Works Depot

Employment Opportunities

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Town Services Officer / Country Services Officer / Waste Management Officer

The Shire of Shark Bay is located in the Shark Bay World Heritage Area which is one of three World Heritage areas within WA. Located approximately 830 kilometres north of Perth, Shark Bay is a wonderland of world-class natural attractions, the clear turquoise waters are ablaze with multi-coloured sea life and stretching beyond the white sandy beaches are spectacular rust-red sand dunes.

The Shire is seeking a Town Services Officer, Country Services Officer, and a Waste Management Officer. Position descriptions can be found on Council’s website www.sharkbay.wa.gov.au .

These positions will be full time contract based for 12 months commencing after a 3 months probationary period.   The successful applicants will need to have good interpersonal and communication skills.  Experience in local government would be advantageous though not necessary as training will be provided.

The positions are offered with an attractive salary, plus $5,112 per annum Shark Bay Allowance and superannuation. Candidates will be advised that Council regrettably cannot provide accommodation.

Further information about the position is available by visiting our website www.sharkbay.wa.gov.au or by contacting Brian Galvin on (08) 99481013.

As part of our pre-employment process, preferred candidates must provide a National Police Clearance conducted within the last 3 months and evidence of COVID-19 Vaccination status. Candidates must also be prepared to undertake a medical before commencement.

Short listing for this position will commence immediately. You are encouraged to apply promptly as applications will close when suitable applicants are obtained.

Written applications including your current CV, a covering letter with a short statement highlighting relevant experience and expertise that relates to the position should be sent to: admin@sharkbay.wa.gov.au  or mailed to Dale Chapman Chief Executive Officer Shire of Shark Bay PO Box 126 Denham WA 6537 “Private & Confidential ”.

Expression of Interest

Temporary Casual Labourers / Plant Operators Positions Available

The Shire of Shark Bay Works Department is seeking expressions of interest from experienced Truck Drivers/Plant Operators and Labourers/General Hands.

 Truck Drivers/Plant Operators - Experience in road construction advantageous, must have current HC licence.

 Labourers/ General Hands - Experience in maintaining parks and play grounds experience in construction and building maintenance advantageous, must have current MR licence.

 Please send in your resume/details via email to admin@sharkbay.wa.gov.au 

Please include your name, address, DOB, contact details, any skills/qualifications and licences.