Labourer/ Operator

  • Full Time

Website Broome International Airport

About this Job



About the Organisation

Broome International Airport (BIA) is a regional airport that hosts the gateway to Australia’s spectacular Kimberley region in north Western Australia. Being a privately owned commercial airport, BIA has a strategic vision for sustainable growth along with a strong focus around major facility upgrades to support Broome (and surrounding areas), tourists, corporate and oil and gas industry travellers for optimised travelling experiences.


BIA is uniquely situated in the heart of Broome where the adventurous town is home to the picturesque and famous Cable Beach. The tropical retreats within boast a history rich in pearling and multiculturalism where its friendly locals share laidback lifestyles and proudly host many magical attractions.


Roebuck Estate Constructions (REC) is a part of the BIA Shared Groups that undertakes civil works on and around airport land. REC has a long-standing community connection with the town as one of the major infrastructure providers to the region that works hard with revitalising the local regional economy.


About the position

Roebuck Construction Services is excited to share an opportunity for a Labourer / Operator to join their self-motivated, high performing and friendly team in a full time, ongoing basis, Monday to Friday with occasional overtime weekend work.


This is a Broome based role and not FIFO. Preference will be given to Broome community member or candidate relocating to Broome on permanent basis.


This role works autonomously to carry out civil works on and around airport land with general labouring and machine operating duties. Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) is of the upmost importance and an essential key safety responsibility to ensure the safety of not only oneself but to all other people, including work colleagues around them.


About the person we seek

As the ideal candidate, you will be self-motivated individual who has a can-do attitude. You will also be a strong team player with a willingness to learn with on-the-job training.

As the successful candidate, you will have a current white card and minimum C Class driver’s licence. You will also have an ability to pass pre-employment medical screening and obtain Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) checks.


Candidates with current HR/ HC driver’s licence with experience and certification in civil construction excavator, front end loader and/ or roller machinery operations will be highly regarded but not essential as BIA will provide on the job training and assistance to obtaining these qualifications.


About the benefits we offer

As an employer of choice, BIA promotes a culture focused on its people and encourages ongoing professional development and training needs. A competitive remuneration package along with ongoing health and wellness initiatives, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), discounted rates on airport retail and resort accommodation, flight tax reimbursements and superannuation salary sacrificing are also on offer.


How to apply

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by submitting a Covering Letter, Current Resume and completed ‘Application of Employment’ form which can be download on our website:


** Pls note, applications received without completed Application of Employment form may be excluded from further recruitment processes.


*** This vacancy will remain open until a suitable candidate is found so apply today! Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for an interview. BIA would like to take this opportunity to extend its gratitude to all applicants for considering us as a potential employer.


For further information please contact Civil Works Supervisor, Sam Cox on 0408 321 182 or email:


Broome International Airport is committed to equal employment opportunities and invites applications from diverse cultural backgrounds to apply.

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