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TRADES ASSISTANT

Rewarding Career Opportunity at The Hills Shire Council

Castle Hill

Reference: 4991594

About the role:

There is an opportunity for a Trades Assistant within The Hills Shire Council's Infrastructure and Works Group in our Civil Works Team.

Duties include:

  • To assist with a variety of trade related duties such as:
    • Maintenance of street/park furniture, play grounds
    • Painting
    • metal/steel fabrication
    • Park/road signage
    • Concreting and minor paving

About you:

To be considered for this role you will possess:

  1. Trade qualifications and/or experience in a building trade related field
  2. Class C Motor Vehicle Licence
  3. Class MR Vehicle Licence (or willingness to obtain)
  4. Induction training for construction work in NSW (Whitecard) or the willingness to obtain
  5. Sound knowledge of WHS practices
  6. Ability to communicate in both written and oral form

Working with us:

THSC employees enjoy: Performance Bonuses, Learning & Development Opportunities, Active Social Club, Modern Office Location, Rostered Days Off and Variable Leave, Proactive Wellbeing Initiatives, Onsite Café and Working for the Community.

Position details:

Permanent Full Time Role, Position Number W0020, Salary: Circa/From $56K + Superannuation + Other Benefits

Next steps:

Please review the Role Statement and Job Demands available on Council's Careers Page and submit your application online at www.thehills.nsw.gov.au by 5pm on Thursday 23 January 2020.

Employment will be subject to clearance on the following pre-employment checks: Psychometric Testing, Reference Checks, Identity Check, Drug and Alcohol Screening and Medical Check, and may also include a Criminal History and Working with Children Check.

The Hills Shire Council is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity. We assess applications on merit and suitability related to the inherent requirements of the position. Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

We're seeking individuals who embrace our values and can work collaboratively to deliver quality customer services and infrastructure to The Hills Shire community.


Applications Close: 23 Jan 2020