Drainage Maintenance Municipal Worker

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Position Description:


Council is currently seeking a motivated and diverse individual to join their highly regarding Depot Operations team.

The successful candidate will:

  • Assist in the municipal maintenance of Councils roads, drains and other open space assets as required.
  • Have a current Victorian Heavy Rigid Vehicle Drivers Licence to effectively operate plant equipment/ machinery.
  • Knowledge of OH&S requirements inclusive of, but not limited to safe operating procedures, safe work method statements and risk assessments.
  • Other duties as directed by the Depot Operations Coordinator/ Team Leader Roads & Drainage.

The Benefits
This is a permanent full time position,  with a current base salary range between $63,226 - $66,434 per annum (inclusive of industry allowance), dependant on demonstrated skills and experience + superannuation. 

Council also offers a range of other benefits for its employees, including:

  • 9 day fortnight
  • Ongoing training and development 
  • Discount to Council owned facilities
  • Paid parental leave 
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long service leave (pro-rata) after 7 years


To Apply
To apply for this opportunity, please click ‘Apply Now’ below. 

If after reading the position description you have further questions please contact Gary Shawyer,  Team Leader Roads & Drainage, on 03 5559 4660 or gshawyer@warrnambool.vic.gov.au.

Applications close: 5.00pm Friday 9 June 2023.

Please note, that all prospective Warrnambool City Council employees will be required to undertake a medical assessment. Council also completes a range of other pre-employment checks which include reference checks and a criminal history check. For more information about the recruitment process, please visit www.warrnambool.vic.gov.au/careers

Successful applicants must comply with Council’s COVID-19 vaccination policy which require employees to provide documentary evidence of their vaccination status before attending the workplace.


Warrnambool City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To view current vacancies visit www.warrnambool.vic.gov.au/careers

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