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Telehandler, Excavator/Digger Operator & Labourer


·         Do you have proven experience as a qualified Telehandler or Excavator Operator in the civil or construction industry?

·         Do you have a strong work ethic and can follow direction in a safe and efficient manner?

·         Do you want to be part of a large Tasmanian project?

·         Are you located in the Northern Midlands region of Tasmania with reliable transport?

If yes, MPW are looking for a skilled and qualified telehandler or excavator operator to join our pipe welding team in the Northern Midlands of Tasmania. The project is expected to run for approx. 18 months with possible ongoing opportunities for the right person. Candidates will require their own reliable transport to get to the job site and must be based in the surrounding area (ideally Longford or southern surrounding areas).

RTO Statement of Attainment or a Gold Card is required for this role. Additional tickets like poly / HDPE welder, chainsaw & dogman will be viewed favourably, as will previous experience in a similar role.

Candidates must have the Construction Industry White Card and be prepared to participate in Drug & Alcohol Screening & Police Checks.



·         Operate telehandlers or excavators on an irrigation pipeline project site.

·         Load and unload HDPE pipe lengths in and out of welding equipment.

·         Load and unload HDPE pipeline materials from transport trucks/trailers.

·         Assist weld operator with general tasks wherever required, including assist with welding process, tidying up weld area. measuring, marking & cutting pipes/fittings, use of hand/power tools, packing up to relocate equipment to new weld site and other labouring duties.


APPLY NOW! Please send us your resume and a cover letter detailing how your experience is relevant to this role. We have an agile approach to hiring and will assess applications as they arrive.