TRC Careers – Distribution Operator

Website Tamworth Council

Job Description:

The Water Operations Division of Tamworth Regional Council operates six (6) water supplies and four (4) wastewater schemes and is seeking a new team member to carry out the maintenance and operation of Council’s water and wastewater distribution infrastructure. Ideally, you will have completed a Certificate III in Water Operations, Civil Construction or equivalent, but we will consider applicants that have been working in a related construction or maintenance field, or have experience operating plant and machinery.

Job Requirements:

  • Class C Drivers licence with a willingness to upgrade to MR (on appointment) – for discussion
  • WHS Construction Induction Card
  • Ability to undertake labouring tasks in difficult working conditions
  • Demonstrated team player being reliable, a good communicator and team focussed
  • Availability and willingness to work outside of normal working hours on planned or un-planned jobs

Qualification & Experience:

  • Civil Construction or Maintenance experience – Certificate 2/3 in Water Operations or Civil Construction would be highly valued
  • Experienced in the use of hand tools, power tools, small plant and equipment
  • Trade background or experience in excavation, pipelaying or infrastructure construction and maintenance
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Excavation Plant operating experience or operator certificates including Vacuum Excavation
  • Experience with portable technology including workflow apps

Job Details:

Company: Tamworth Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Tamworth, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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