First listed on: 13 February 2020



Field Operator (Roller) Identified

 

This position is only available to persons of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent.

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right! 

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment. 

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.


What you need to know...

  • permanent full time - 76 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $47,716 - $56,902 per annum, plus superannuation
  • a 9 day fortnight
  • location - South Grafton
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave

About the role

We have one vacancy in our Civil Services section for people interested in operating a roller with our road construction and maintenance team. Council has multiple teams that deliver a large amount of road construction and maintenance work every year.

The Field Operator (Roller) position offers you the chance to operate this plant throughout the Clarence Valley on its expansive road network in an organisation that values you and is willing to invest in your skills and experience. The role requires that your equipment is kept in good condition and operational at all times and will require you to help out with other duties such as labouring and traffic control from time to time.

We are looking for people with experience in the operation of rollers and other plant in road construction who are also willing to learn new skills and have an enthusiastic attitude.

Download the position description here.

Contact

Allan Donaghey, Supervisor (Roads South Grafton) on 6643 0200.

Closing date

Wednesday, 4 March 2020 11.30 pm (NSW time) daylight savings time.

Other important information

This position is located at Council's Rushforth Road Works Depot, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

Council applies the definition of Aboriginality as defined in the NSW Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1983. The Act requires a person to, be of Aboriginal decent, identify as an Aboriginal person and be accepted by the Aboriginal community in which he/she lives. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants must demonstrate Aboriginality in addition to addressing the selection criterion.

Applicants can demonstrate their Aboriginality by:

  • demonstrating membership of a Local Aboriginal Land Council; or
  • presenting a certificate or paper confirming Aboriginality from a recognised Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander community organisation with a common seal.

A probation period applies to this position.

 How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website www.clarence.nsw.gov.au..
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website.  

 Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.




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