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Position Vacant

 Applications are invited for the below position:

Services Operator (Northern) – PV 26/21

 Salary: $55,010.80p.a – $61,406.80p.a + Allowances + 10% superannuation.

Tenterfield Shire Council is seeking an experienced and qualified Services Operator to join our Water & Sewerage team in Urbenville on a full time basis.

The position is responsible for ensuring the treatment, maintenance and construction of works relating to the provision of water and wastewater services for the Urbenville region of Tenterfield Shire.

Along with knowledge, qualifications and experience, you will possess a great attitude and have the ability to work within our diverse positive team. If you are an individual with these qualities, and would like the opportunity to contribute to your community, we encourage you to apply.

Tenterfield Shire offers a supportive workplace culture built around our values of “ICARE”, with fantastic working conditions and a range of additional benefits to help you enjoy life in our local community, including:

  • 9 day fortnight;
  • Vehicle for work use;
  • 15 days accumulative annual sick leave;
  • 4 weeks Annual Leave;
  • Relocation assistance (negotiable for the right applicant);
  • Further learning and development opportunities in Council’s regulatory training program where required.
  • Access to onsite monthly Counselling through Council’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

Further information and details can be obtained in Council’s Position Information Package, or by contacting Councils Manager Water & Waste or Manager HR, Workforce Development & Safety on 02 6736 6000 (during business hours).

Applications addressing the selection criteria should be emailed to the Chief Executive at hr@tenterfield.nsw.gov.au quoting the reference number and be submitted by no later than 4.00pm, 9 December 2021.

 Tenterfield Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and proudly embraces the following values: Integrity, Community Focus, Accountability, Respect & Excellence (ICARE).

Applicants must be an Australian citizen/resident, or hold a visa that allows employment in Australia.

Position Information Package