Employment 

The Shire of Brookton currently has two (2) positions available.

General Hand / Machine Operator

3 Year Fixed Term Contract

(76 Hour Fortnight)

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

Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following:

  • A basic level of written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A keen interest and some experience in all aspects of road maintenance.
  • A current “HR” class Motor Drivers Licence (HC highly desirable).
  • Experience operating various machines including Loader, Skid Steer and Back Hoe

The rate of pay is in accordance with the Local Government Industry Award 2010 Level 4 and Council Policy, $44,000 to $53,000 per annum dependent of experience.

The Shire Works crew operate on a 76 Hour, nine day fortnight.

Applications must be submitted via seek and include a resume & cover letter.

Enquiries concerning the position should be directed to the Manager Infrastructure and Regulatory Services, Steve Thomson on 0418 422 498.

Applications will be received until 9.00am on Friday 26 July 2019.

The Shire of Brookton is an equal employer committed to an equitable, diverse and socially inclusive work environment.

Please note that canvassing of Councillors will automatically disqualify applicants.

Leading Hand Grader Operator

3 Year Fixed Term Contract

(76 Hour Fortnight)

The Shire of Brookton is seeking a Leading Hand Grader Operator with final trim capabilities to join our Works Crew.

Ideally the successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong written and verbal communication and          interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in employee and contractor supervision.
  • Experience as a final trim grader operator (5 years desirable)
  • Experience operating various machines  including Loader, Skid Steer and Back Hoe

The rate of pay is in accordance with the Local Government Industry Award 2010 Level 7 and Council Policy, $56,000 to $65,000 per annum dependent of experience.

The Shire Works crew operate on a 76 Hour, nine day fortnight.

Applications must be submitted via seek and include a resume & cover letter.

Enquiries concerning the position should be directed to the Manager Infrastructure and Regulatory Services, Steve Thomson on 0418 422 498.

Applications will be received until 9am on Friday 26 July 2019.

The Shire of Brookton is an equal employer committed to an equitable, diverse and socially inclusive work environment.

Please note that canvassing of Councillors will automatically disqualify applicants.