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Location
Tauranga
Salary
$28-$35 per hour
Job Type
Full Time
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262444
Posted
23 days ago

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Earthmoving Plant Operator (WTR)

Job details.

Location
Tauranga
Salary
$28-$35 per hour
Job Type
Full Time
Ref
262444
Posted
23 days ago
Earthmoving Plant Operator (WTR) – Opportunities in Bay of Plenty
 
Are you an experienced Earthmoving Plant Operator with a full New Zealand drivers licence class 1 and WTR licence looking for a new challenge? Do you want a change of scenery?  
 
APPLY NOW
 
Tradestaff have Earthmoving Plant Operator jobs available across Bay of Plenty
 
We are looking for Earthmoving Plant Operators with background knowledge and experience (but are not limited to) with the following:
  • 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 refuelling plant and performing minor adjustments and repairs
Ideally, you will be or have:
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience
  • Trade qualifications preferred however scope and length of operating experience may substitute for the formal qualification
  • Full New Zealand drivers licence class 1 and WTR or a combination
  • Own reliable transport
  • At least 2 work references
  • 100% commitment to Health & Safety
  • Able to pass a pre-employment drug test
 
In return we offer competitive rates of pay, varied and challenging work, regular hours with a guaranteed minimum of 30 hours per week, as well as long-term opportunities.
 
About Tradestaff:
Tradestaff is also a member of the Recruitment & Consulting Services Association (RCSA) of Australia and New Zealand, demonstrating our commitment to professional standards.