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Position Vacant | Plant Operator – Infrastructure (Roads)


Positions Vacant

Position Vacant | Plant Operator – Infrastructure (Roads)

Closing Date: Tuesday 11 April – 5PM

The Role:

Undertake the safe and efficient operation of plant on road construction, maintenance projects and miscellaneous works within the Shire in accordance with Council’s Operational Plan and Budget.

Key responsibilities:

  • Perform Road maintenance, road construction, structures, concrete, and miscellaneous operations.
  • Ensure plant operation is consistent with manufacturer’s specifications and ensure the work is undertaken in the most effective manner.
  • Undertake maintenance in accordance with the daily plant check sheets.
  • Ensure that all plant and equipment including council vehicles under the control of the operator are maintained appropriately, and that any defects are recorded and promptly notified to the workshop.
  • Ensure correct and adequate roadworks signage is installed and maintained.
  • Ensure all work records are accurately recorded including gravel quantities, chainages worked and work category.
  • Contribute to camps being maintained in a safe, clean and proper manner.
  • Participate as a member of Council’s multi-skilled workforce and undertake other duties including labouring as required by operational activities.

About You

  • Current Queensland ‘MC’ Class Driver’s Licence
  • Certificates of Competency for a Backhoe, Roller and Loader
  • Current General Construction Induction Card
  • Ability to operate plant and equipment in a safe and efficient manner
  • Up to date knowledge of construction and maintenance techniques and approaches

Applications must be submitted to Human Resources  by 5:00pm on Tuesday, 11th April 2023

To apply, please forward a cover letter addressing the job criteria and your CV to hrmanager@mornington.qld.gov.au.

Download position description here


HR Manager

Phone: 0408 483 537

Email:  hrmanager@mornington.qld.gov.au

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