First listed on: 28 September 2017

Senior Field Operator (Patching Truck)


Clarence Valley Council performs a range of functions and is one of the valley's largest employers. We have a reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment.  Benefits include:

  • a 9 day fortnight
  • the opportunity to accrue time in lieu
  • support for study at TAFE and University level
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave
  • access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Special Leave for RFS and SES volunteers
  • Defence Leave for members of the ADF Reserves 

To view the position description download here.

This is a permanent full time position within Council’s Civil Services Section. The salary range for the position is $50,258 - $59,934, plus superannuation.

The position is located in Koolkhan Depot.

Purpose of the position:

To undertake works, including:

  • Determine, arrange and allocate resources (materials, plant and personnel) to complete allocated works with regard to road, drainage and general construction and maintenance activities, particularly relating to sealed road surface maintenance and installation and repair of roadside furniture (guideposts and signs).
  • Manage and monitor works and personnel to ensure correct standards, legislative requirements, timelines and budget issues are met.
  • Undertake maintenance and construction works to the required standard for road, drainage and general construction and maintenance activities.
  • Ensure all project related documentation is correctly recorded

For further information please contact Phil Daniels, Works Coordinator on (02) 6640 3554.

A probation period applies to this position.

Closing date: Monday, 23 October 2017 at 4:00 PM (NSW time). 

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

 For this application you will not be required to supply a resume, only relevant certificate and licences. 

 Council is an EEO employer and indigenous people are encouraged to apply.

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