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Aerolite Quarries Pty Ltd


Note: Scoria is a mineral that is quarried only in extinct volcanoes in the southern Victorian area. It is composed of a complex range of different compounds and minerals with a structure that is highly vesicular. It this looks like a rock sponge. The lightest and best of this material is mined in the Anakie area to the south west of Melbourne at two quarries owned by the Aerolite group.

                      Plant 2


Plant 1

Outline of available positions:

Location of Company's site:
   Aerolite Quarries Pty Ltd
         Old Boundary R
 Anakie. VIC 3215


Aerolite is involved in the quarrying of scoria based aggregates from its quarry sites to the south west of Melbourne.  Extraction is performed using excavators and bulldozers with the material processed through three crushing plants and one washing plant. The operation uses a number of Hyundai loaders for sales loading and general use.

The company has been in operation from 1996. Reserves of un-quarried material are estimated to last for at least 100 years. Current total employment in the company is 20 people in direct employment supported by a range of other contractors.  

The quarry is located 50 kms to the south west of Melbourne or 25 kms to the north of Geelong VIC in a country setting. (Maps showing the location of the quarry can be found at on our web page at http://www.aerolite.com.au/map.htm

 Current Open Positions:

 The following position are currently available: 

Equipment  operator: 

The person we are looking for will have had experience in the operation of medium sized loaders in a quarrying or mining environment. Enqueries fom someone who has experience in sales loader work and who has other capabilities in truck driving, excavator or dozer operations would be ideal.

 The person must be a self started and be able to work in a small team environment. 

Conditions of employment

The positions offered would be fulltime positions with a base working week of 40 hrs per week. Persons would be employed under the company’s current workplace agreement (a copy of which can be provided on request

Base salary would be negotiated on the basis of age and experience .

The nominal working week is 5 days by 8 hr days worked between Monday to Saturday to suit the current operation needs.

 Further Information:

Further information can be found by emailing enquireies or a resume to :                                      trevor@aerolite.com.au


Contact Details:

Aerolite Quarries Pty Ltd,

Old Boundary Road,

Anakie Victoria 3213

Phone: 03 52 841243

Fax: 03 52 841 395

Email Here:

Postal Address:

PO Box 472,

North Geelong, VIC, 3215

AH: 0419874982