Employment

Council offers a wide variety of jobs and careers that include great benefits, flexible work options and opportunities for career progression.

Some of the benefits we offer are:

  • Flexible workplace arrangements - a variety of work options available to assist employees with their work/life balance.
  • 19 day month and accrue flexi-hours for indoor employees.
  • 9 day fortnight, rostered day off for outdoor employees.
  • Employee assistance program - a confidential counselling service available to employees and their immediate family.

Current Postions Vacant

  • Heavy Diesel Mechanic

    Employment: Full Time
    Applications Close: 4.00pm Thursday, 3 June 2021

    Warren is a vibrant rural community situated on the picturesque Macquarie River in Central West NSW. Located just an hour from the large regional hub of Dubbo, Warren boasts a strong, supportive community lifestyle with excellent health, education, sporting, and recreational facilities.

    About the Role

    Warren Shire Council is seeking a motivated and skilled ‘Heavy Diesel Mechanic’ to join their team on a full-time basis.

    This position offers an exciting opportunity to expand your knowledge and work on a variety of different machinery. As a ‘Heavy Diesel Mechanic’ you would be part of a small team responsible for the efficient servicing, maintenance and repairs of Council’s plant fleet both in the workshop and in the field.

    To be successful in this role, you will possess a Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology, have your Motor Vehicle Tradesperson Certificate (MVTC) and a minimum of 2 years post-trade experience as a Heavy Diesel Mechanic. 

    Further information on the role, including a full list of essential and desirable criteria, can be found in the information package.

    Employment Conditions

    • Salary Range: $1,164.40 - $1,350.70 per week depending on qualifications and experience
    • Adverse Working Conditions Allowance – currently $16.40/week
    • Superannuation per the superannuation guarantee (currently 9.5%)
    • 9-day fortnight
    • Leave provisions as per the Local Government (State) Award


    Applications

    Applications are invited and will be received up until 4.00 pm on Thursday, 3rd June 2021.

    An information package must be obtained by attending the Administration Office, 115 Dubbo Street, Warren or download directly here

    All applications should include a resume and a completed ‘Employment Application Form’ (obtained in the information package) along with two (2) recent references/referees.

    Warren Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a Smoke Free Working Environment. The successful applicant will be subject to a pre-employment medical assessment prior to confirmation of employment.

    Applications can be lodged:

    • Via mail – P.O. Box 6, Warren, NSW, 2824
    • In-person – 115 Dubbo Street, Warren, NSW, 2824
    • Via email – hr@warren.nsw.gov.au

    For enquiries, contact Human Resources on (02) 6847 6600.

  • Roadside Maintenance Team Operator

    Employment: Full Time
    Applications Close: 4.00pm Thursday, 3 June 2021

    Warren is a vibrant rural community situated on the picturesque Macquarie River in Central West NSW. Located just an hour from the large regional hub of Dubbo, Warren boasts a strong, supportive community lifestyle with excellent health, education, sporting, and recreational facilities.

    About the Role

    An exciting entry-level opportunity exists for an enthusiastic applicant to become a Roadside Maintenance Team Operator for Warren Shire Council on a full-time basis. 

    This position is one within a small team of two to three people whose principal duty is the maintenance and construction of Council’s sealed and unsealed road network. Works will include but are not limited to road verge slashing, road & roadside traffic facilities establishment, maintenance & cleaning as well as culvert repairs and replacement and bridge repairs.

    Essential 

    • Drivers Licence
    • General Construction Induction Card (White Card)

    Desirable

    • Class MR Driver's Licence
    • Traffic control using a stop/slow bat
    • Plant Operation Training

    Employment Conditions

    ·Salary Range: $927.80 - $1076.25 per week depending on qualifications and experience

    • Adverse Working Conditions Allowance – currently $16.40/week
    • Superannuation per the superannuation guarantee (currently 9.5%)
    • 9-day fortnight flexitime system – 38-hour week
    • Leave provisions as per the Local Government (State) Award


    Applications 

    Applications are invited and will be received up until 4.00 pm on Thursday, 3 June 2021.

    An information package must be obtained by attending the Administration Centre, 115 Dubbo Street, Warren or download directly here

    All applications should include a Resume and a completed ‘Employment Application Form’ (obtained in the information package) along with two (2) recent references/referees. 

    Applications can be lodged:

    • Via mail – P.O. Box 6, Warren, NSW, 2824
    • In-person – 115 Dubbo Street, Warren, NSW, 2824
    • Via email – hr@warren.nsw.gov.au

    For enquiries, contact Human Resources on (02) 6847 6600.

General Enquiries

Email: hr@warren.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 02 6847 6600