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 a Graduate/ Junior WHSEQ Officer to join our team, based in Camellia. This busy role will see the successful applicant providing operational assistance to the NSW HSEQ Manager to advance safety within the business.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Undertake regular workplace visits to complete task observations, check WHSE compliance and provide guidance and direction to Colas employees as required
  • Provide support, guidance and technical advice relating to WHSEQ to line management and the site-based teams
  • Assist with the maintenance of the WHSEQ Management System through facilitation of hazard and risk control strategies, consultation, and monitoring program effectiveness through specialised audit programs
  • Working with operations to develop an understanding of WHSE regulatory requirements and implement processes that ensure compliance
  • Take an active role in assisting operations in maintaining and promoting a safety culture
  • Ensure hazards are appropriately assessed and controlled (with a particular focus on JSEA, SWMS, Plant Risk Assessments)
  • Review safe systems of work including operating and maintenance procedures
  • Assist in leading and participate in incident investigations and make recommendations on findings
  • Assist in leading and participate in internal and external audits, including safety and environmental certifications
  • Provide point of contact as the Injury Management Coordinator and actively manage the Workers Compensation and RTW program
  • Provide support services including toolbox safety training, team-based risk facilitation and incident investigation support
  • Assist in developing and reviewing WHSEQ policies, procedures, and forms
  • Collate and prepare WHSEQ reports, statistics and maintain WHSEQ system registers and records
  • Monitor and follow-up on corrective actions from audits, WHSEQ and incidents
  • Support the HSEQ Manager and other operational managers in the preparation and ongoing maintenance of the certification to ISO45001, ISO14001, and ISO9001
  • Assist in organisation and co-ordination of WHSEQ training including maintaining training records
  • Other duties as required by management

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in WHS
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Intermediate MS Office skills
  • Demonstrated experience in auditing/ leading and facilitation investigations
  • Demonstrated experience or exposure to statutory legislation including workers compensation and RTW
  • Effective organisational and time management skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with all levels of the operations
  • Previous experience in the civil construction industry – highly regarded
  • Ability to travel as required

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We have an exciting opportunity for an under-grad student who is seeking work experience, to assist us with our communications activities for the group. Reporting to Group Technical & Marketing Manager, you will gain exposure across the business in marketing, communications, and content creation.

Tasks may include (but are not limited to):

  • Develop a communications plan to reach internal and external stake holders in Australia
  • Coordinate the implementation of the group sustainability communications plan
  • Update social media platforms with latest company news and events
  • Coordinate the development of promotional material such as brochures, videos, and media articles
  • Review and update existing company websites
  • Coordinate activities for hosting display booths at industry events
  • Coordinate the collation of material and publishing of the company’s newsletter
  • Coordinate branding across all mediums to ensure uniformity in graphic standards

Role Requirements

We are looking for someone to commit to 3 days per week for a duration of 6 months. There is potential for the internship to be extended depending on the ongoing need and based on performance.

  • This internship is open to both final or penultimate year students studying marketing, advertising, or a related degree
  • Strong passion for social media and keeping up to date with new platforms and trends
  • Graphic design skills or previous experience in content creation is highly regarded
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Self-starter with proven ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with multiple teams and stakeholders
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work independently and deliver results
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle – some travel may be required

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We are currently seeking a proactive Administration Officer to join our team in Yatala 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, contracts administration, job costings, system administration & other functions to support our Operational Team.

 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Process, record, review, reconcile, report & file contracts documentation including dockets, supervisor reports, lot packs, safety records, employee records & other records generated during the daily operations of the business
  • Update daily project/job details
  • Assist with order placements
  • Assist with reconciling data for monthly reports and divisional reviews
  • Assist with collating & preparing documentation & on-boarding processes for projects and employees
  • Order & maintain general supplies, stationary, water, PPE & other consumables
  • Data entry of records into corporate systems
  • Assist with maintenance & collating of employee, training, safety, quality and project records
  • Assist in keeping quality documentation up to date
  • Schedule & distribute actionable tasks and follow up corrective actions or returns
  • Raise purchase orders & approve invoices including reconciling dockets & material deliveries to invoices
  • Support with month-end financial activities
  • Ensure job costing & accurate postings to general ledger
  • Assist with preparing recharges to other operational areas
  • Efficient daily cost tracking and data entry for all works
  • Ensure accurate claims & invoices are completed in line with contract requirements

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

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

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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 Foreman to work within our Asphalt business. The successful applicant will be based out of our Caloundra 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 Finance Manager to join our leadership team in Brisbane. Reporting to the East Coast General Manager, you will be responsible for the overall financial management and accounting of Colas Queensland & Colas New South Wales.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Lead the Colas East Coast Finance Team
  • Prepare timely, accurate and insightful financial information for management including monthly P&L reporting and monthly, quarterly and annual forecasts. Lead the month end closing process to meet corporate reporting timelines.
  • Collect, interpret and review financial information to provide management insights on business performance including:

