Excavator Operator

About the role


You will be part of a team at Gladstone that is highly safety focused with a strong track record for delivering great outcomes. You will be surrounded and mentored by seasoned operators ensuring your success within the business.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Maintenance and operation of machinery such as excavators, skid steers etc
  • Operating forklift and manual handling
  • Ensuring cleanliness of the yard and operational areas
  • Championing safety procedures to the highest standard


Role hours: Monday to Friday 7 am to 3 pm with overtime available if required

About your experience


You are someone who values teamwork, safety, continuous improvement and has a strong desire to operate at a fast pace to ensure the team succeeds.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Experience in driving an excavator and skid steers is essential
  • Forklift license is desired
  • Manual truck driving experience is essential
  • Scrap recycling, construction, manufacturing, or warehousing industry experience is desirable but not essential
  • A continuous learning and can-do mindset

About our team


At InfraBuild Recycling you get to work in a fast-paced, dynamic culture that encourages you to think on your feet and trust your instincts. Recycling metal is good news for the environment, industry and our community. We are a major metals recycling supply chain providing a significant contribution to the raw material requirements for the steel industry and a sustainable alternative to landfills.

Next steps


Across our different business units, we offer career opportunities for people who share our drive, passion and ambition. From apprentices and graduates to experienced professionals, we are committed to offering fulfilling careers and the chance to grow as our business grows. We would love you to be part of our journey.

We are a 2023 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.