Road Management and Operations General Operator

Job No: WSC2599
Location: Yarram, VIC

Road Management and Operations General Operator, Position No.805

Permanent Full-Time

Band 2 $52,606 - $53,987 per annum plus 9.5% statutory superannuation

An opportunity exists at our Yarram depot for an enthusiastic and experienced Road Management and Operations General Operator to provide general support services to the road crew including truck driving, tractor operation, loader operation, grass cutting and labouring resources. 

The successful applicant will be a team player with skills and extensive experience in all aspects of plant operation for the construction and maintenance of roads. Success in this position will rely on your ability to work under minimal supervision and communicate effectively with the community.

If you are self-motivated with a good understanding of Occupational Health and Safety in relation to the operation of machinery, we look forward to receiving your application.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below:

  • Ability to operate tractors, trucks, loaders, plant and equipment used for road maintenance.
  • Knowledge and understanding of materials, methods and procedures used in road maintenance and construction.
  • Sound written and oral ability, capacity to undertake Certificate III level training in Civil Construction Road Maintenance and Construction.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
  • Demonstrated enthusiasm for a career in Local Government road maintenance.

Why Wellington?
We use award-winning technologies to seek and implement innovative improvements across the organisation. We work hard to position ourselves as a leader in local government, continuously improving our diverse range of services for the betterment of our community.

Don’t just listen to us, here’s what our staff say:

‘Proud to be a Wellington Shire employee.’
‘Great organisation, passionate and highly motivated staff – pleasure to be part of it.’
‘Perhaps the most collegial, friendly organisation I have joined.’
‘It was a good life choice to come and work with the team at Wellington.’

We acknowledge we couldn’t do it without great people. We offer a rewarding culture of innovation and continued learning; and a collaborative, supportive environment.

Wellington Shire Council is committed to upholding the Child Safe Standards and associated legislative requirements

Why not Wellington?

About Wellington
Wellington Shire is Victoria’s third largest municipality. Its 10,924m2 extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the famous Ninety Mile Beach. Sale is a 2.5 hour drive east of Melbourne and the region boasts excellent sporting, educational, and recreational facilities. Visit to find out why the Wellington Shire is a great place to live and work.

How to Apply:
Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 18 February 2018.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

You will be prompted to respond to the key selection criteria and upload your Resume via our website

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