Careers

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors.

Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

JOB VACANCIES

We are currently seeking an experienced & driven Workshop Supervisor to join our team in Tomago.

Reporting to the NSW Operations Manager, this hands-on role will see the successful applicant responsible for supervising & maintaining the Company’s Plant and Equipment including scheduled maintenance, repairs and preventative maintenance.

 

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure scheduled services on all trucks, trailers & plant are complete in line with maintenance schedule
  • Assist with routine repairs to plant and equipment
  • Ensure the completion of safety checks and damage reports
  • Ensure the repairs of faulty or damaged mechanical parts
  • Ensure the recording of repairs and faults in the register as needed
  • Participate in risk management and hazard identification processes
  • Ensure compliance with relevant operating procedures, policies and instructions
  • Ensure safety of other employees, contractors or members of the public whilst carrying out duties
  • Report any issues to the Operations Manager

 

Skills and Experience required: 

  • Previous experience in a supervisory role within an organisation of significant size
  • Tertiary qualifications in Fitting and Machining or a Certificate III Automotive Diesel Engine Technology
  • Previous experience in the civil construction industry – highly regarded
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Construction White Card
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Results driven, self managing with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven organisational skills
  • Self motivated and takes initiative
  • Knowledge of WHS&E practices

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We are currently seeking an experienced Mobile Mechanic/Diesel fitter to join our team located in Tomago on a full-time basis.

Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, you will be responsible for the servicing of the Company’s plant and equipment including scheduled maintenance, preventive maintenance, repairs and responding to breakdowns.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Complete scheduled services and maintenance activities in accordance with designated schedules
  • Perform routine repairs to plant and equipment
  • Conduct safety checks and complete Damage Reports
  • Repair faulty or damaged mechanical parts
  • Record repairs and faults in maintenance register (MEX), computer system as needed
  • Maintain critical spares inventory
  • Report near miss and incidents, complete investigations and implement corrective actions in a timely manner
  • Ensure safety of other employees, contractors or members of the public whilst carrying out duties
  • Participate in risk management and hazard identification processes

 

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Certificate III Engineering – Mechanical Trade or Cert III Automotive Diesel Technology
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Qualified Mechanical Fitter
  • Be a team player and have a “can do” attitude
  • Have proven problem solving & organisational skills
  • Be reliable and able to work unsupervised
  • Knowledge of WHS&E practices
  • Be flexible and able to work nights, travel & live away from home as required

Licenses:

  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Forklift Licence
  • HC License
  • Elevated Work Platform, Confined Space, Working at heights and White Card

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We are currently seeking a proactive Cost Administrator to join our team in Camellia on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Operations Manager, this busy role will see you responsible for a wide range of administrative tasks including, job costings, invoicing, project administration & other functions to support our Operational Team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Process and reconcile job cost information including dockets, supervisor reports, lot packs and other records generated during the daily operations
  • Set up jobs and create job cost site diaries to process daily job usage and costs
  • Review timesheets to ensure accurate job costing
  • Assist in preparing client claims
  • Raise purchase orders and approve invoices including reconciling dockets and material deliveries to invoices
  • Update daily job costing details for review by Operations Managers
  • Assist with preparing recharges to other operational areas and inter-co
  • Daily cost tracking and data entry for all works
  • Support Operations Manager with EOM activities
  • Handle the payment of workers, vendors, and subcontractors
  • Assist Estimator with the procurement of suppliers

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in similar roles
  • Intermediate Excel/Word skills
  • Experience in civil/ construction – highly regarded
  • A strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective organisational & time management skills
  • Good oral & written communication skills

