Trainee Plant Operator

Looking for a career change?  Gwydir Shire Council has the perfect opportunity for you to gain valuable skills and qualifications while working as a member of a diverse, multi-skilled workforce.

Applications are currently invited for the position of Trainee Plant Operator – (2 Year Traineeship).

Temporary full time, 38 hrs/wk.  Operating as a member of the Technical Services team, the trainee will obtain the skills and knowledge required to operate and maintain Council’s heavy plant including Excavator, Front End Loader, Backhoe, Truck etc. in line with Council’s works program. Salary will be determined by level of education completed and previous work experience.  Range T4 $701.49 – T8 $946.60. 

Position information can be obtained from contacting Gwydir Shire Council on (02) 6729 3000 or (02) 6724 2000.

Applications, addressing the role requirements, are to be marked confidential and addressed to the General Manager, Locked Bag 5, Bingara NSW 2404.

Closing Date: 4.00pm Friday 1 March 2019.

Casual Labourers

As part of the Federal Government Drought Funding, Gwydir Shire Council would like to invite those affected by the drought to apply for a number of casual labouring positions.

This is a perfect opportunity to join the Council’s diverse, multi-skilled workforce and assist with the delivery of various community works projects. As a casual labourer, you will be an energetic, motivated person who enjoys manual duties. All labouring positions involve multi-skilling and the interchange of duties when and where required.

To apply, complete the Expression of Interest Form and email it to or drop it off at the Warialda Office
(02) 6729 3000 or Bingara Office (02) 6724 2000.
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