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Plant Operator

Employment Details
Date Added: 27-May-2024
Closing Date: 17-Jun-2024 12:00 AM
Position Description:  Download Position Description

 Level 4 or 4A - $57,294 - $59,135 p/a*

Plus industry allowance of up to $72.00 per fortnight – based on ordinary hours worked


The Shire is seeking an experienced person to join our Road and Construction Crew. The successful applicant should have a well-developed knowledge of operating loaders, backhoes, skid steers and rollers, as well as possess skills relating to roads and construction such as bitumen spraying and sealing.

This position offers great benefits, including:

  • A fantastic work-life balance;
  • A small, personable team environment;
  • Training and development opportunities should you want to progress your career; and
  • A great employee Health and Wellbeing Program including flu shots, hearing tests, skin cancer checks and an Employee Assistance Program.
  • Industry allowance of $72.00 per fortnight
  • Additional superannuation through the Shire’s co-contribution program
  • Salary sacrifice options

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Shire of Merredin Outside Staff Enterprise Agreement 2022 - SoM EA 2022.

A position description for this role is available on the Shire of Merredin website, or please email careers@merredin.wa.gov.au to obtain an electronic copy. 

To apply, send your resume to careers@merredin.wa.gov.au or drop if off to Anke Bruyns at the Administration Building, by 4:00pm on Tuesday, 17 June 2024


If you would like to have a confidential chat about the role or require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Anke Bruyns (HR Admin) or Amer Tawfik (Executive Manager Engineering Services) on 9041 1611.


John Merrick

Acting Chief Executive Officer


*Please note: Wages are currently being reviewed and an increase will be applicable from 1 July 2024.


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