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Title:  Rail Track Machine Operators - Pilbara

Job Number:  5019

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?

About the Roles


We are looking to bring on a number of Skilled and Experience Rail Track Machine Operators for our Rail Infrastructure Services Business in Western Australia. These roles will be based on multiple project in the Pilbara region on either 2 & 1 or 3 & 1 FIFO rosters from Perth Only.


We are looking for reliable and motivated candidates who are already Highly skilled and experience in the operation of various Rail Track Machines and are looking to advance their career in a rapidly growing Company and Industry. This is an amazing opportunity to develop new skills and become part of an award-winning team

Key requirements of the role are:


  • Proven current rail Track Machine Operating experience
  • JBR Ballast Regulators
  • Tamping Machines
    • Plasser 08-16 SP
    • 08-16 SH
    • Uni-mat 08-575
  • Competency and experience using ALC Technology
Any of the following qualifications will be highly regarded
  • Track Vehicle/Hi Rail Operator
  • Track Protection Qualifications or Experience
  • Track Certifier.
  • Current blue/white card
  • Valid C class driver’s licence
  • Ability to undergo an extensive CAT1 pre-employment medical
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety in the workplace


Important Note: Due to current border restrictions due to COVID19 we are unable to consider candidates that reside outside of Western Australia.

John Holland is up for the challenge of transforming lives.

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.