Telehandler Driver / Manitou Operator Jobs in Brisbane

Telehandler Manitou Driver Positions

Rednax Brisbane Labour Hire is inundated with daily inquiries from residential, commercial, and civil building groups in urgent need of skilled workers. Our company is the ideal solution for those seeking a wide range of telescopic handler jobs in Brisbane, whether it be short-term or long-term, casual, part-time, or full-time positions.

Telehandler Operator Roles Available

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Basic, general information.

We are looking for qualified manitou operators Brisbane wide. The right candidate will be hardworking, reliable and punctual.

We eagerly welcome skilled and qualified telehandler drivers! Feel free to share your resume with us and drop by for an in-person visit. We look forward to meeting you.

Brisbane Manitou Driver Job Description

Telehandler drivers play a crucial role within the overall team of a construction, industrial, or logistics site. Their significance lies in the specialized expertise and versatility they bring to various operations. These drivers are trained to handle telescopic handlers, which are powerful machines designed to lift and move heavy loads with precision and efficiency. Their importance can be highlighted through the following aspects.

Firstly, manitou drivers are responsible for ensuring the safe and efficient movement of materials and equipment. These machines have the capability to reach great heights and extend their arms, making them invaluable for tasks that require lifting and placing objects in hard-to-reach areas. The drivers’ expertise ensures that materials are manoeuvred carefully, reducing the risk of accidents, damages, or injuries on the worksite.

Secondly, telehandler drivers significantly enhance the productivity and pace of various projects. Their skilful operation of manitou handlers streamlines the workflow, reducing downtime and delays caused by manual labour or less capable equipment. As a result, tasks are completed more swiftly, enabling the team to meet project deadlines and maintain a smooth construction or operational process.

Moreover, these operators contribute to the overall cost-effectiveness of the team. By efficiently handling materials, manitou drivers minimize wastage and prevent potential losses due to mishandling. The machines’ lifting capabilities also reduce the need for manual labour, allowing for optimized manpower distribution and potentially reducing labour costs.

In addition to their technical skills, telehandler drivers are vital for their ability to communicate and collaborate effectively with other team members. They often work in close coordination with ground personnel, crane operators, and supervisors to ensure seamless execution of tasks. Effective communication among team members is essential to avoid misunderstandings and maintain a safe working environment.

Furthermore, manitou operators are essential for maintaining and inspecting their equipment regularly. They are responsible for identifying any potential issues with the telehandlers and reporting them promptly. This proactive approach ensures that the machinery remains in optimal condition, reducing the risk of breakdowns and associated project delays.

If you are looking for a telehandler job that is fulfilling and viable for furthering your skillset, please feel free to reach out. We are currently taking on interviews with qualified individuals. Make sure you are at the top of our call list by submitting your resume today!


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  • Increased Compensation?
  • Consistent Earnings?
  • Stable Employers?
  • Additional Pay for Overtime?
  • Extra Compensation for Penalty Hours?
  • Allowances for Meals?

Telehandler Driver Job Tasks Include

Manitou operators handle several key tasks that optimise the worksite and make the workflow more efficient. Some of these tasks are:

  • Operating telehandlers to meet the requests and requirements of clients
  • Loading and unloading materials and deliveries
  • Moving materials and deliveries to and from storage areas, construction sites, machines and loading docks

Manitou Operator Essential Criteria

The successful applicant must have:

  • White Card
  • Asbestos Awareness Certificate
  • Telehandler Gold Ticket (For under 3 tonne)
  • Non Slewing Crane Ticket (For over 3 tonne)
  • Their own transportation

Specifics of this Telehandler Operating Job in Brisbane

  • Hours: To Be Negotiated
  • Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual
  • Salary: To be negotiated
  • Long term work on offer for the right people

To Apply

To apply, kindly send your resume to or reach out to us at 0404 205 527 via call or text for a discussion.

At Rednax Recruitment, we understand the importance of earning potential and are dedicated to assisting individuals in finding secure employment. We are committed to promoting equal job opportunities, embracing diversity, and encouraging applications from all age groups.

Rednax Recruitment

Location – 2/22 Adelaide St, Carina QLD 4152

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Benefits of Manitou Operating Work

Being a manitou driver provides a slew of factors that make it an enticing and beneficial career choice. Firstly, operating a telehandler gives you the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment. Whether it’s on a construction site, in an industrial setting, or in logistics, you will encounter various tasks and challenges that keep your job interesting and engaging. The versatility of the telehandler allows you to take on different responsibilities, making each day unique and exciting.

Additionally, telehandler driver work offers a sense of empowerment and responsibility. As the operator of this powerful machine, you are entrusted with handling heavy loads and ensuring their safe movement. Your skills and expertise directly impact the efficiency of the operation, making you a vital part of the team. This level of responsibility can lead to a strong sense of accomplishment and pride in your work.

Moreover, being a telehandler driver allows you to witness tangible results of your efforts. You play a key role in the smooth functioning of various projects. From lifting materials to placing them at precise locations, you directly contribute to the progress of construction, infrastructure, and other essential ventures. This sense of contribution can be immensely satisfying and gratifying.

Another advantage of telehandler driver work is the potential for career growth and development. As you gain experience and master your skills, you may have opportunities to take on more challenging projects or advance to higher positions within the industry. Employers often value experienced and competent telehandler drivers, opening doors to a fulfilling and stable career path.

Being a telehandler driver also allows you to build strong connections within the industry. You will work closely with various professionals, including ground personnel, supervisors, and project managers. This networking can lead to valuable opportunities, and your reputation as a skilled telehandler driver can open doors for future collaborations.

Brisbane Telehandler Operators Available

Rednax Recruitment offers top-notch employees to businesses and companies throughout various Brisbane suburbs, including Upper Kedron, Red Hill, Rochedale, Corinda, Salisbury, Woolloongabba, Lota, Toowong, Nundah, East Brisbane, Carina, Clayfield, Moorooka, Keperra, and Hawthorne. Our skilled workforce thrives in both residential and commercial work sites, providing a diverse and captivating career experience within the local area.

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