EOI - Western Sydney Airport Station Boxes and Tunnelling Project - Tunnelling Workforce Opportunities

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Expression of Interest - Sydney Metro, Western Sydney Airport – Tunnelling Workforce Opportunities

CPB Contractors in joint venture with Ghella have been selected by the NSW Government to deliver the Sydney Metro - Western Sydney Airport Station Boxes and Tunnelling Works (WSA-SBT). The project will involve the design and construction of a new metro tunnel around 9.8 kilometres in length between St Marys in the north and the Aerotropolis Core precinct in the south.

The design and construction scope includes the following:

  • two sections of twin running, tunnel boring machines, tunnels with a total combined length of approximately 9.8 km, plus associated portal dive structures and tunnel support activities  
  • station box excavations with temporary ground support at St Marys, Orchard Hills, Western Sydney Airport Terminal, Western Sydney Aerotropolis and two intermediate service facilities, one in each of the tunnel sections. 

Major works commenced in 2022 and continue until 2025.  

We are looking to build our talent pool and are seeking motivated, talented and driven individuals to join CPBG’s tunnel teams to help deliver this iconic project and to leave an amazing legacy for the people of Western Sydney.  Please express your interest that matches your background and experience for the following opportunities (please note that this is not an exhaustive list of opportunities):

Tunnel Personnel: Operators (Plant, Dump Truck, Gantry, Crane, Jumbo, Loader, Excavator, Water Treatment Plant), Electrical Tradespersons, Form workers, Mechanical Tradesperson (Boilermaker, Fitters), TBM Operators, Tunnellers, Rock Bolters, Shotcreters, Store Persons, General Labourers, Ring Builders, Yardman & New Entrants.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to deliver a key piece of Sydney’s infrastructure with a Tier 1 construction company
  • A culture that values diversity, innovation, respect and teamwork

CPB Contractors and Ghella are equal opportunity employers and are committed to workplace diversity at our offices and projects. We support women in construction and Indigenous advancement and participation, and encourage people of all cultural backgrounds to apply.

Please note: This role is being sourced directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies.

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