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We are currently seeking a proactive Administration Officer to join our team in Tomago on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Operations Manager, this busy role will see you responsible for a wide range of administrative tasks to support our team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • General office coordination and reception duties
  • Order & maintain general supplies, stationary, water, PPE & other consumables
  • Arrange travel, calendar invitations & prepare rooms for meetings
  • Take meeting minutes
  • Keeping records and registers up to date
  • Assist in filing quality document for the contracting teams
  • Raise purchase orders and process invoices for payment when required
  • Monitor & action mailboxes
  • Assist with maintaining NSW training records – including, electronic training records, subcontractor/ supplier records & training matrix
  • Assist with arranging employee training in consultation with relevant manager & monitor & follow up outstanding employee training & license records
  • Assist Safety Unit with monitoring and following up Managers for safety requirements including but not limited to inspections, audit actions, emergency drills & toolbox talks
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in similar roles
  • Intermediate Excel/Word skills
  • Experience in civil/ construction – highly regarded
  • A strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective organisational & time management skills
  • Good oral & written communication skills

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We are currently seeking a proactive Cost Administrator to join our team in Tomago on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Operations Manager, this busy role will see you responsible for a wide range of administrative tasks including, job costings, invoicing, project administration & other functions to support our Operational Team.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Process and reconcile job cost information including dockets, supervisor reports, lot packs and other records generated during the daily operations
  • Set up jobs and create job cost site diaries to process daily job usage and costs
  • Review timesheets to ensure accurate job costing
  • Assist in preparing client claims
  • Raise purchase orders and approve invoices including reconciling dockets and material deliveries to invoices
  • Update daily job costing details for review by Operations Managers
  • Assist with preparing recharges to other operational areas and inter-co
  • Daily cost tracking and data entry for all works
  • Support Operations Manager with EOM activities
  • Handle the payment of workers, vendors, and subcontractors
  • Assist Estimator with the procurement of suppliers

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in similar roles
  • Intermediate Excel/Word skills
  • Experience in civil/ construction – highly regarded
  • A strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective organisational & time management skills
  • Good oral & written communication skills

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We are looking to appoint an Accounts Payables Officer to join our busy team based in Murarrie. Reporting to the Senior AP Officer, this role will provide will perform a variety of accounting and clerical duties to ensure that accounts payable transactions are processed efficiently, the supplier master file is maintained and that supplier statements are reconciled.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Process invoices, payment of accounts, reconcile supplier statements and AP Ledgers and process credit applications
  • Process requests for the creation of new suppliers and ensure that the supplier master file is accurately maintained
  • Assist with general finance tasks including data entry, report preparation, journals & EOM tasks
  • Assist with maintaining the finance system, including records of payments, invoices, contractor / client payment details, and other relevant information
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of accounts payables and maintaining general ledgers
  • Intermediate – Advanced MS Office skills
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Excellent oral and written communication
  • Customer focused

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We are currently seeking a Field Quality Assurance Representative to join our team based in Cooperabung. Reporting to the Operations Supervisor and working as a full-time member of the surfacing crew, the primary purpose of this role is to ensure that appropriate levels of compliance checks are undertaken to ensure the integrity of the product being paved or sprayed, meets the expectations of the company and client.

This role will suit a Graduate/ Post Grad Engineer & someone who has the ability to travel & work away as required.

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Complete daily quality assurance records on site, including verifying areas and ensuring hold points are signed off
  • Completing pavement quality inspections, including documenting, and recording potential defects
  • Sampling aggregate to return to laboratory for conformance testing
  • Obtaining on site bitumen samples
  • Ensure all the required records relating to products produced, paved, or sprayed and lots are documented and collated in the correct format
  • Monitor and report quality performance and issues
  • Ensure compliance with the Colas Qld Integrated Management System as related to the works and carry out audits and inspection of the systems and process
  • Demonstrate support of Colas Qld mission, values and commitment to the highest safety, environment, and quality performance
  • Other duties as required

 

About You

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Current driver’s license
  • White Card
  • Ability to develop effective working relationships with all people
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to prioritise competing deadlines
  • A strong customer focus
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to travel & work away when required

Experience looked favourably upon includes:

  • Previous experience working with asphalt and bituminous products
  • Previous experience working in civil construction
  • Previous experience working in a Field Testing / QA role
  • Previous experience working in a Surveying role
  • Previous experience working in a Drafting role

