Employment Opportunity - Plant Operator Labourer - Parks & Gardens


Location: Wedgefield Depot   Occupation: Parks & Gardens/Irrigation   Division: Infrastructure - Infrastructure Operations

Level 2 $79,343.07 per annum incl. Port Hedland Allowance 

The Town is seeking an enthusiastic Plant Operator Labourer to join the Parks and Gardens team on a permanent basis.

The Town

Port Hedland is a dynamic, diverse town in Western Australia’s beautiful North West that enjoys a relaxed lifestyle. We are proud of our stunning landscapes, Aboriginal heritage, vibrant multicultural community and our significant resources industry. At the Town of Port Hedland, let your career take-off as you tackle challenges unique to the region, collaborate with a range of people from all walks of life and become part of a vibrant team that is making real change in the Pilbara.

The Role

This position assists with delivering services for the Parks & Gardens team, including maintenance such as landscaping, mowing and irrigation work programs across the Town of Port Hedland. This role encompasses a mixture of plant operation and labouring, therefore our ideal candidate is a hardworking team player who enjoys variety in their workday.

Work Related Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:

  • Sound knowledge and competency in the correct use of machinery and equipment
  • National Police Clearance
  • Current MR class drivers licence
  • Rights to work in Australia

Employee Benefits

In addition to the salary our employees enjoy a range of benefits which may include:

  • Five weeks annual leave
  • 17.5% leave loading
  • Superannuation co-contribution scheme
  • Wellness program (includes discounted gym membership, pool passes etc.)
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Paid parental leave

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721

It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.

For further information about this position please contact Human Resources at hr@porthedland.wa.gov.au or 9158 9342.

Applications close 11:45pm Thursday 24 June 2021.

The Town reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Attachments : - 20201126_PD_POL Lvl 2.pdf - PreApplicationFormASAP_429326.pdf

Posted on Jun 10 by Town of Port Hedland

Advert closes on Thu, 24 Jun 2021 23:45:00

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