Road Train Operator

An exciting opportunity to join growing company, Full time employment with full leave entitlements, Competitive Hourly Rate.

This is an exciting time to join NRW Holdings Ltd. We are now seeking an experienced Road Train / Low Loader Operator at our West Australian branch. This position will be required to work out of our Hazelmere Branch to and from all our project sites across Western Australia.

The standard roster will be 12 days on / 4 days off however this is subject to flexibility. You will be required to drive our freight truck from Perth to all of our sites as far north as the Pilbara on a regular basis.  

Key responsibilities include:

  • Load and unload general freight unassisted
  • Comply with national load restraint requirements
  • Operate and maintain Drake Low Loader
  • Load and unload heavy plant and equipment
  • Comply with main roads fatigue and maintenance requirements
  • Maintain a Kenworth Prime Mover and various general freight trailers and dollies to a high standard whilst away
  • Availability to drive on long haul WA routes up to 12 days continuous

To be considered for this vacancy it is essential to have:

  • Current Australian MC Drivers Licence
  • High-Risk Forklift Ticket
  • General freight up to triple road train experience
  • Drake 50TN low loader experience
  • Proven ability to load and unload many types of heavy mining equipment
  • Relevant experience in a similar position delivering to mine sites

About us:

NRW Holdings is proud to be one of the leading civil, mining, urban and drill & blast contractors in the Australian resources and infrastructure sectors. Our ongoing success is a direct consequence of the commitment we make to our clients, people and the communities in which we operate.

NRW’s capability includes projects for key clients across the bulk commodities, lithium, gold, public infrastructure and urban development sectors. Across the country, NRW are providing value-adding services to many of Australia’s – and the worlds – largest companies.

About the opportunity:

  • Hourly rate, 12/4 Roster, Permanent position.
  • Excellent rates, conditions and benefits
  • Full time employment with full leave entitlements
  • Long term employment prospects
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Career progression for motivated and innovative individuals
  • Salary Sacrifice options available

NRW is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we strongly support diversity in our workforce. Applicants from a wide sector of the community including women and indigenous cultures are encouraged to apply.

10/03/2020 $0 Perth 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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