Mobile Plant Operators

Date: 11-Oct-2018

Location: Regional WA, WA, AU

Company: Civmec

About the Company

ACJV, a joint venture between Amec Foster Wheeler and Civmec Construction and Engineering Pty Ltd, has been appointed the EPC Contractor for the Gruyere Project. 


Civmec is an integrated multi-disciplined construction and engineering services provider to the oil and gas, metals and minerals, infrastructure and marine and defence markets.

We value the contribution of our employees, working hand-in-hand with the organisation to sustain growth and deliver mutually beneficial outcomes to all stakeholders today, and into the future.

As a leading end-to-end solutions provider, we are committed to providing our clients with the highest levels of service. Those individuals who are interested in working for Civmec will possess a commitment to promoting a safe work environment, taking ownership of their work, having proven organisational and time management skills combined with the ability to work autonomously within a high pressure environment.

The Opportunity


Civmec is currently undertaking applications from highly capable and experienced Excavator and Grader Operators to join our ACJV team for the Gruyere Project based in Yamarna. This role will be a FIFO-based position on a 4:1 week basis.


Experience in final trim works is essential.


The ACJV scope of works will include onsite Civil, SMP and E&I works. The project is located within the Yamarna greenstone belt and is approximately 200KM east of Laverton.

Duties and Responsibilities

  •  Preparing and positioning plant for operation
  • Selecting, fitting and removing attachments such as buckets, winches, loading scoops, shovel blades and rock breaking hammers
  • Operating controls to excavate, break, drill, level, compact, gouge out, move, load and spread earth, rock, rubble, soil and other materials
  • Monitoring operation of plant and adjusting controls to regulate pressure, speed and flow of operation, and ensuring safety of other workers
  • Raising, lowering and manipulating attachments using manual and hydraulic controls
  •  Working from drawings, markers and verbal instructions
  • Servicing, lubricating, cleaning and refueling plant and performing minor adjustments and repairs
  • Other general duties as required e.g. yard & work-site cleaning, storage-area maintenance, spotting duties

About You

  • You will be based in Perth, Western Australia or be prepared to make your way to Perth as the point of hire
  • Minimum two (1) years worth of continuous Civil Construction experience and working in the construction field
  • Experience working in the FIFO environment in remote locations
  • Excavator Operator ticket (Mandatory)
  • Grader Operator ticket (Mandatory)
  • Multiple Plant Operator tickets are desirable
  • Valid White Card/Blue Card essential

Civmec + You

  • Flights provided from Perth to the project site
  • Large resource sector experience on key infrastructure project
  • Expanding portfolio of diverse work across multiple sectors
  • Experienced and supportive senior management team
  • A workplace that has a ‘Never Assume’ culture
  • Strong prospects for likely, future ongoing work

How to Apply

If you feel this role is for you, please click the “Apply” link to start your application. We look forward to hearing from you and starting the pathway to your career with Civmec.

Civmec is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
We respectfully request no agency submissions

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