First listed on: 23 April 2024

Plant Operator

  • Maximum term 18 months, Full time
  • EW 5.1 $80,551 + 15% Superannuation
  • 9 day fortnight
  • Subsidised gym membership + on-site physio


Evoenergy are looking for a Plant Operator to join our team and ensure plant and equipment is appropriately operated and maintained.

About Us

Evoenergy is an electricity and gas distribution business that is committed to providing safe and reliable services to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and surrounding region. We believe in safety for our consumers and employees and by investing in our people, technology and other innovations we strive to exceed our consumers’ needs now and into the future.

We boast a positive safety culture that encourages and inspires because the work we do matters to thousands of Canberrans. We have skilled teams of qualified professionals who are passionate about powering our community. At Evoenergy, we live and breathe our agreed culture behaviours of being honest, collaborative, flexible, respectful and positive.

Our trade staff enjoy a 9-day fortnight and receive competitive remuneration plus allowances and overtime. The incumbent will also be expected to participate in the on-call roster.

About the role

As a Plant Operators you would be responsible for ensuring that plant and equipment used for Evoenergy work is operated and maintained to required standards, efficiently and in accordance with work requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plant Operators are responsible for ensuring plant and equipment used for work is operated and maintained to required standards and requirements. This role is also responsible for ensuring plant and equipment is in good repair, that machines are appropriately allocated, and that users hold appropriate authorisations.
  • Ensure plant is adequately maintained and fit for use, including maintaining cleanliness
  • Apply understanding of plant and equipment specifications, including limits of use
  • Maintain relevant plant authorisations
  • Provide on-the-job training and general assistance to support trades/crews
  • Contribute to the development of work/safety instructions

About you

  • HR drivers Licence minimum
  • Front end loader (LB), Forklift, EWP & C2 crane licence/certification (or ability and willingness to obtain)
  • Demonstrated high level technical expertise in field
  • Knowledge and experience in plant and equipment maintenance
  • OH&S General Induction Card

Apply now

Apply through our Recruitment Portal by submitting your resume and a cover letter that clearly outlines the key skills, knowledge and experience you can bring to the role. You should also address the ‘About you’ criteria above.

To learn more about the role, we encourage you to contact Paul Bradley, Program Delivery Lead Overhead Assets on 0414 510 334.

For guidance with the application process, contact

Applications close midnight 07 May 2024.


At Evoenergy, you’ll enjoy benefits such as:

· Competitive remuneration

· Subsidised gym membership

· Leadership and professional development programs

· Employee rewards and recognition

We’re an Equal Opportunity Employer and embrace a diverse, inclusive, and respective culture, where people are empowered to fulfil their potential. We welcome people with diverse skills, experiences, perspectives and backgrounds – and encourage applications to apply regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability.


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