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We are currently looking for an experienced Asphalt Plant/ Loader Operator to join our team & assist with the day-to-day activities within our Asphalt production facility.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Operate the Asphalt Plant
  • Demonstrated ability in all facets of asphalt manufacturing
  • Ordering and scheduling raw material deliveries
  • Identifying & scoping maintenance requirements
  • Obtaining quotations from suitably qualified suppliers to undertake maintenance works
  • Scheduling and completing Plant maintenance
  • Training of new Front End Loader / Asphalt plant operators
  • Ensure all safety rules stipulated in relevant legislation and regulations including Colas requirements and site-specific instructions are observed
  • Complete workplace inspections as required

The successful candidate will hold:

  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Forklift Licence
  • White Card

Essential attributes:

  • Able to work as an effective operator and part of a team
  • Able to work efficiently and to deadlines including overtime when required
  • Able to accurately complete all paperwork

Desired attributes:

  • Previous experience in Asphalt, Manufacturing, Civil Road Construction or Bitumen industry or equivalent
  • Understanding of WHS&E Legislation, Dangerous Goods Legislation, and safety requirements for Asphalt
  • Knowledge of the use of bitumen and bitumen specialty products

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We are currently seeking a Graduate Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Caloundra. Reporting to the Group Asset Maintenance Manager, the primary purpose of this role is to assist with the programming and implementation of scheduled maintenance on the Fixed and Mobile Asphalt Plants.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assist Asphalt Plant Supervisors/Operators in delivering scheduled and unplanned maintenance
  • Assist with the management of external contractors
  • Assisting with the preparation and review of mechanical engineering documentation and procedures
  • Other duties as directed by manager

 

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Mechanical Engineering
  • Demonstrated field experience working in the construction industry – highly regarded
  • Ability to travel and work remotely as required
  • Strong project management skills
  • Drive continuous improvement within operations
  • The ability to communicate effectively at all levels across the business
  • The ability to educate, empower and influence key internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent organisation skills and be a self-starter
  • Intermediate to Advanced MS office skills

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We are currently seeking an experienced Payroll Officer to join our close-knit team. Based in Winston Hills and reporting to the Group Accounting Manager, this role is primarily responsible for the administration and processing of company weekly & monthly payroll.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Processing end to end payroll for weekly and monthly employee’s
  • Ensure payments to employees are in line with the employment contract or enterprise agreements that are relevant for each employee
  • Payment of payroll deductions to external party’s i.e., superannuation, child support, garnishees etc
  • Keeping leave entitlement records up to date
  • Provide payslips to employees
  • Assist with processing of workers compensation payments and administration
  • Preparation of Payroll and HR reports as required
  • Respond to employee’s payroll related queries in a prompt and efficient manner
  • Other duties as directed by management

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in similar roles
  • Intermediate Excel/Word skills
  • Experience in civil/ construction – highly regarded
  • Understanding of Taxation Laws about PAYG, Payroll Tax, Superannuation & LSL
  • Understanding of Awards, Letters of Appointment, Certified Agreements, IR Legislation
  • A strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective organisational & time management skills
  • Good oral & written communication skills

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We are currently seeking a proactive Administration Officer to join our team on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this busy role will see you responsible for a wide range of administrative tasks to support the team at the QLD Head Office, based in Murarrie.

Key responsibilities include:

  • General office coordination and reception duties
  • Order & maintain general supplies, stationary, water, PPE & other consumables
  • Arrange travel, calendar invitations & prepare rooms for meetings
  • Raise purchase orders & process invoices for payment
  • Monitor & action mailboxes
  • Assist the safety team & maintain WHSEQ employees training and subcontractor/ supplier records
  • Assist with maintaining the Colas East Coast training records – including, electronic training records, & training matrix
  • Assist with arranging employee training in consultation with relevant manager & monitor & follow up outstanding employee training & license records
  • Monitor and maintain subcontractor records including insurances, certifications questionnaires, evaluations/assessments, inductions, and other relevant compliance records
  • Other duties as required

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in similar roles
  • Intermediate Excel/Word skills
  • Experience in safety administration – highly regarded
  • A strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective organisational & time management skills
  • Good oral & written communication skills

