Chipper Operator – No Experienced Needed

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Work type: Casual, Permanent full time
Location: Darwin, Humpty Doo, McMinns Lagoon
Categories: Arborist, Chipper, EWP Operator, Grounds Person

Active is Australia’s largest provider of arboriculture, ecological and green asset management services. We service and advise major cities, governments, and utility companies across Australia, to help keep our communities safe and green.

The Role:

This role will work on our commercial contracts, and can be based out of our Livingstone depot, however, does not have to be limited to this area, however, does not have to be limited to this area.

You will learn how to become a chipper operator within a team where you will be placing cut branches safely through our variety of Bandit Wood Chippers. You will work in a small crew, rotating throughout the day between duties such as chipping vegetation, safety observing, setting up a safe worksite, site clean-up and ground cutting using a chainsaw. This is an opportunity to work outdoors in a small team with good work ethic, using well-maintained equipment and state of the art technology.  This position is a great stepping stone into the industry with opportunities for progression throughout the business including ticketed EWP Operator, Tree Climber, Vegetation Auditor, Team Leader, Supervisor and more.

The ideal candidate will not be afraid to roll up your sleeves and get stuck into hard physical work.

What’s on offer:

  • Full time permanent role with job security or Casual if preferred
  • 8-hour shift from 7.00am to 3.30pm
  • Hourly rate plus daily travel allowance and the opportunity for overtime
  • Paid Living Away From Home allowance when applicable
  • All PPE and uniforms provided
  • Access to innovative technology and equipment
  • Work for a generous organisation that cares for the environment, wildlife and promotes from within

What we need from you:

  • A current and unrestricted drivers’ licence is mandatory
  • A MR/HR class driver’s licence or willing to obtain one
  • A good work ethic with the ability to arrive on time
  • A passion and respect for safety, Home Safe Every Day is our number one value
  • The ability to work as part of a team with a mature outlook and good communication skills

About Active:

We are an Australian owned essential service with a national footprint and a workforce of 800 committed to delivering arboriculture, vegetation management, and consultancy services. We have been around for 45 years, and work to keep our communities safe and green while making sure our teams safety comes first.

Visit our website to learn more about our people, customers and communities in which we work. Learn about the practical support we provide to many Australia run charities.

Please note: All shortlisted candidates are required to attend a full pre-employment medical including audio testing and drug and alcohol screening. COVID-19 vaccine verification will be required for mandated states/contracts.

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