First listed on: 05 October 2018

Plant Operator 


Are you a passionate outdoor operator who wants to work in a job that helps maintain Darwin as a tropical liveable capital city that creates opportunity and choice for its community?

A fantastic opportunity has become available at the City of Darwin's Parks and Reserves team for an enthusiastic Plant Operator on a permanent basis. In cooperation with the Team Leader the successful candidate will productively engage in the maintenance and development of Councils parks and reserves and the establishment and maintenance of landscapes.

This position requires self-motivation and the ability to problem solve. The successful candidate will have basic computer skills managing their tasks through Microsoft Outlook.

The successful applicant will have relevant certificate III qualification and/ or 3 (three) years' experience, Backhoe Operating Ticket or Competency, White Card, MR Licence and a Level 2 and 3 Work Zone Traffic Management ticket.

Previous Applicants need not apply.

Applications close 5pm 22 October 2018

To find out more about this role or to review the PD, visit us: or contact Human Resources on 08 8930 0689. For more information about Council, please visit

Applications addressing the selection criteria and accompanied by a resume should be submitted through our recruitment system prior to the closing date.

As part of Council's recruitment process, successful applications will undergo pre-employment assessments, which may include a medical.

City of Darwin offers six weeks annual leave, district allowance, salary sacrifice options, and the opportunity for continuous professional development and learning.

Scott Waters
Chief Executive Officer


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