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Plant Operator 2 - Town and Village Maintenance

Bland Shire Council

Date posted: February 27, 2024

Closes: May 27, 2024

About us

We are Bland Shire Council, a rural Council servicing a small growing community of approximately 5900 residents, centred in West Wyalong, and spread over a large area of 8,558 square kilometres, providing an authentic rural lifestyle with the conveniences of the city well within reach.

Bland Shire Council provides excellent career opportunities across a large range of professions and trades. We provide employment to approximately 135 staff, who are friendly and welcoming of all new employees. We encourage a safe and professional working environment for employees, with an emphasis on customer satisfaction.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a Plant Operator 2 to assist with the maintenance of parks, gardens, sporting field operations and all urban areas within the Bland Shire.

What we are looking for in you

Essential Criteria:

  • Current Medium Rigid Driver Licence
  • WHS Construction Induction (White) Card

Highly Desirable Criteria:

  • Current AQF3 Chemical Accreditation
  • SafeWork NSW Traffic Control Work Training Card, specifically Traffic Controller (TCR) and Traffic Management Implementer (IMP)

What we have to offer:

As a valued member of our team, you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary and opportunity for salary progression
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Access to 6.5 weeks long service leave after 5 years of service
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • 9 day fortnight roster
  • Learning and career development opportunities
  • All PPE Supplied
  • Allowance, overtime and call out penalties when required
  • Hourly rate from $29.00 to $31.56, includes Adverse Working Conditions Allowance 1
  • Plus a 11% Council Superannuation contribution

How you can apply:

Before applying, please review the POSITION DESCRIPTION.

Please address the questions on the application page on the website . When responding to the questions, please include detailed relevant examples of your skills and experience.

You'll have the opportunity to attach your cover letter and resume.

For more information regarding the Plant Operator 2 position, please contact Peter Turner, Foreman-Urban on (02) 6972 2266.

We are Bland Shire

A place where people are valued, an environment that is respected, a future that is bright and a community that is proud.

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