Casual Machine Operators

Apply now Job no: 492744
Work type: Casual, Permanent full time
Location: Adelaide
Categories: Chipper, 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.

Our people and the teams they work in are the most important and valued part of Active. From tree climbers to software developers, fleet managers to heavy machinery operators, we are diverse in our skill sets, backgrounds, and locations.

The Role:

This role will be covering but not limited to Adelaide metro and south, depot being based in Lonsdale.

Duties will include, however not limited to: -

  • Slashing and mowing
  • Brush cutting
  • Tractor driving
  • Working in a range of environmental conditions in the outdoor environment
  • You will need physical strength and stamina to operate specialised machinery throughout the day

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, Team Leader, Supervisor and more.

The ideal candidate will have an interest in arboriculture/horticulture and/or qualifications and experience in the industry. You will not be afraid to roll up your sleeves and get stuck into hard physical work.

What’s on offer:

  • Essential service
  • 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 and specialised machinery
  • 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
  • White Card is preferred
  • A MR/HR class driver’s licence is desirable
  • 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.

How to Apply: -

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Please note applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered at this time.

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