Excavator Operator




I am seeking an experienced excavator operator for my Central Coast based earthmoving business.

I supply wet hire (with operators) excavators from 13.5T to 25T to a diverse customer base working on civil construction and building sites in the Central Coast, Lake Macquarie, Newcastle and Hunter Regions.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:


  • Nationally accredited Statement of Attainment to Conduct civil construction excavator operations
  • A minimum 3 years experience in subdivision works and be confident in detail, final trim, trenching, pipework, attachment use and bulk earthworks
  • Current OH&S general construction industry site safety induction card (White Card)
  • Current drivers licence
  • Be able to pass employment medicals
  • Be able to pass ongoing drug and alcohol screening
  • Basic oral, written communication and numeracy skills
  • Pride yourself in maintaining machinery
  • Excellent customer service and satisfaction skills
  • Pride in your work
  • Strong commitment to Company policy and procedures
  • Be trustworthy, honest and reliable
  • Be able to work overtime
  • Live in the Central Coast, Lake Macquarie, Newcastle or Hunter Regions.
  • Be able to hit the ground running as there is no time for training to get you up to speed

If you do not meet these requirements please do not apply.


  • Overhead Powerlines Awareness (5099) accreditation

Benefits for you to consider:

  • This is a long term, permanent/full time position
  • You will be paid applicable penalty rates e.g.) time x 1.5, time x 2 etc.
  • You will be paid entitlements-RDO/Flexi (rostered days off), annual leave, personal (sick) leave
  • You will be paid applicable allowances such as attachment, extra travel etc.
  • Your probationary period is up to 26 weeks
  • Your post probation pay rate progression is performance based
  • A Company vehicle and fuel card are supplied for work use only
  • You will be paid on time.
  • Your employer Super Guarantee contribution will be paid correctly
  • You will be working under a valid Workers Compensation Policy
  • You will be registered for and accrue long service leave.
  • Your annual income will vary between $80,000 to $110,000 including superannuation depending on overtime worked.

If you meet the criteria for this position, apply in person by calling me between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm Monday to Friday.

Your application will be confidential.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Greg Pryor

Managing Director

Pryor Plant Hire Pty Ltd


28/09/2020 $0 Gosford & Central Coast 1 Construction
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