Depot Services Assistant

$49,494 - $54,939 yearly
  • Maitland City Council
  • Maitland Skate Park, 285-287 High Street, Maitland NSW 2320, Australia
  • Dec 28, 2020
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Other Trades and Services

Job Description

Are you our next Depot Services Assistant?

About the role

As Council’s Depot Services Assistant you will assist in the daily operations and maintenance of Council’s Depot facilities and will provide support to Council’s stores, workshop and fabrication staff. In this role you will undertake daily inspections on the Depot sheds, yard, and car park and will act as general caretaker for the Depot by ensuring all areas are kept clean and equipment and stockpiles are well maintained. You will also be responsible for the delivery of diesel fuel to Council work sites and will help to maintain Depot security by ensuring fencing, security alarm beams and gates are maintained adequately.

About you

To be successful in this role you will have experience in the caretaking and maintenance of industrial premises. Further to this, you will possess strong time management skills and have an ability to multi-task and execute tasks in a timely fashion. Your commitment to providing a high level of service to internal stakeholders, and the ability to work as part of a team will also be essential to success in this role

Possession of a HR driver’s licence and WorkCover Front End Loader and Forklift certificate of competence will be essential to success in this role. Although not essential, possession of a White Card will be highly regarded.


This is a permanent full-time role, working 38 hours per week, with a base salary ranging $49,494 up to $54,939 per year based on demonstrated competencies + allowances + 9.5% p.a. super. Work hours are currently 6.45am- 3.45pm Monday- Friday.

Council also offers a range of other benefits for its employees including:

  • Monthly RDO
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Access to our Healthy Employee Program (HEP): including reduced gym memberships and subsidies for programs that improve health and wellbeing
  • Long Service Leave after five years
  • Paid parental leave


If after reading the role charter you have any questions, contact Manny Kallis, Operations Manager Services, on 02 4934 9623.

Applications close: Sunday 10 January 2021

Please note, prior to an offer of employment being made, recommended candidates will be required to undertake a medical assessment (including drug and alcohol testing). Council also completes a range of other pre-employment checks which may include reference checks, employment history checks (past 5 years), psychometric testing or a criminal history check. For more information about the recruitment process, visit our website and search ‘work with us’.

Role Charter PDF 133.16 KB

Job Closing Date

Jan 10, 2021