Position Details
Reference Number 10121
Position Title Works Primary Labourer - Merimbula
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Group Transport & Utilities
Location Merimbula
Award Classification Local Government (State) Award 2017 - Band 1 Level 3
Salary $924.50
Hours 38
Position Summary

Works Primary Labourer – Merimbula

  • Beautiful country and ocean location
  • Permanent full time position – 38 hours per week
  • Competitive employment conditions

Nestled between rolling country side and some of the best seaside locations NSW has to offer, the Bega Valley Shire offers abundance in the way of location and leisure. As the second largest employer in the shire, Bega Valley Shire Council currently employs around 400 staff in many professional, para-professional and vocational occupations. We provide an opportunity for you to add value to the community while providing a supportive work environment. Our PLaCE values reflect the great importance we place on quality leadership and operational practices.

 

THE ROLE

This position will provide general labouring, maintenance and repair services for BVSC’s built and natural environment assets. In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Perform general landscape and streetscape maintenance and cleaning 
  • Identify and report major defects to appropriate senior officer
  • Perform traffic control duties including signage placement
  • Participate in emergency response duties if required
  • Perform a variety of maintenance and repair tasks by using: various hand tools, power tools and various types of minor planet equipment.
  • Perform specified routine and corrective maintenance on equipment used and maintain in a clean and tidy condition
  • Advise workshop staff of mechanical failures and ensure regular workshop servicing is carried out when required
  • Maintain workplace documentation including (but not limited to) logbooks, records and statistics, timesheets, action requests, records of meetings, incident reports, plant hire sheets, and quality assurance records

 

ABOUT YOU

We are seeking an individual that has the ability to;

  • Experience in tasks associated with general labouring including (but not limited to); cleaning, minor construction works which may include concreting, carpentry, excavation, paving, fencing and landscape maintenance activities
  • Experience in the operation and maintenance of various hand tools and specialised equipment such as; chainsaws, jackhammers, whipper snippers and mowers
  • Ability to read plans and schedules
  • Basic computer literacy skills

Please see position description for full list of duties.

 

This is a permanent full time position working 38 hours per week. Remuneration is $924.50 per week as per the Local Government (State) Award 2017, plus 9.5 % employer superannuation contribution.

 

Selection Criteria Essential: Experience in tasks associated with general labouring including (but not limited to); cleaning, minor construction works which may include concreting, carpentry, excavation, paving, fencing and landscape maintenance activities.
Essential: Developed skills in the operation and maintenance of various hand tools and specialised equipment e.g. chainsaws, jackhammers, whipper snippers and mowers.
Essential: Basic ability to read plans and schedules.
Essential: • School Certificate (Year 10) or equivalent • SafeWork NSW General Construction Induction Card (White Card) • NSW Traffic Controller qualification • HLTAID003 - Provide first aid • NSW RMS Class C licence
Contact Person Cliff Shipton
Contact Number 02 6499 2429
Alternate Contact Person Employee Support Services (ESS)
Alternate Contact Number 02 6499 2222
Closing Date 26/10/2017
Position Description
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