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We are currently seeking a Trainee Asphalt Plant Batcher to join our team in Tomago to assist with the day-to-day activities, planning and production of Asphalt.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring quality of asphalt product to specifications
  • Participate in risk management and hazard identification processes in conjunction with the SSO
  • Undertake site inspections for safety, quality, and environment
  • Order raw materials for production requirements
  • Accurate batching of orders to specified mix designs and utilizing the docket despatch system
  • Day-to-day administration of the Asphalt Plant including stock control of raw materials
  • Mixing of the correct mix and allocating trucks to ensure the smooth operation for Colas and our customers
  • General yard and plant housekeeping and maintenance

 

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • White Card
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to work autonomously and under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Be a team player
  • Available for night and weekend work, as well as regular overtime depending on production demands and requirements

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The Company

COLAS Australia, a leader in the Road Construction and Maintenance Industry, was formed in 2008 with the acquisition of SAMI Bitumen Technologies. COLAS Australia has continued to expand its operations throughout Australia with the acquisition of a number of local companies and is now supported by over 500 employees across 15 work sites in 5 states.

COLAS scope of operations includes:

  • Bitumen Importation, Manufacture and Supply
  • Asphalt Manufacturing
  • Road Construction
  • Airport Pavements
  • State, Local, and Private Works
  • Testing services
  • Project management

 

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Civil Engineer to join our team on a full-time basis.

This role will see you become an integral part of our expert Operational Team who will guide you to develop a range of technical and project management skills.

You will be provided with hands on experience and guided to develop skills in:

  • Road Construction and Surfacing Works on State, Local and Private Construction Projects
  • Project Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Technical Skills including sampling, testing and reporting
  • Field Construction Techniques
  • Quality Management, including reporting and document control
  • Safety & Environmental procedures

 

Minimum requirements:

  • Civil Engineering degree
  • Vacation / work experience previously completed during studies
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office experience including Microsoft Excel
  • Construction Induction Card
  • Australian Drivers Licence
  • Flexibility to travel & work away as required on a project basis
  • Flexibility to work different shift patterns as required
  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven environment

 

What’s on offer?

In return the successful applicant will be rewarded with:

  • professional development in the Civil Engineering and Project Management field
  • a competitive salary package
  • living away allowances + more!
  • mobile phone & laptop
  • coaching & mentoring
  • endless training opportunities

 

If you are looking to kick start your career with a global organisation who is focused on safety and genuine employee development, click apply now!

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The Company

Sami Bitumen Technologies was formed in 1978 to meet a market need for new bitumen technology and remains an industry leader in research and development. SAMI is part of COLAS, a global leader within the Transport Infrastructure Industry, with activities in every aspect of construction and maintenance of roads, air, rail and marine infrastructure.

 

The Role

SAMI is currently seeking for an experienced Laboratory Supervisor to join our team based at our North Fremantle/ Kwinana depots, on a full-time basis.

Reporting to the State Manager, this role will see the successful candidate responsible for the management of the lab and all testing activities. Working in a small team you will need to be proactive and flexible with working hours. Shift work will also be required.

 

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Supervision of the laboratory technicians and operations to ensure compliance with NATA certification
  • Successfully formulating, communicating, and implementing sound strategies and plans in relation to technical services and production.
  • Review laboratory operations, develop and implement strategies to improve the operation, safety, quality, environmental and financial performance of the laboratory and laboratory services.
  • Ensure laboratory equipment is calibrated and maintained in perfect working order
  • Preparation of reports and assessments
  • Ensuring the safe operation of equipment
  • Build and manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • A Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques
  • Previous supervisor experience and a proactive mindset to drive productivity in the laboratory and testing staff
  • Have knowledge of the Oxidation Process
  • Knowledge of bitumen grades and properties
  • Experience in laboratory testing techniques and procedures relevant to bitumen
  • Knowledge of laboratory set up and calibration requirements
  • Methodical and good record keeping skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and work through issues
  • Experience with chemicals
  • Ability to work different shift patterns & weekends as required

 

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long-term opportunity, we want to hear from you!

Please click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your resume.

