Plant Operator


About Us
Dungog Shire Council supports a growing rural community of over 9000 residents in the Hunter region of NSW. We are committed to ensuring the ongoing and consistent delivery of local services that are valued by our community.
Dungog is a beautiful part of regional NSW only one hour from Newcastle and within good proximity to other strategic centres in the Hunter Valley.  Our lifestyle is enviable with access to the World Heritage-listed Barrington Tops National Park with easy walks, mountain biking, overnight hikes, great picnic, fishing and camping spots, and locally you can enjoy affordable housing, gourmet food, craft beer breweries and wineries.

About the Role
We are looking for a motivated team member with demonstrated experience and competence in the operation of civil earth moving plant. You will also have a sound Knowledge of civil works in relation to road construction and maintenance as well as a class MR Drivers Licence as a minimum. You will have significant experience in the construction industry and have a Construction Industry Induction Card (white card). Competence in the operation of small plant and equipment (such as a Chainsaw) is also essential.

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in the road maintenance and construction industry with a passion for safety and quality.

Whats on Offer
The position is offered on a permanent full time basis and is placed at Grade 4 of Councils salary system. The salary offered is in the range of $1,026.80 to $1,154.91 (plus super and allowances), per week depending upon competency level and in accordance with Councils Salary Policy. This position currently offers a benefit of a 38 hour 4 day working week with ongoing training and professional development.

How to Apply
Please visit to access a copy of the position description for the full selection criteria. Applicants are required to address the selection criteria for this role. Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered.

Closing Date for applications: 9:00am Thursday 19 November 2020

09/11/2020 $0 Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter 1 Construction
Apply for this job

Option 1: Use this option if you want to upload a new cover letter and a Resume file

Apply Now ! Send Your Resume