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Title:  Civil Leading Hands

Job Number:  7419

Moree, AU


About the Project


Spanning more than 1,700km, the Australian Government is delivering Inland Rail through the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC), in partnership with the private sector.


The Narrabri to North Star (N2NS) section is one of 13 projects that complete Inland Rail and is an upgrade of approximately 188 km of track within the existing rail corridor and construction of approximately 1.6 km of new rail track. The works are required to accommodate the operation of future planned 1,800 m double-stacked freight trains.


The contract for the delivery of Narrabri to North Star (N2NS) was awarded to Trans4m Rail in October 2020.  Trans4m Rail combines the experience of John Holland and SEE Civil. 


About the role

Trans4m Rail are now actively looking to employ Civil Leading Hands starting on site in early 2021


Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead a small team of general labour and plant operators
  • Working under the direction of the site supervisor or superintendent
  • Site establishment
  • Coordinate and undertake civil construction and earthworks including:
    • Laydowns (Logistics)
    • Foundations
    • Rail formations
    • Drainage, culverts and structures
    • Stabilizer, Cut and Fill and Site Access
  • Lead and undertake all works in accordance with site and company HSE policies and procedures.

Skills, Qualifications & Experience required:



  • White card
  • Drivers Licence
  • Proven experience leading a small team in a Civil construction environment
  • RIW Card – Ability to pass Cat 3 Rail Medical


  • Mobile plant operator tickets
  • HR Truck Licence
  • LF - Forklift Licence
  • Rigging and Dogging Licences
  • Rail Safe working experience and qualifications



What we value


Trans4m Rail is an Equal Opportunity employer that is committed to providing local job opportunities and encourages local residents to apply. We are committed to building, valuing and promoting diversity and inclusiveness across the Project. Women, minority groups and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


Please follow the links to apply. No agency referred CV will be considered at this time.

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