Road Management and Operations Plant Operator

Job No: WSC2742
Location: Maffra, VIC

Road Management and Operations Plant Operator

Position No. 802

Permanent Full Time

Band 3 $55,995 - $59,642 per annum plus 9.5% statutory superannuation, 9-day fortnight. 

An opportunity exists within our Maffra depot for an enthusiastic and experienced Road Management and Operations Plant Operator to join the team. This role will be required to operate major and specialist plant and equipment and provide labour to ensure efficient maintenance of road infrastructure. This role is responsible for improving and maintaining Council roads, drainage, bridges and public areas.

The successful applicant will be a team player who possess 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 plan and organise own work to achieve workplace objectives.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision.
  • Current drivers licence with a heavy vehicle licence endorsement.
  • Experience in general municipal maintenance and construction works.

Why Wellington?

Wellington Shire Council uses 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.

We offer a rewarding culture of innovation, flexibility and continued learning in a collaborative, supportive environment.

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

Wellington Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to encourage applications from people of different backgrounds, abilities, ages, genders and/or sexual orientations and gender identities.

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 less than 3 hours 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 20 October 2019.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.


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