Civil Maintenance Officer

Work with our team to make sure our roads are safe and our drains work efficientlyEnjoy variety and flexibility working across different areas, dependent on operational requirementsEntry level role with annual salary commencing at $62,666.61 (+ super)About the roleWork outdoors and be part of a team that makes a positive and tangible impact in the local community.If you have interest in working with asphalt, street signs, drains and if the idea of operating skid steers, excavators, tip trucks, backhoes and other equipment excites you, we’d love to hear from you.Join our Operations crew as a Civil Maintenance Officer and maintain our community’s infrastructure in order to provide an effective road network, drainage system, clean streets and a safe travelling environment.Key responsibilities include:Performing a wide range of manual maintenance and construction tasks, usually within the road reserve to upkeep the drainage system and road network.Operating (subject to relevant qualifications) skid steers, excavators, tip trucks, backhoes, graders, Flocons, compaction equipment, and street sweeper trucks.Hours of work will generally be during weekdays between 7:15am and 4:15pm, with a Rostered Day Off every fortnight.About youTo be successful in this role you will need to be able to demonstrate that you:Have a Victorian Driver Licence with at least a Medium Rigid category and are committed to upgrading it to a Heavy Rigid category when eligible.Can use electronic devices, such as handheld tablets to follow work schedules and to send and receive messages.Are interested in operating and performing basic maintenance to plant equipment.Can learn quickly, manage change, and communicate effectively.Are willing to undertake a National Police Check, pre-employment medical examinations, and obtain a valid (employee) Working with Children Check in Victoria.About us Cardinia Shire Council is a dynamic and progressive organisation. We pride ourselves on our diversity and investment in our staff. Everything we do is underpinned by our Together, Different and for the Future approach, embracing collaboration and innovation across teams, with other agencies, and our community. We seek people with diverse experience and background, then provide you with the tools for career success. You will have access to targeted training through our learning and development programs to enable you to achieve your professional goals and excel in your role. We offer opportunities to work flexibly, balancing your work goals with your life goals. We offer a wide range of staff benefits, including discounted gym memberships and health insurance, annual leave loading and access to our comprehensive health and well-being program. To ApplyTo apply for this position please complete the online application form, including your resume.For information regarding the position description see below attachment or visit If you have any application questions, please contact 1300 787 624 and ask for Ana Caicedo.Applications close 20th April 2023. Suitable candidates may be contacted before this date to progress their process.Cardinia Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to an equitable, diverse, and socially inclusive work environment and a positive, barrier-free recruitment process. We welcome applicants from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, people living with a disability, LGBTIQ+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to explore career opportunities with Cardinia Shire Council. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application by contacting us on 1300 787 624.  All successful applicants will be required to undertake a National Police Check, pre-employment medical and obtain or hold a valid Working with Children Check.  You must have valid Australian Working Rights to be considered for this role.Position Description 62000 AUD Pakenham 3810