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TBM Operator


TBM Operator

Austunnel is dedicated to building an industry leading reputation for honest conduct and operational excellence. Aligned with our core values of Integrity, Reliability and Excellence, we take pride in the quality of our work and our ability to provide an outstanding service.


The Opportunity:

·         Austunnel is currently seeking a number of experienced Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) operators

·         Iconic projects located across Australia

·         Highly competitive rates

·         Opportunity to expand experience on leading TBM/pipejacking projects

Must have:

·         At least 3 years’ experience in the operating Tunnel Boring Machines, including large diameter and micro tunnelling machines;

·         Extensive tunnelling/pipejacking industry experience;

·         Experience operating other tunnelling plant in support of TBMs;

·         Valid manual driver licence;

·         Excellent attitude, focus and understanding towards working safely, including following all procedures on site and wearing correct PPE;

·         General Safety Induction Card (White Card);

·         Availability to work night shift, rotating rosters and weekend rosters;

Candidates also with experience in any of the following will be highly regarded:

·         Operation of slurry TBMs;

·         Confined space and working at heights tickets;

·         High Risk EWP ticket;

Upcoming positions will be offered to stand out candidates who meet and exceed the above criteria.


Please ensure you attach any relevant qualifications, licenses and tickets to your application.


If you want to be part of a professional company that offers the opportunity to develop your skills even further, please APPLY now.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

No recruitment agencies please.

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