Successful applicants will be contacted via phone.

No agencies please.

To find out more about SAMI, go to: www.sami.com.au

SAMI is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

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Due to expansion within our NSW division, we are currently seeking multiple multi-skilled asphalt workers to join our team based out of Newcastle, Sydney & Regional NSW.

To be successful, the applicant will:

  • Be competent in the following roles: level hand, paver operator and steel roller operator
  • Bobcat and crew truck experience – highly regarded
  • Have a commitment to workplace, health, and safety
  • Be self-motivated and possess a strong work ethic
  • Enjoy working in an outdoor environment
  • Be able to travel throughout NSW with our crews and live away from home when required
  • Be able to work flexible hours to meet operation requirements as well as work night and weekend shifts as and when required
  • Have a valid Driver’s licence
  • Have a valid White Card
  • Have a valid Forklift License

 

Culture & Benefits:

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive hourly rate
  • Allowances
  • Life insurance benefits
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development

 

If you are interested in these great opportunities click apply now!

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Due to expansion within our NSW division, we are currently seeking an experienced and self-motivated Asphalt Supervisor to manage an Asphalt Crew and associated subcontractors and suppliers to ensure the safety, health and environmental risks of the operations are minimised and the requirements of the project are met.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Reporting to the Project Manager, your role will include work site inspections, daily job planning, resource allocation, performance monitoring and overseeing quality
  • Managing the relationship with the client’s site personnel
  • Responsible for the financial performance of the project
  • Mentoring and Training Asphalt Crew Members, including conducting toolbox meetings and assigning tasks
  • Ensure a safe workplace
  • Ensure the completion of all site reports on a daily basis
  • Resolution of all quality and performance issues

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in Asphalt, Manufacturing, Civil Road Construction, Bitumen Industry or equivalent is essential
  • Valid White card
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Excellent communication
  • Able to lead and motivate a team
  • Able to handle multiple responsibilities
  • Able to work unsupervised
  • Able to work & live away from home when required

 

Culture & Benefits

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive salary package
  • Allowances
  • Vehicle
  • Life insurance benefits
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development.

 

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

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We are currently looking for a highly motivated and results driven Foreman to work within our Asphalt business. The successful applicant will be based out of our Yatala depot.

The primary purpose of this role is to lead and control various Asphalting projects, to agreed budgets and program, with regards to the project scope, ensuring all specifications and quality parameters are achieved, in a safe and cost-efficient manner

 

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Day to day job planning and execution of works
  • Lead the asphalt crew and ensure that the works are completed within the prescribed timeframes
  • Daily reporting of materials and resources used to complete works
  • Train employees to ensure safe operations of machinery at all times
  • Active participation in preventing and correcting design and delivery issues
  • Lead and demonstrate commitment to safety, environment and quality performance
  • Completion of job inspections, site inspection forms, daily job specific risk assessments and ensuring all pre-start checks are completed prior to work commencing
  • Ensure all documentation is completed in full and correctly and forwarded on to relevant departments in the required time frames
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in the asphalt/ surfacing industry
  • White Card
  • Current driver’s license
  • Proven organisational skills and a “can do” attitude
  • Exceptional time management and leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

Culture & Benefits:

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive salary package + allowances
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Laptop + Phone
  • Vehicle
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development

If you are interested in this great opportunity, please prepare a Cover letter detailing your relevant experience and click apply now!

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We are currently seeking an experienced and self-motivated Asphalt Supervisor to manage the Asphalt Crew and associated subcontractors and suppliers to ensure the safety, health and environmental risks of the operations are minimised and the requirements of the project are met.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Reporting to the Project Manager, your role will include; work site inspections, daily job planning, resource allocation, performance monitoring and overseeing quality
  • Managing the relationship with the client’s site personnel
  • Responsible for the financial performance of the project
  • Mentoring and Training Asphalt Crew Members, including conducting tool box meetings and assigning tasks
  • Ensure a safe workplace
  • Ensure the completion of all site reports on a daily basis
  • Resolution of all quality and performance issues

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in Asphalt, Manufacturing, Civil Road Construction, Bitumen Industry or equivalent is essential
  • Valid White card
  • Valid Driver’s Licence
  • Excellent communication
  • Able to lead and motivate a team
  • Able to handle multiple responsibilities
  • Able to work unsupervised
  • Able to work & live away from home when required

 

Culture & Benefits

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive salary package
  • Allowances
  • Vehicle
  • Life insurance benefits
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development.

