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Grader Operator (Maintenance) - Eidsvold/Mundubbera

North Burnett Regional Council

Date posted: May 28, 2024

Closes: Jun 22, 2024

  • Work type: Permanent Full-time
  • Location: Mundubbera / Eisdvold
  • Commuter use vehicle
  • Base Salary: $60,247.20 - $71,304.78 + Super

 Why work with us?

There really is no better place to live, work and play than naturally beautiful North Burnett.  Home to 6 main townships plus quaint villages, the region boasts incredible National Parks, is agriculturally diverse, and offers an idyllic relaxed lifestyle.

Work-life balance, this role offers Rostered days off, allowing you to enjoy our beautiful rural location, and relaxed natural environment, while having the space and freedom to explore your potential.

Community and connection, find a sense of belonging and build authentic and meaningful relationships within our close-knit communities.

Affordable living, enjoy a lower cost of living and better housing affordability.

Rural lifestyleenjoy the rural landscapes, clean air, and laid-back atmosphere.

Rewarding careerthis is an exciting time to be joining the team.  North Burnett Regional Council offer a dynamic working environment with opportunities for professional development and initiatives to support a healthy work/life balance.

About the role

North Burnett Regional Council is currently seeking a Grader Operator in the Civil Construction team based in Mundubbera or Eidsvold. Reporting to the Civil Works Supervisor, you will Operate a Grader to perform maintenance grading in line with road treatment criteria’s, including mixing best sourced gravels, reforming a road incorporating the crown, crossfall, table drains and catch drains to provide a quality finish on the pavement surface to Council’s standard.

 About you

You will have demonstrated civil construction knowledge and substantial experience in a similar role, excellent interpersonal skills, value a workplace that holds safety to a high standard, and at a minimum possess a current competency in grader operations (RII) and an unrestricted HR or HC class driver’s licence.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Possess a Work Safe in the Construction Industry Induction Certificate (White Card).
  • Relevant plant operator competency (evidence).
  • Traffic Management Implementation Program licence.
  • Traffic Control Industry Authority

Benefits of working at Council

  • Be part of a passionate and talented team
  • Competitive salaries, plus 12% superannuation
  • Generous leave provisions
  • Healthy work/ life balance
  • Rostered days off (RDO)
  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Employee ‘Study Assistance’ scheme
  • Employee Assistance Program for work or non-work-related matters

Applications close:  10:00pm, Sunday 21 June 2024

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Darren Simpson from the People and Performance Team on 0499 781 280.

 Additional Information

Please refer to the Position Description for full details regarding the responsibilities and requirements of this position.

If your experience looks a little different from what we’ve identified and you think you can bring value to the role, we would love to learn more about you and appreciate your application.

North Burnett Regional Council is a drug and alcohol-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To be considered for this position, you must have adequate unrestricted rights to work in Australia.

North Burnett Regional Council reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date, or extend the closing date, without prior notice.

Accommodation / housing – the North Burnett Region offers affordable accommodation options, particularly if you are looking at getting into the housing market.  Contact our local real-estate agents directly to discuss potential opportunities.  If you are looking for short-term/rental accommodation, again, please contact our local Real Estate agents directly to discuss suitable options.

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