Job Description


The Shire of Plantagenet is seeking a competent and enthusiastic Plant Operator/General Hand to join our Works and Services team on a permanent basis.

The successful applicant will assist the team to carry out road construction, drainage and road maintenance works with the operation of plant such as loaders, rollers, graders and trucks and will carry out other general labouring duties within the works program. The position reports to the Principal Works Supervisor who is responsible for day-to-day management within the Shire’s Works and Services area.

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Shire of Plantagenet Outside Workforce Enterprise Agreement 2017. The position is classified at Level 4 -$28.05 per hour. A rostered day off on a nine day fortnightly cycle is offered. A current Western Australian ‘HR’ class Driver’s Licence and demonstrated experience in plant operation are essential for this position. Particular consideration will be given to applicants with experience in grader operation.

A copy of the Position Description and an Employment Application Form can be obtained by contacting the Council’s Human Resources Coordinator, Donna Fawcett, on (08) 9892 1123 or email, or by visiting the shire Administration Office or the Council’s website at .

Applications close at 4.15pm on Wednesday, 25 March 2020.

David Lynch

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