Watching for Jobs at the Mackay Ring Road Project

Watching for Jobs at the Mackay Ring Road Project


In the ‘Watching for jobs …….’ series we are going to be running over Australian Mining and Construction projects all over the country.  In each post we will include an Overview of the project, a Location Profile, the Companies involved, the Occupations required, the skills / qualifications that will help you to get your foot in the door and the Enterprise Bargaining Agreements.  This will help you to stay in the loop and know how to skill up where needed.  The aim is to help you get yourself into the best position to land a start on the major sites and projects around Australia.

About the Mackay Ring Road Project

Quick Facts

  • Mackay, Queensland
  • Two Stage Project federally funded civil construction project
    • Stage 1 – Stockroute Road to Bald Hill
      • $565 million budget
      • Planned to Start construction mid-2017
      • Construction to last approximately 3 years.
    • Stage 2 – Bruce Highway North Intersection, to Harbour Road
      • Project forecast to start in 10 to 15 years.
  • The Queensland Government Department of Transport and Main Roads has an information portal here

 

Occupations Potentially Required at the Mackay Ring Road Project

We expect a construction job like this will require:

  • Formworkers / Concretors
  • Dogging / Rigging / Scaffolding
  • Mobile Plant Operators / Truck Drivers
  • Crane Operators
  • Labourers / Trades Assistants /
  • Peggy’s /Cleaning Staff
  • Health & Safety
  • Supervisors

Qualifications that could help you get a foot in at the Mackay Ring Road Project

 

Companies / Organisations Involved with the Mackay Ring Road Project

  • AECOM – Detailed design contract

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Interstate Licence Recognition

A helpful tool to finding out whether your trade qualification needs mutual recognition when working interstate.
Check out the Cribhut Daily post – Thinking about Working Interstate – Licence Recognition

 

Mackay Ring Road Project Union Greenfields Enterprise Bargaining Agreements

An Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (EBA) is a collective industrial agreement between either an employer and a trade union acting on behalf of employees or an employer and employees acting for themselves.

We are yet to find any EBA’s for this project. As we find any EBA’s they will be added to this article.

Disclaimer: Cribhut provides this information with the best intentions, but purely as a guide.  Like most things in life, there are no guarantees.  Your lively hood is your own responsibility and even if following the above recommendations, it is still up to you to do your own research, to be patient, persistent and put in the hard work.

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