Council is currently seeking two Plant Operators to assist in its road maintenance and construction functions. Both positions are worked over a nine-day fortnight.
SALARY: $55,579 - $59,006 PLUS ALLOWANCES
About the role:
To be successful in this position you will need to possess as a minimum a medium rigid truck licence and have proven experience in the operation of plant and machinery associated with road construction and maintenance. Competence and/or appropriate licences for roller, backhoe, grader, road patching unit and truck and trailer combinations will be viewed favourably.
Ararat Rural City Council is located 2 hours northwest of Melbourne and is a growing regional centre, a trend which is predicted to continue as more people pursue a tree change lifestyle with all essential services at their fingertips. By working at Ararat Rural City Council, you will be contributing to the provision of services that meet the needs and enrich the lives of the Ararat community.
We recognise that our employees are the key to making a difference and delivering our vision for a vibrant and sustainable community. You will be joining a team that is committed to servicing our community in a friendly and professional way. We offer fantastic employee conditions including a 9 day fortnight, flexible working options, health and wellbeing program, professional development opportunities and much more.
Please ensure that your application includes:
For more information, please contact the Human Resources team on (03) 5355 0202 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close: Monday 17 May 2021 @ 4.00pm
Ararat Rural City is a local government area in Victoria, Australia, located in the western part of the state. It covers an area of 4,211 square kilometres (1,626 sq mi) and in June 2018 had a population of 11,795.
It includes the towns of Ararat, Armstrong, Dunneworthy, Lake Bolac, Moyston, Pomonal, Streatham, Tatyoon, Wickliffe and Willaura. It was formed in 1994 from the amalgamation of the City of Ararat, Shire of Ararat and parts of the Shire of Mortlake and Shire of Stawell.
Ararat Rural City is governed and administered by the Ararat Rural City Council; its seat of local government and administrative centre is located at the council headquarters in Ararat. The Rural City is named after the main urban settlement located in the north of the LGA, that is Ararat, which is also the LGA's most populous urban centre with a population of 8,076.