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Industrial Services Operator - Biloela

Date Posted: 12/02/2019
Location: QLD

Work Type: Transport
Position: Full Time

  • Must have HR or HC licence
  • Must have Vacuum truck experience
  • Very competitive rate of pay


We are seeking an experienced Industrial Vacuum Truck Operator, ideally with at least 5 years’ experience for our Industrial Services Division.


  • Preferred minimum of 5 years Dangerous Goods/Vacuum experience
  • Hold a current Heavy Rigid (HR) – Heavy Combination (HC) licence is advantageous
  • Ability to complete required paperwork
  • Comfortable with short term living away from home requirements
  • Basic mechanical knowledge
  • Problem solving skills
  • Commit to J.J. Richards values and be willing to embrace workplace diversity
  • Be dedicated to achieving high standards of safety compliance and customer service
  • Be subject to a pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol testing
  • Be able to provide up to date QLD Roads Driving Records at interview stage

The following skills are preferred, however not essential:

  • Industry experience e.g. Vacuum loading operation, dangerous and flammable goods
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Confined Space Rescue
  • Breathing Apparatus e.g. Self-Contained, Supplied air systems
  • Working at Heights


  • Uniforms, PPE and training
  • The stability of a national, family owned and operated business with over 85 years’ experience
  • A safe, professional and inclusive work environment
  • Working with a safe and reliable fleet, serviced and maintained in our own workshops


JJ Richards is Australia’s largest, family-owned and operated waste management company with a dynamic attitude that values our people, their safety and the environment. We strive for a diverse, innovative, collaborative and high performance culture that celebrates the contribution of every employee. People like working for us because of our commitment to safety, innovation and professionalism. Our staff are customer focused and enjoy a friendly work environment. Once you join the team, you’ll want to stay.

Due to the large volume of applications received on a daily basis, we are unable to respond to each application individually, however, if shortlisted you will be contacted to further discuss your application. Applicants must have the right to work in Australia to be considered for this position.
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