Plant Operator - Mower

Job Description

Mackay Regional Council are seeking a dedicated and skilled Plant Operator - Mower to join our team based at the Paget Depot. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the maintenance and construction of roads, drainage assets, and other civil infrastructure in the beautiful region of Mackay.

At Mackay Regional Council, we believe that we can create opportunities to help our region become the best region for liveability and livelihood. You will be home with your family every night and gain the work/life balance and job security you've been searching for!

About this opportunity:

As a Plant Operator - Mower, you will be responsible for labouring and tractor/slasher operation duties associated with maintenance and construction of roads and drainage assets including earthworks, concrete, pipelaying, bitumen and vegetation work.

Essential Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • Current General Construction Safety "White" Card.
  • QLD "C" Class Drivers Licence or interstate equivalent.
  • Current Traffic Stop/Slow and Traffic Management Implementation competencies (or ability to obtain in 6 months)
  • Experience in operating road construction plant, in particular tractor/slasher
  • Experience in construction/maintenance of roads and drainage infrastructure.

Our Salary Package:

  • Competitive $59,319 basesalary with allowances
  • Choose 4 or 5 weeks' leave + 17.5% loading
  • Up to 18% superannuation contribution (conditions apply)
  • 9-day fortnight for work-life balance
  • Salary sacrifice, corporate discounts
  • Career development support
  • Health and Fitness programs
  • Learning opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Vibrant social clubs

Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity, the position may close earlier than expected. Submit your application today to avoid missing out on this fantastic career prospect.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this position and meet the requirements outlined above, please submit your application including your resume and cover letter providing relevant detail of your construction experience.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, where all applicants are treated fairly and respectfully and have equal access to all available opportunities. At Mackay Regional Council, diversity is about creating a respectful and inclusive workplace that recognises our employees' unique contributions and perspectives, working together to deliver extraordinary results.