About the role:
As a Motor Mechanic, you will be using your expertise to maintain, repair, improve and modify a fleet of motor vehicles and mechanical plant to a safe and operable working condition in accordance with relevant legislation, regulations, codes of practice and manufacturer instructions.
Key duties include:
We are looking for a motivated and passionate person who is looking for a rewarding career with Council’s mechanical maintenance team.
We are seeking an individual who has:
If this sounds like your perfect role, we want to hear from you!
About the Whyalla City Council:
As a multifunctional regional Council we manage Childcare services, Library, Airport, Cemetery, Crematorium, Infrastructure and recreational facilities including a Visitor Information Centre.
We are a progressive Council, committed to the pursuit of excellence and are always looking for opportunities to improve the quality of life for our community, now and into the future.
We stand by and embrace our core values in delivering our each and every one of our services: We Care, We Work Together, We are Committed and We Own It.
About the benefits:
About Whyalla, South Australia:
The City of Whyalla is one of the largest regional cities in South Australia – it is a culturally-diverse community, home to just over 21,000 people. Whyalla offers first-class facilities with a relaxed lifestyle, all set amongst gorgeous natural scenery – an ideal blend between the outback and the sea. Whyalla is a welcoming community with a well-established industry and retail base. Its residents enjoy a comfortable lifestyle with plenty of amenities, events and activities – everything is just 10 minutes away. It also features the new state-of-the-art Whyalla Secondary College, along with the University of South Australia and TAFE campuses offering tertiary progression.
So be sure to Unearth Your Next Step right here in Whyalla – we’re waiting for you!
For more information in relation to position responsibilities refer to the following:
Enquiries can be directed to Tom Spirat, Manager Depot and Roads on 0407 637 757.
The salary applicable for this role is in accordance with the Local Government Employees’ Award and Council’s current Enterprise Agreement, paid at Grade 5 depending on qualifications, skills and experience. The salary commences at $64,942.80 plus superannuation.
The Whyalla City Council is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment free from discrimination and harassment. We encourage applications from all suitably qualified candidates, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, youth and people living with disability to apply. All applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.
The Whyalla City Council is committed to providing a smoke, drug, and alcohol-free safe work environment. Our recruitment process includes a medical assessment, and confirmation of experience/qualifications and may also include competency testing.
The Whyalla City Council is committing to minimising the spread of COVID-19 in our community and all new appointments will be required to have at least 2 TGA approved COVID-19 vaccinations prior to commencement. Please note shortlisted candidates will be required to show evidence of COVID-19 vaccinations or certified medical exemption prior to attending an interview.