Operations Technicians (Trades Assistants)

  • Full Time Permanent positions based at multiple locations across Bayside area
  • Play an essential role in keeping Baysides Parks & Open Space areas presentable
  • $53,439 to $59,852 per annum ($27.04 to $29.58 per hour) plus 9.5% superannuation


At Bayside Council, we are committed to a positive, flexible and supportive workplace culture, where our people and customers feel respected and valued. We are proud to serve our community through operating with transparency, integrity and in the best interests of the Bayside community to deliver exceptional service.

Purpose of the role

The City Presentation directorate ensures that our area is presented in an aesthetically pleasing manner, that is clean, enjoyable to live in and instils pride in our community.

The ideal candidate will act as the face of Council to the general public assisting Senior Operations Technicians and Team Leaders to deliver essential services in the area of planned and reactive activities to maintain the quality of Councils parks and open spaces.

Key Responsibilities

This role works day to day as part of a small crew to conduct a wide range of activities and to ensure that all allocated work and/or programs are met. Duties will involve:

  • Maintenance of Councils parks, trees, open spaces and related assets
  • Carrying out works in response to the effects of extreme weather conditions, storms and natural disasters
  • Delivering essential services across Council including; arboriculture, horticulture, turf maintenance, tractor driving, landscaping and traffic management activities.

Essential Requirements

  • General schooling to Year 10 or 12 and/or relevant experience.
  • A SafeWork NSW white card (General construction induction card).
  • Current Class C Drivers Licence


What can we offer you

As an employer, Bayside Council offers a flexible and family-friendly working environment supported by a generous and tangible reward and recognition program with ongoing training and development opportunities.


On top of a competitive salary, our people enjoy:

  • A Rostered Day Off every fortnight.
  • 3 extra days off during Christmas each year (pro-rata)
  • 15 days sick leave each year.
  • 2 days health and wellbeing leave from your sick leave balance each year.
  • Additional parental leave entitlements for both parents.


Apply Now

Your application should include an up-to-date resume (max 3 pages) and a covering letter (max 2 pages), outlining how your skills and experience meet the focus competencies, key accountabilities and challenges of the role and how you espouse Bayside Council values.

Closing Date: Wednesday 1 April 2020

Salary Range: $53,439.97 to $59,852.63 per annum plus 9.5% superannuation


Bayside Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to an equitable, diverse and socially inclusive work environment.



23/03/2020 $0 CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs 1 Trades & Services
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