Plant Operator

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Shire of Morawa
Morawa, Australia

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Plant Operator

Job ID: 9480
Job Views: 103
Location: Morawa
Post Code: 6623
Category: Construction
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 20/03/2024


The Shire of Morawa is seeking an experienced Plant Operator to join the team. This role is a fantastic opportunity to hone your skills as a Plant Operator in a multidisciplined Local Government setting while assisting the Shire with the completion of current and planned projects. Applicants with Truck, Grader and road maintenance/construction experience will be highly regarded.


The position of Plant Operator primarily works with the road maintenance and construction team but will required to assist within all other areas of Shire operations as directed.


Applicants must hold a current unrestricted HR class National Driver’s License – individuals with an MC license will be highly regarded, WA Construction White Card and a National Police Clearance (less than 3 months old). Evidence of licenses and tickets will be required to be provided on appointment of the successful candidate.


The Shire is offering a remuneration package from $55,000 to $65,000 inclusive of cash component and 11% superannuation. Other benefits could include matching 5% superannuation co-contribution, housing, a nine (9) day fortnight, and Healthy Living Reimbursement.


An application package containing the position description for the role can be obtained from the Shire of Morawa website on Further information can be obtained by contacting the Chief Executive Officer on (08) 9971 1204.


Job Requirements:

Selection Criteria


  • HR Class Drivers License
  • Current WA White Card
  • Ability to work within a team and autonomously
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic knowledge of Workplace Heath and Safety legislation and procedures


  • Plant operation tickets and relevant experience
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in road maintenance and plant operations
  • Sound knowledge of quality control techniques
  • High attention to detail
  • MC Class Drivers License

How to Apply:

Applications should include a covering letter outlining their interest in the position and their alignment to the selection criteria, as well as a current resume detailing qualifications, experience, and at least two trade references, marked "Private and Confidential" and be forwarded to;

Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Morawa
PO Box 14

or via email to by 4pm on Friday, 19 April 2024.

Interviews and appointment may be made prior to the closing date.

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