland area - a mechanically minded individual who has worked in a quarry or similar environment before. Responsibilities in the role will include quarry work with loaders, operating water cart & dump truck, conducting plant condition inspections, identifying problems and taking corrective action to ensure continuous operation. You will apply preventative maintenance practices where appropriate whilst monitoring and reporting on any maintenance issues. 

    About you:

    To succeed in this key role it is preferable to demonstrate experience in the following areas:

  • Experience with Front end loader operations preferable, will provide training

  • Dump truck operations experience preferable, will provide training

  • Water cart operations experience preferable, will provide training

  • Sales loader experience - experience with the load rite system on loader for correct weight on road trucks preferable, will provide training

  • Familiarity with quarry products and QA manufacturing / stockpiling process preferable, will provide training

  • Quarry plant maintenance experience preferable, will provide training

  • You must have strong attention to detail i.e. with product pile management

  • You must be flexible and willing to work across all facets of quarry activities

  • You must be prepared to work overtime

  • Why join Holcim?

    Our strength is our people - their expertise and skills, their ability to find innovative solutions and their commitment to high performance. We offer rewarding careers where you can excel as we invest in your growth, providing direction, leadership, and recognition. We value your contribution and nurture your personal and professional development. We offer:

  • Full training provided on equipment, systems and procedures

  • A close knit team on site backed by an inclusive culture company wide

  • The chance to contribute to building some of Australia's most iconic infrastructure