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Transport Operator

Job number 680292 Work type: Permanent - Full Time Location: Hermidale Categories: Transport Operations & Logistics

Location: Hermidale, NSW (87km east of Cobar, 46km west of Nyngan)

Remuneration/Benefit: Above award wages with serviced accommodation provided

About the role: Are you an experienced heavy haulage truck driver looking for a change from the constant traffic and stress that comes with living/working in the city? Due to continued growth in our Bulk NSW business, we are seeking MC Drivers on a DIDO arrangement to join our team in Hermidale & provide bulk haulage solutions to our mining and grain customers.

  • Permanent Contract
  • 2 weeks on/1 week off roster (R&R on 7th day), 12 hours per shift
  • Accommodation organised by Aurizon
  • Evening meal at the local hotel provided

About you: 

  • MC Licence with Road Train experience (mandatory)
  • Forklift and/or loader tickets with relevant experience (highly desirable)
  • Good driving record and willingness to complete driving history checks
  • Ability to be flexible within a small team and commit to DIDO roster
  • Ability to interpret and adequately follow company policies and procedures specific to the role
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills, both written & verbal
  • Ability to complete required tasks in a safe and timely manner
  • Reliable with the ability to work autonomously as required
  • Willingness to complete Mine Medical and Drug & Alcohol testing as required

What we can offer you:

At Aurizon, we support the development and growth of our employees to reach their full potential.  With a National portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with long term and exciting career opportunities.  Some of our benefits include:

  • Development and growth opportunities
  • Access to female and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mentoring programs
  • Discounts on selected health insurance funds, personal travel, gyms, vehicles and retail brands
  • Parental Leave Program and Super Booster

At Aurizon we believe in connection

It is our ability to connect that strengthens communities, industries and builds economies. It helps to embrace diversity in our workplace and that is the experience we want for everyone. We are building a culture where everyone is seen, heard and valued, because of their diversity. We value inclusion throughout the whole company and encourage you to apply.

About Aurizon

Aurizon is Australia’s largest rail freight operator and a top 100 ASX company.  Each year, we transport more than 250 million tonnes of Australian commodities, connecting miners, primary producers, and industry with international and domestic markets.

We strive for a diverse, collaborative, creative and a high-performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee and provide opportunities for career development in a dynamic work environment.

To learn about us and our company values visit


Advertised: 14 Nov 2023 Applications close: 15 Dec 2023