Carpenter and General Tradesperson - Werribee Open Range Zoo

  • 2 x Fixed Term Full Time positions (12 months)
  • Werribee Open Range Zoo Facilities Team
  • 5/2 roster ( Sunday - Thursday and Tuesday - Saturday, including public holidays)
  • Band Trade
  • Salary from $74,000 to $81,700 per annum + Superannuation

Zoos Victoria operates three landmark zoos, Healesville Sanctuary, Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo. Victoria's zoos are made up of passionate, energetic and driven employees committed to fighting wildlife extinction. Every person, from the extensive range of disciplines, plays an important role in helping the organisation realise its vision to become a world leading zoo-based conservation organisation.

Reporting to the Facilities and Assets Operations Manager  the facilities team are focused on business as usual activities including reactive and preventative maintenance works.  These works can be standard building repairs, fencing works, fleet breakdowns, reactive callouts or preventative maintenance programmed works. These available roles will see team members become part of a strong, motivated, cohesive and results-oriented team working onsite to ensure conservation goals are met while supporting WORZ in its effort to be a world class zoo inspiring guests to become everyday conservation heroes.

 Selection Criteria

  • Trade Certificate or experience specialising in Building or carpentry.
  • Victorian Motor vehicle license essential
  • Appropriate machinery and equipment licences ( Front end loader, forklift, bobcat)
  • Proven ability to deliver high standards of work while working to a timeline.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively in a team and contribute to a positive team culture.
  • Maintaining safe work practices including JSEAs & basic risk analysis
  • Further selection criteria included in the Position Descriptions attached.

For more information on this role, please refer to the position descriptions on our website under our "Current Vacancies" page.


Applications close Thursday 8 April 2021 at 5pm

30/03/2021 $0 Western Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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