Job - Vacancy - Plant Operator/General Hand

Published on Friday, 28 January 2022 at 12:23:42 PM



The Shire of Gnowangerup is looking for a self-motivated person to take on the role of Plant Operator/General Hand with the construction/maintenance crew.


The successful applicant will work under the direction of the Manager of Works/Construction Leading Hand, have experience in the road construction industry, able to operate general road construction plant and hold a HC license. They will be required to assist with the delivery of all road construction and maintenance programs including, transporting materials, bitumen patching, drainage construction, footpaths and kerbing, verge mowing and other duties involving manual labour.


The position is full time (84 hours per fortnight) permanent position with fortnightly rostered day off. Conditions and wages will be in accordance with the Shire of Gnowangerup (Operational Works Crew) Enterprise Agreement.

A Position Description can be obtained by contacting Anita Finn via email at


Applicants are encouraged to contact Manager of Works, Yvette Wheatcroft, on 0439 791 925 for further information about the position.


Applications should consist of a covering letter, CV and statement of not more than 5 pages addressing Section 5 of the Skills and Experience from the Position Description. All applications are to be marked Private and Confidential and addressed to the Chief Executive Officer.


All applications must be received via email at or via post at the Shire of Gnowangerup, 28 Yougenup Road, Gnowangerup WA 6335, by 4.00pm on Monday 21st February 2022.




Bob Jarvis