Machine Operators/Welders/Over Head Crane Operators

Our client are Australia’s largest processor and distributor of steel long products, including reinforcing bar, reinforcing mesh, tubular and hollow sections, merchant bar and wire products.

Zoom Recruitment are currently seeking candidates for multiple different roles such as, Machine Operators/Loader Drivers, Overhead Crane operators and Welders for a start in our clients Cavan operation.

Roles may be required on both Day shift or Afternoon Shift

Tasks and Responsibilities of a Machine Operator/Loader Driver:

  • Operation of Beam Line Machine
  • Operation of a Bandsaw
  • Operation of a Plate Kinetic Machine
  • Basic Maintenance work of Machines
  • Operation of Over Head Cranes
  • Picking/emptying machines with product
  • Observing/offsiding the overhead crane moving product to its base
  • Building a load from a delivery docket
  • Moving products which involves using the overhead crane to transport finished products to designated locations within the facility.
  • Loading trucks/trailers with products.
  • Using the overhead crane to move reinforcing bars to various locations including loading and offloading trailers

Tasks and Responsibilities of a Welder:

  • Welding and fabrication
  • Cutting and bending reinforced steel
  • Read and interpret basic drawings
  • Loading and unloading when required
  • Assisting with customer service
  • Assist with production work and operation of machinery
  • Keeping a neat and tidy work area.
  • Any other duties as associated with the role

Tasks and Responsibilities of a Overhead Crane Operator:

  • Operation of the overhead grantry crane to move product and load to base
  • Using the overhead crane to move reinforcing bars to various locations including loading and offloading trailers
  • Duties associated with the manufacturing of reinforced steel
  • Championing safety procedures to the highest standard

Requirements and Attributes:

  • Forklift (LF) license (desirable)
  • Crane (CB) License (desirable)
  • You must have Machine Operating experience
  • Proven experience in welding and fabrication in a similar environment (min. 6mths)
  • Experience operating an overhead gantry crane in a similar environment (ESSENTIAL)
  • Overhead Gantry Crane Ticket (3T)
  • Driver’s licence (essential)
  • Forklift licence (desirable)
  • Ability to be on your feet for the duration of your shift
  • FULL working rights in Australia. This role will be working fulltime hours immediately and ongoing. Applicants with TEMPORARY unlimited work rights need not apply.
  • Ability to pass full medical including D&A testing

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume in Microsoft word format by hitting

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Manufacturing and Production

4th Jul, 2024



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