Ganger - Water Operations and Maintenance

Job No: BRC0106
Location: Bathurst

About the role

Bathurst Regional Council is currently seeking a suitably experienced person to join the Water & Waste Section within Council's Engineering Department in the role of, Ganger - Water Operations and Maintenance.

As the Ganger Water Operations and Maintenance, you will be responsible for the supervision and coordination of the Water Operations & Maintenance gang on the job site, ensuring that work is completed in an efficient manner and in accordance with Council’s policy and procedures.

The successful candidate will hold a current NSW Class C Driver's Licence at a minimum and will have detailed knowledge and experience in the laying of water and sewer pipes (construction, maintenance and repairs). In addition, you should have knowledge and experience in the operation of minor plant associated with water and wastewater construction and maintenance. Experience with working in confined spaces would be an added advantage.

Key Requirements

  • Sound experience and knowledge in the supervision and coordination of staff.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience in the laying of water and sewer pipes (construction, maintenance and repairs).
  • Current Class C NSW driver’s licence.
  • Induction for Construction (White Card). 
  • Experience in the utilisation of small plant used in the construction industry.
  • Proven ability to work effectively as a team member.
  • Ability to work on-call.

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $1047.30 to $1100.33 per week + Industry allowance of $16.70 per week + super.  

Position Status: Permanent Full Time

Hours of work: 38 hours per week with an RDO every third week

Application closing date: Sunday, 15 August 2021, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Kafil Uddin - 6333 6296

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

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About Bathurst Regional Council

Congratulations on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region’s largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff in a diverse range of careers and provides a large range of services to our community. Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.

Bathurst really is the best of both worlds – a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.