 

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

Please click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your resume.

Successful applicants will be contacted via phone.

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We are currently looking for a highly motivated and results driven Supervisor to work within our Spray Seal business, the successful applicant will be based out of our Camellia depot.

The primary purpose of this role is to lead, supervise and control various projects, to agreed budgets and programs,  ensuring all specifications and quality parameters are achieved, in a safe and cost-efficient manner.

 

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Site inspections and job planning, including pre-construction risk assessment
  • Participating in short- and long-term planning/programming of works
  • Co-ordinate pavement construction teams and equipment
  • Ordering sub-contractors and/or equipment as required for the works (including tippers, traffic controllers, etc)
  • Order and arrange delivery to site of raw materials required for the projects
  • Communicating the project relevant sections to the team, suppliers’ personnel and any other personnel involved with the project
  • Liaise with Operations Manager to ensure communication of project specific objectives, targets and programs/plans
  • Ensure Quality of workmanship to minimise rework, customer/public complaints
  • Ensure that Hazard Reporting and Risk Management is undertaken during the project works
  • Monthly Project reporting on project performance with respect to targets, objectives and programs
  • Assist inspectors of statutory authorities when on site and ensure that any direction given by that inspector is complied with
  • Responsibility for raising and/or close out of NCR’s
  • Field stock control and end of month stock takes
  • Conduct regular tool-box meetings
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • Minimum four (4) years’ supervisory experience in the highway, civil, asphalt or spray sealing industry
  • White Card
  • Current driver’s license
  • Proven organisational skills and a “can do” attitude
  • Exceptional time management and leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate microsoft skills & the ability to utilise a variety of different applications

 

Culture & Benefits:

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive salary package + allowances
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Laptop + Phone
  • Vehicle
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development

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We are currently looking for a highly motivated and results driven Foreman to work within our Spray Seal business. The successful applicant will be based out of our Camellia depot.

The primary purpose of this role is to lead and control various spray sealing projects, to agreed budgets and program, with regards to the project scope, ensuring all specifications and quality parameters are achieved, in a safe and cost-efficient manner

 

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Day to day job planning and execution of works
  • Lead the spray sealing crew and ensure that the works are completed within the prescribed timeframes
  • Daily reporting of materials and resources used to complete works
  • Train employees to ensure safe operations of machinery at all times
  • Active participation in preventing and correcting spray sealing design and delivery issues
  • Lead and demonstrate commitment to safety, environment and quality performance
  • Completion of job inspections, site inspection forms, daily job specific risk assessments and ensuring all pre-start checks are completed prior to work commencing
  • Ensure all documentation is completed in full and correctly and forwarded on to relevant departments in the required time frames
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following essential skills and experience:

  • Previous experience in the spray seal surfacing industry
  • White Card
  • Current driver’s license
  • Proven organisational skills and a “can do” attitude
  • Exceptional time management and leadership skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 

Culture & Benefits:

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive salary package + allowances
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Laptop + Phone
  • Vehicle
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development

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We are currently seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic to join our Solutions business, based in Yatala on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the servicing of the Company’s plant and equipment including scheduled maintenance, preventive maintenance, repairs and responding to breakdowns.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Complete scheduled services and maintenance activities in accordance with designated schedules
  • Perform routine repairs to plant and equipment
  • Conduct safety checks and complete Damage Reports
  • Repair faulty or damaged mechanical parts
  • Record repairs and faults in maintenance register (MEX), computer system as needed
  • Maintain critical spares inventory
  • Report near miss and incidents, complete investigations and implement corrective actions in a timely manner
  • Ensure safety of other employees, contractors, or members of the public whilst carrying out duties
  • Participate in risk management and hazard identification processes

