Plant Operator Labourer
Permanent Full Time
Remuneration $57,768 per annum (LGIA Stream B Level 5 + Site Allowance)
As an employee of Rockhampton Regional Council, you will join a diverse and innovative team of more than 800 employees supported by good leadership, who proudly deliver services and make a difference to the lives of people living and working
within the region.
About the Position
Undertake plant operation, truck driving and labouring tasks as part of a multi-disciplined team that is responsible for the construction and maintenance of the Council’s water and sewerage infrastructure assets in accordance with recognised standards.
Do you love working outdoors and are skilled and experienced in Plant Operation? Fitzroy River Water is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Plant Operator/Labourer to join their team specialising in water and sewer construction. You will be responsible for a wide range of plant operation and labouring tasks, along with servicing and maintaining Council’s trucks and heavy earthmoving equipment.
You will have a great team attitude, with the flexibility to work within multiple teams, and have experience within civil construction environment. Your experience in undertaking general labouring duties, including pipe laying and concreting and your ability to operate and maintain small machines and hand tools will assist with your success in this role. With a positive attitude and focus on the community, you will be dedicated to providing a quality service to both internal and external customers.
Applicants who hold Skid steer/Backhoe tickets, Traffic Management Implementation and Design and Confined Space Certificates are strongly encouraged to apply
This position requires the completion of a satisfactory Criminal History Check - Police Certificate (Australia Wide Name Only Police Check).
To be considered for this position you must respond to each dot point below within a 1-2 page cover letter. Please ensure each position requirement is clearly labelled in your cover letter. We strongly encourage applicants to utilise Council’s cover letter template which can be found on the Council website.
- MR Class Licence, Excavator and Front End Loader Ticket and experience in the operation and servicing of these machines.
- Construction and maintenance experience within water and sewerage infrastructure.
- Ability to work well within a team environment as well as autonomously, with a positive attitude.
How to Apply
To be considered for this opportunity, click the ‘Apply’ button above to complete your online application. You will be required to upload a current resume and cover letter addressing the above dot points in 1-2 pages.
Applications Close: Monday 25 March 2019 at Midnight (AEST)