COMMON GROUND TRAILS

WE'RE HIRING

TRAIL & PUMP TRACK BUILDERS & MANAGERS

We are hiring Trail Builders in QLD, VIC and WA.

 

Common Ground Trails is reshaping the world utilising cycling & trails to create the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts and stewards. We work across planning, design & construction of trails and cycling facilities in both urban and natural spaces. Our work is currently focused on mountain bike and walk trails and pump track construction. 

Our team dream, design and build incredible trails and pump tracks, and our business is growing rapidly. We have multiple roles available and we need great people to join us on the adventure (both short and long term). Our team is diverse, we’re inclusive and we’re a bit off-beat, in the best kind of way.

You’ll be directly involved in bringing projects to life, working hard in the outdoors in your preferred state of QLD, VIC or WA. You’ll work smart, safe and connected as part of a team, building pump tracks and trails that you’re psyched to ride and proud to show off.

POSITIONS SUMMARY

Construction Supervisor - Are you a boss on and off the track?
Leading Hand - Can you handle a team as well as you handle a bike?
Operator - Do you throw down in the excavator and on the trails?
Labourer - Can you slap shapes as well as you slap turns?

TO APPLY

 

Construction Supervisor, Leading Hand and Operator full job adverts and applications via Seek only

Labourer applications, email CV and Cover Letter to dreamjob@trails.com.au

Enquiries 
Carl Telfar – Operations Manager - 0419 168 033

Further details on positions below and via Seek

CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR

Are you a boss on and off the trails?

Locations: Positions available in QLD, VIC & WA  (Various city and regional site locations)

Type: Fulltime permanent/Fixed Term Contract

Experience: 3-5 years’ experience in site supervision for the civil, construction or landscaping industries. Experience in trail building and pump track construction highly desirable. Highly experienced MTB/BMX trail/pump track user.

 

Lead a team of legends to create awesome Pump Tracks & Trails. In this role you’ll be managing state wide trail and pump track site operations in your preferred state of QLD or WA. You will work alongside other multi-skilled pump track and trail teams all across Australia. When it comes to our sites, you’re the boss, and you get all the responsibility (and glory) that comes with it! You’ll use your skills in construction, safety, staff supervision and works scheduling to build exceptional pump tracks and trails in line with plans and designs. You’re organised, flexible and a strong communicator. In any given day you might collaborate with the Project Manager online, use your skills (and tickets) to operate machinery, coordinate, schedule and document all works on site and act as the contact for the client. You’ve built MTB/BMX trails and pump/jump tracks before and you’ve ridden more kilometres than you can count. 

Applications via Seek only

LEADING HAND 

Can you handle a team as well as you handle a bike?

Locations: Positions available in QLD, VIC & WA  (Various city and regional site locations)

Type: Fulltime permanent/Fixed Term Contract/Casual

Experience: 2 years’ experience as an Operator or leading hand (specifically in earthworks) in civil, construction or landscaping. Staff supervision in a construction environment. Experienced MTB/BMX trail/pump track user. 

As a skilled rider and supervisor we want you to create awesome Pump Tracks & Trails. In this role you’ll oversee and work alongside our field staff to build high-quality tracks and trails in your preferred state of QLD or WA. You have the skills to interpret site surveys and plans and have knowledge of material placement and compaction. You have the communication skills and confidence to lead a team to complete works to daily deadlines, while staying safe and creating awesome shapes along the way. You can problem solve on the fly and have the skills (and tickets) to jump on a machine or test jump a feature. You get bonus points for having a trade background.

Applications via Seek only

OPERATOR

Can you throw down in the excavator and on the trails?

Locations: Positions available in QLD, VIC & WA  (Various city and regional site locations)

Type: Fulltime permanent/Fixed Term Contract/Casual

Experience: 2+ years’ experience as an operator (specifically in earthworks) in landscaping, civil construction or trail building. Multiple nationally accredited tickets. Experienced MTB/BMX trail/pump track user.

In this role you’ll operate machinery as part a team to build fun and challenging pump tracks and trails. You know how important levels, shapes, and lines are when it comes to building and riding a pump track, creating flow trail, or bombing a jump line. Your operator skills are top notch; you’re safe, you’re quick, you can follow plans and you are great in a team. You get bonus points if you have experience with asphalt works or a HR truck licence.

Applications via Seek only

PROJECT MANAGER

Can you plan a project as well as you plan your outdoor adventures?

Locations: Brisbane, QLD

Type: Fulltime permanent/Fixed Term Contract

Experience: 5 years’ experience within a civil construction environment or a similar role. Proven and successful experience in leading complex projects. Strong understanding and/or passion for mountain biking and trail construction highly desirable.

Our team is seeking an experienced and successful Project Manager that loves trails, riding bikes, or the outdoors! Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will use your extensive project management background to drive efficient delivery. Working construction projects Australia wide, you will be renowned for great communication and excellent project execution. You’ll use your experience in construction, safety, resourcing and scheduling to successfully deliver multiple concurrent projects managing multiple teams and subcontractors all while being able to have fun in a great team environment.

Project Manager applications, email CV and Cover Letter to dreamjob@trails.com.au

Locations: Positions available in QLD, VIC & WA  (Various city and regional site locations)

Type: Fixed Term Contract/Casual

Experience: Construction site awareness, physically fit, labourer/trade background preferred. Experienced MTB/BMX trail/pump track user.

In this role you’ll be getting dirty and doing the physical work required when building incredible pump tracks and trails. You’re physically fit, strong, ride bikes and you’re happy to work outdoors and away from home. You’ll be a part of team that follows safety procedures, takes direction well and gets the job done. You’ve worked with your hands before in landscaping, farming, construction or a trade and you’re ready to build the kind of tracks and trails that you love to ride.

Labourer applications, email CV and Cover Letter to dreamjob@trails.com.au

Can you slap shapes as well as you slap turns?

LABOURER