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Certificate III Engineering – Mechanical Trade
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Qualified Mechanical Fitter
  • Competent usage of Oxy cutter & welder
  • Be a team player and have a “can do” attitude
  • Have proven problem solving & organisational skills
  • Be reliable and able to work unsupervised
  • Knowledge of WHS&E practices
  • Be flexible and able to work nights, travel & live away from home as required

Licenses:

  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Forklift Licence
  • HC License
  • Elevated Work Platform, Confined Space, Working at heights and White Card

 

Culture & Benefits

At COLAS Australia our people are vital to our success. Our employees make us different and set us apart from our competitors. Our goal is to attract, retain and develop visionary, talented, and passionate individuals. Our people are central to everything we do.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with: 

  • A competitive hourly rate
  • Allowances
  • Vehicle
  • Life insurance benefits
  • The opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine employee development

If you are interested in this great opportunity, please click apply now!

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We are currently looking for a Spreader Truck Driver to work within our busy Spray Seal crew, based in Rockhampton.

To be successful in this role, the applicant will:

  • Previous experience operating Spreader Trucks
  • Able to competently tow plant trailers
  • Hold a HC licence
  • Have a valid WHS White Card
  • Have a commitment to workplace, health and safety
  • Be self motivated and possess a strong work ethic
  • Be able to travel with the crew and live away from home when required
  • Be able to work flexible hours to meet operation requirements as well as work night and weekend shifts as and when required.

 

Desirable qualifications and attributes include:

  • Experience in the spray sealing industry
  • Valid Dangerous Goods Licence
  • Competency using Rollers, Front End Loaders & Skid Steers

 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career in road maintenance and spray sealing work with a supportive team environment with an excellent culture.

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

Please click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your resume.

Successful applicants will be contacted via phone.

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Colas Australia are currently seeking multiple experienced Project Managers who are results driven and are willing to be located across our divisions within Australia.

Reporting to the Area or State Manager, you will manage client stakeholders and establish project timelines and budgets that allow for the delivery of the most strategic functionality within the project constraints.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Lead the project team to prioritise signed off project work based on analysis of strategic importance, tasks outstanding, obstacles or barriers, budgets, resources, and deadlines
  • Establish and maintain a usable and well-communicated schedule for all phases of a project
  • Manage scope creep through client change orders, internal change orders, phased delivery, or other methods to ensure projects deliver on timeline, scope, budget, and strategy expectations
  • Identify, track, manage and mitigate risk on specific client engagements and escalate these issues when necessary to ensure minimal impact to quality, budget, and timeline
  • Ensure project meets internal and client expectations with respect to quality, budget, and delivery timelines
  • Build a knowledge base of each client’s business, organisation, and objectives
  • Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and competencies:

  • Civil Engineering Tertiary Qualifications
  • Previous Project Management experience on Road Projects within the civil, asphalt or spray seal industry
  • Previous experience in Estimating, Tendering or Contracts Management
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders
  • Excellent organisational skills with demonstrated ability to execute projects on time and on budget
  • Proficient MS Office skills: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project

 

What Colas can offer you:

 

  • Relocation assistance – Including VISA Sponsorship and costs where applicable
  • Private health insurance – to applicable VISA entrants
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Competitive salary package + allowances
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Mobile phone + Laptop
  • Endless training opportunities

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Colas Australia are currently seeking multiple energetic Project Engineer’s, who strive on delivering success and are willing to take on opportunities across our locations within Australia.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will assist with tendering, planning, project delivery and stakeholder management, with a focus on Quality, Safety, Budget, and Program outcomes for various projects up to $20M.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Prioritise, manage, and lead the team to ensure projects deliver on time
  • Establish project schedules and control project changes
  • Planning and execution of project deliverables on a weekly basis
  • Assist with the preparation of progress reports, costing, variation management and project claims
  • Communicate with key stakeholders at a project level including Clients, Asset Owners and Subcontractors
  • Ensure projects meet both internal and client expectations, with respect to quality, safety, budget, delivery timelines, and strategy
  • Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions
  • Assist in the development of our Graduate Engineer’s and the Project team

