Plant Operator (Maintenance/Construction Worker)

Job type: Contract
Job status: Full-time
Career level: Not Applicable
Salary: $58,537.44 - $59,818.36 per annum
Lodgement address: 11 Burton Terrace or PO Box 6, WUDINNA SA 5652
Lodgement email:
Application close date: 29 Jan 2021 5-00 pm


Municipal Employee
Plant Operator (Maintenance/Construction Worker)

Contract Position available until 30 June 2022

Wudinna District Council are seeking an enthusiastic and professional person for the position of Plant Operator (Maintenance/Construction Worker).

The successful applicant’s responsibilities with the outside workforce will involve road construction and maintenance, predominantly operating our front end loader.

Working a 76 hour fortnight over 4 days per week, the successful applicant will enjoy a range of benefits including drivers licence allowance, annual leave, sick leave and access to a Corporate Health program.

Applicants must be physically fit, hold a minimum HC class drivers licence and be able to provide evidence of competency in operating a front end loader. Experience operating construction machinery will be highly regarded.

Salary & Conditions: Salary will be in accordance with Council’s AWU Enterprise Bargaining Agreement and the Local Government Employees Award - Grade 7 ($58,537.44 - $59,818.36 per annum). The potential for future contract extension is available for the right candidate.

Further Information: Further information about the position is available by contacting Kelsey Trezise, Manager Works and Infrastructure Services by phone on (08) 8680 2002 or 0427 396 847.

Applications: Written applications should be marked “Private and Confidential” and forwarded to the Manager Works and Infrastructure Services at, delivered in person to the Council office or mailed to PO Box 6, Wudinna SA 5652 by 5pm Friday, 29 January 2021.

Andrew Buckham