Employment Opportunity

Published on Friday, 9 October 2020 at 9:16:52 AM


Town Maintenance Person


($59,838 cash component including overtime)


Coorow is a small town 270 km north of Perth and is serviced by a local shop, primary school, hotel and other businesses and includes a swimming pool and various sporting facilities.


Applications are invited for the position of Town Maintenance Person based at Coorow where Shire works staff work a nine day, 90 hour fortnight which includes 14 hours overtime each fortnight at overtime rates. 


Council pays a generous housing allowance for employees who supply their own housing, or Council may have housing available at low rental.  They also match employee super contributions up to 6% and offer many non-cash benefits.


The successful applicant will be required to undertake a wide range of duties including litter control, tip maintenance, general street cleaning and maintenance of Council ovals, parks and gardens.  The successful applicant will also be required to work with minimum supervision and have capable knowledge of all plant, equipment and reticulation operation and maintenance.


The position is directly responsible to the Manager Works and Services, Kelvin Bean. A position description can be obtained by contacting the Coorow Administration Centre, phone 9952 0100 or by email admin@coorow.wa.gov.au. 


Applications close at 4.00 pm Friday 23 October 2020 and must be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, PO Box 42, COOROW  WA  6515 or emailed to admin@coorow.wa.gov.au



John Merrick

Acting Chief Executive Officer

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