General Hand/Plant Operator

$31.92 per hour


The Shire of Brookton is seeking an experienced and self-motivated person to fill the position of General Hand/Plant Operator with Council’s Works Department. 

Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following:

  • experience operating various machines including tip trucks, loader, road roller or backhoe;
  • a working knowledge of earthmoving and road maintenance activities; and
  • a current “C” and “HR” class manual motor driver’s licence. A HC licence is highly desirable.

Desirably you will also have qualifications including Basic Worksite Traffic Management, White Card and a First Aid Certificate.

Conditions and salary will be in accordance with the Municipal Employees (Western Australia) Award 2021.  The Shire offers a wage, depending on skills and experience of $1,247.92 per week (32.84 per hour) inclusive of allowances.  The Shire can offer rental accommodation if required. 

Confidential enquiries about the position should be directed to Mr Kevin Dalton, Acting Manager Infrastructure and Works on 0418 422 498.

Applications should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, or emailed to ceo@brookton.wa.gov.au, marked “Confidential – General Hand/Pant Operator”, by 4pm, Friday 21st June 2024.