– Analysis of operating results against budgets and prior performance

– Review of margin performance by business unit and customer job

– Highlight and predict future financial trends

– Identify increased profit opportunities

  • Prepare and present long-term business plans and budgets
  • Ensure financial auditing and compliance requirements are managed in accordance with organisational and statutory requirements, guidelines, and timeframes
  • Provide analytical support for strategic initiatives and business case proposals
  • Prepare and evaluate capital expenditure projects and long-range financial plans and forecasts
  • Monitor all company expenditure and make recommendations where appropriate
  • Ensure that balance sheet reconciliations are maintained and accurately reflect the net assets of the business
  • Manage cashflows including the collection of revenue and payment of accounts
  • Ensure accounting principles, practices, policies, and procedures are followed to ensure business processes are in place to minimise financial risk. In consultation with Colas Head Office further develop practices and procedures to strengthen good governance

 

Skills and Experience:

To be successful in this role, you will have a proven background in Financial Accounting in an operation of significant size for a minimum of 8 years, along with, a CPA or CA qualification.

Other requirements include:

  • Previous experience within the civil construction industry – highly regarded
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Attentional to detail along with a high level of accuracy
  • Effective time management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced computer skills & familiarity with ERP systems
  • Police check 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
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Laptop + Phone
  • 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 looking for an experienced Laboratory Technician to join our busy plant in Tomago on a full-time basis.

Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Successfully formulating, communicating and implementing sound strategies and plans in relation to technical services and production.
  • Review laboratory operations and develop and implement strategies to improve the operation and safety, quality, environmental and financial performance of the laboratory and laboratory services.
  • 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:

  • Have knowledge of Asphalt Testing and Manufacturing process
  • Knowledge of bitumen grades and properties
  • Experience in laboratory testing techniques and procedures relevant to Asphalt
  • Knowledge of laboratory set up and calibration requirements
  • Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques
  • Ability to work flexible hours including night shift as required
  • Methodical and good record keeping skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and work through issues
  • Experience in safe handling and storage of chemicals
  • Ideally have 2 previous experience in Construction Materials Testing Laboratory or similar field

 

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 this great opportunity, please prepare a Cover letter detailing your relevant experience and click apply now!

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We are currently looking for a Level 1 IT Support Officer  to join our dynamic IT team located at Murarrie.

This role will suit someone who is flexible & able to travel to sites throughout QLD, interstate & rural as required.

Day to day duties will include:

  • Providing first point of contact for all new and existing ICT support issues
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing IT related issues
  • Logging jobs and escalating to cross-functional team members
  • Resolving hardware issues with desktops, printers and scanners etc
  • Coordinate with internal employee’s for IT support in various locations
  • Participate in I.T audits across various sites when required
  • Assist in IT infrastructure & software projects

 

About You 

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • A passion for IT and experience working in a Service Desk environment
  • Outstanding customer support skills
  • Proven ability to engage with all levels of a business, including senior management
  • Have the ability and drive to get to the bottom of a problem
  • Current drivers license
  • Flexible and able to travel at short notice as required
  • Excellent oral and written 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
  • Life insurance benefits
  • Annual remuneration review
  • Laptop + Phone
  • 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 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.

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We are currently seeking a Quality Control Officer to support our Solutions business, based in Camellia.  Reporting to the General Manager, the primary purpose of this role is to perform the testing of binders and analyse results to ensure all products meet quality standards.

This role would also suit an enthusiastic graduate looking to gain on-the-job training in the testing of bituminous materials & develop a career with an industry leader!

Key Responsibilities include: 

  • Monitor micro surfacing equipment calibration and maintain relevant records accordingly
  • Monitor micro surfacing site QC activities such as sampling, labelling and transportation
  • Liaising with operation team on QA of micro surfacing projects
  • Liaising with quarries to monitor quality of aggregate that is supplied for a project
  • Conduct Micro surfacing QC testing, reporting, and maintaining relevant records accordance with the NATA requirements
  • Conduct equipment internal verifications and coordinate for external calibration activities
  • Coordinate with field crew on technical issues and provide corrective and preventive advice for both Micro Surfacing and Sealcoat Operations
  • Visit Micro Surfacing and Sealcoat job sites on technical issues, conduct root cause analysis and provide corrective and preventive solutions
  • Conduct compatibility testing, reporting micro surfacing mix design as per state requirement
  • Liaising with road authorities on approval and registration of mix designs
  • Liaising with aggregate quarries to obtain source quality reports and maintaining aggregate quality as per micro surfacing specifications
  • Conducting material source testing and reporting for micro surfacing and sealcoat applications
  • Maintain and update micro surfacing specifications and test methods according to the regulatory changes
  • Liaising with SAMI QC manager for laboratory activities and related task in the lab
  • Comply with all rules and regulations of SAMI Camellia plant and laboratory
  • Other duties as required

 

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques or degree in chemistry or engineering
  • Good communicative and interpersonal skills
  • Have the ability to meet tight deadlines & work under pressure
  • Methodical and good record keeping skills
  • Intermediate – MS Excel and MS Word
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to travel and live away with the crew as required

 

In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, allowances, life insurance benefits, job satisfaction and 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.

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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 a hard-working, experienced Asphalt Plant Operator to join our team.

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.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further develop their career in manufacturing with a supportive team environment with an excellent culture.

Colas prides itself on its commitment to workplace health and safety along with the ability to deliver quality products.

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 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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