Plant Operator

  • Ararat Rural City Council
  • Ararat VIC, Australia
  • 04 May, 2021
Full time Transportation Services

Job Description

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.

About Us:

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.

To Apply:

Please ensure that your application includes:

  • Covering letter;
  • A copy of your current resume including 2 referees;

For more information, please contact the Human Resources team on (03) 5355 0202 or

Applications close:   Monday 17 May 2021 @ 4.00pm

Job Closing Date

17 May, 2021