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Title:  Rail Track Machine Operator

Job Number:  11876

Perth, AU

About John Holland

We’re all about transforming lives by finding solutions to complex challenges across a wide range of industries including infrastructure, property, rail, building and water projects in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.  
From the epic, to the intimate, everything we do improves life for someone, somewhere. It gives our business momentum and means we approach things a little differently.
While our competitors talk about what they do, we focus on why we do it. We transform communities to make them easier to move around, more connected and better to live in.
Are you up for the challenge?


The role:
Due to continued growth, we are looking for experienced Track Machine Operators to join our WA Rail Surfacing team. 
These roles will often operate in a Fly-In Fly-Out or Drive-In Drive-Out capacity depending on project location.  Rosters are predominantly 8 days on 6 days off or 14 days on 7 days off but are subject to change depending on requirements.  Project locations include Perth, Pilbara and Regional WA and may include day shift or night shift works. Point of Hire is Perth.


We are looking for Operators who are experienced in any of the following machines:

  • Plasser 08-16 Spithead Tamper Operators
  • Plasser 08-16 Production Tamper Operators
  • Plasser UNIMAT Tamper Operators
  • Plasser SSP Regulator Operators
  • JBR – 10 Regulator Operators


The successful applicant:

  • Applicants must be able to complete a pre-employment CAT 1 Medical
  • ALC Knowledge and experience is a great advantage.
  • RIO Tinto Safeworking and ARC Infrastructure Safeworking also advantageous.


As part of the team, you help us deliver on our promise to transform lives.

Your success is reflected in ours, so we’re committed to being an employer of choice. We pride ourselves on having a diverse and inclusive workplace, as different perspectives and ideas will deliver our long-term success.

We’ll do all we can to help you develop your skills, and make a difference, right from the start. We have a flexible workplace and focus on all aspects of your physical and mental health and safety. We want you to be with us for the long-term, so providing you with rich career experiences and ongoing development is our priority.


Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and other minority groups are encouraged to apply.

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