Plant Operator Labourer - Casual Pool

$30.47 hourly
  • Wandering Shire Council
  • Shire of Wandering, WA, Australia
  • 27 Aug, 2021
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Transportation Services

Job Description

Closing Date: 30-Oct-2021 12:00 AM

An opportunity exists for self-motivated, enthusiastic, team focused individuals to join our Casual Pool for Plant Operators/General Hand. The position is responsible for operating and maintaining trucks and other plant and machinery items to assist in the completion of road maintenance and construction projects. The roles will also be required to regularly perform a range of laboring duties associated with road maintenance functions including pothole repairs, signage maintenance and general maintenance of roads, roadsides, footpaths, kerbs, drainage, bridge structures and other assets.

Our ideal candidates will demonstrate

  • Experience and skills in civil infrastructure related works such as plant operation, road construction and maintenance
  • Commitment to organisational values and associated behaviours
  • ‘HR’ class driver’s licence
  • High work ethic, with the commitment to maintaining set standards
  • Hold a Blue or White card (general construction induction card)

A total salary package will be negotiated dependent on qualifications, skills and experience. The salary package includes working a nine day fortnight with an hourly rate of $30.47 (including casual loading), plus up to 14.5% superannuation (conditions apply), performance allowance and industry allowance. PPE is provided upon commencement, and in-house training may also be provided when required.

Potential applicants are encouraged to contact the Executive Manager Technical Services; Barry Gibbs by phoning 0429 684 217 to further discuss this position. The position description is available by clicking here, or by phone (08) 9884 1056.

Please note that no closing date for this position. Applications will only be considered until the positions are filled. This means that the vacancy may close without notice. If you are interested in this position, we highly recommend you apply as soon as possible.

To apply please submit a cover letter and a copy of your resume containing work history. This can be done by mailing to 22 Watts Street, Wandering or by email admin@wandering.wa.gov.au or drop into the front counter at the Shire Office.

The Shire of Wandering is an equal opportunity employer, who is committed to providing an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, and people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds.

Belinda Knight

Chief Executive Officer

August 2021

Job Closing Date

30 Oct, 2021