Published on Friday, 14 October 2022 at 8:50:12 AM


Situated in the heart of Western Australia’s Great Southern region, the Shire of Gnowangerup is an inclusive, progressive & prosperous community. The Shire includes the stunning Stirling Ranges, three towns, attractive rural landscape, & boasts a relaxed country lifestyle, yet includes all of the benefits of having a regional centre with excellent amenities. The Shire is seeking a motivated & qualified tradesperson for the position of Asset Maintenance Officer.

As the Building Maintenance Officer, you will undertake building & other asset maintenance throughout the Shire. You will also contribute to the maintenance of parks & gardens equipment & other infrastructure assets as required. The ideal applicant will have a trade qualification in a building trade or demonstrated experience & skills in building & other built asset maintenance.

This position is fulltime (84 hour/9-day fortnight) & works under the Shire of Gnowangerup (Operational Works Crew) Enterprise Agreement 2020 (EA).  The EA also provides an additional two-day annual leave on the standard four weeks leave.

A total maximum remuneration package up to the value of $91,000 applies including matching Superannuation up to 5%, commuter use of a Shire vehicle, Industry Allowance & a Tool Allowance if own tools are used. 

Applications should include a covering letter, CV, two referees & a brief statement detailing relevant skills & experience. All applications are to be marked ‘Private & Confidential’ & should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer.

For more information, please contact Geoff Carberry Assets & Waste Management Coordinator by calling 0499 899 423.

Applications can be submitted via email at, posted or delivered to the Shire of Gnowangerup, 28 Yougenup Road, Gnowangerup WA 6335 by 4.00pm Tuesday 8 November 2022. (Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify).