The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes is seeking to appoint an experienced, motivated and reliable Works Leading Hand/ Grader Operator.

This position will be responsible for construction and maintenance activities with the delivery of general grader operations and final trim grading throughout the shires road network. This includes accountability to ensure shires public roads and infrastructure are maintained to a safe and serviceable condition to provide the best possible service delivery to the community.

Under the supervision of the Works Coordinator the successful applicant will provide:

  • onsite coordination of works and services staff involved in undertaking Council’s works and maintenance programmes
  • lead works teams undertaking civil works and maintenance tasks
  • efficiently control and monitor plant and materials usage.

The position is full time and salary is in accordance with the Level 6 of the Municipal Employees (Western Australia) Award, 2011 and the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes Outside Works Staff Enterprise Agreement at an hourly rate of $34.51.

Working hours are 76 per nine day fortnight from 7.00am to 4.00pm for 8 days and 7.00am to 3.30pm on the ninth day. The rostered day off is to be taken every second Monday. By agreement, the summertime start may be moved forward to 6.00am.

Applicants will need to address the Selection Criteria in the information package for the position. A package can be downloaded here or can be obtained by emailing careers@bridgetown.wa.gov.au.