Council Careers & Volunteers

Heavy Plant Operator

By November 1, 2019 No Comments

The Heavy Plant Operator will be responsible for the operation and general maintenance of Council plant such as roller and other equipment, for road construction and maintenance. It also provides support including assisting with labouring duties to work teams, as directed from time to time.

The position calls for physically demanding work to be undertaken in a hot and humid climate on a day to day basis. It is the responsibility of the incumbent to ensure they are physically fit and able to efficiently and consistently undertake these tasks. This includes a requirement for the incumbent to maintain their weight at or below the Safe Working Load (SWL) for the seat of the machinery and equipment the position is required to operate.

More information about the responsibilities and requirements for this position can be found in the enclosed position description.

Benefits of this position include:

  • Permanent, full time position
  • LGEA Level 5 – $2,014.79 per fortnight
  • Industry Allowance of $55.50 per fortnight and other applicable Award allowances
  • Up to 12% superannuation
  • Rostered day off every fortnight
  • 5 weeks annual leave

Contact Person:  Grant Bell, Foreperson Construction & Maintenance 0400 810 540 (during business hours only)

APPLICATIONS CLOSE:    Sunday 17 November 2019