The successful candidate will possess the following skills and competencies:

  • Civil Engineering Tertiary Qualifications
  • Previous experience on Road Projects within the civil, asphalt or spray seal industry
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders
  • Excellent organisational skills with demonstrated ability to execute projects on time and on budget
  • Proficient MS Office skills: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project

 

What Colas can offer you:

 

  • Relocation assistance – Including VISA Sponsorship and costs where applicable
  • Private health insurance – to applicable VISA entrants
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Competitive salary package + allowances
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Mobile phone + Laptop
  • Endless training opportunities

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We are currently looking for an experienced Bitumen Sprayer Driver to work within our busy WA Spray Seal crew.

 

To be successful in this position, we require the following skills/experience:

  • Previous experience operating a sprayer truck
  • Able to competently tow a bitumen dog trailer and spray bitumen products at required specifications and standards
  • Able to conduct safety checks and complete reports as required
  • Able to accurately complete all paperwork
  • Able to work efficiently
  • Able to work as an effective crew member and part of a team
  • Able to work efficiently and to deadlines including overtime when required
  • Willingness to travel and work away as required
  • Dangerous Goods License
  • HC drivers’ license

 

The successful applicants will be rewarded with an attractive salary, job satisfaction and the opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine career development.

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

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We are currently seeking multiple Drivers & Multi Skilled Asphalt Workers to join our crews based out of Caloundra.

To be successful in this role, the applicant will:

  • Be competent in the following roles: level hand, paver operator OR MTV operator
  • Bobcat and crew truck experience highly regarded
  • Have a valid HC/ MC license
  • Have a commitment to workplace, health and safety
  • Be self motivated and possess a strong work ethic
  • Enjoy working in an outdoor environment
  • Be able to travel with the crew and live away from home when required
  • Be able to work flexible hours to meet operation requirements as well as work night and weekend shifts as and when required
  • Have a valid Driver’s licence
  • Have a valid White Card
  • Have a valid Forklift License

 

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate along with benefits and a living away allowance. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career in road maintenance and work within a supportive team environment and excellent culture.

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

Please click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your resume.

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COLAS QLD, a leader in the road construction and maintenance industry, are currently looking for  experienced Bitumen Sprayer Drivers to work within our busy QLD Spray Seal crew.

To be successful in this position, we require the following skills/experience:

  • Previous experience operating a sprayer truck
  • Able to competently tow a bitumen dog trailer and spray bitumen products at required specifications and standards
  • Able to conduct safety checks and complete reports as required
  • Able to accurately complete all paperwork
  • Able to work efficiently
  • Able to work as an effective crew member and part of a team
  • Able to work efficiently and to deadlines including overtime when required
  • Willingness to travel and work away when required
  • Dangerous Goods License
  • HC drivers’ license

The successful applicants will be rewarded with an attractive salary, job satisfaction and the opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine career development.

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

Please click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your resume.

“Colas Australia are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply”

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COLAS NSW, a leader in the road construction and maintenance industry, are currently looking for  experienced Bitumen Sprayer Drivers to work within our busy NSW Rural Spray Seal crew.

To be successful in this position, we require the following skills/experience:

  • Previous experience operating a sprayer truck
  • Able to competently tow a bitumen dog trailer and spray bitumen products at required specifications and standards
  • Able to conduct safety checks and complete reports as required
  • Able to accurately complete all paperwork
  • Able to work efficiently
  • Able to work as an effective crew member and part of a team
  • Able to work efficiently and to deadlines including overtime when required
  • Willingness to travel and work away when required
  • Dangerous Goods License
  • HC drivers’ license

The successful applicants will be rewarded with an attractive salary, job satisfaction and the opportunity to work with an organisation focused on safety and genuine career development.

If you have a strong work ethic and are looking for a long term opportunity we want to hear from you!

“Colas Australia are an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander & people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply”

The application form will include these questions:

  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver’s licence?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • What’s your expected annual base salary?
  • Do you hold a Construction Induction Safety certificate (White Card)?

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