About Narromine Shire Council
Narromine Shire is located in the heart of the Macquarie Irrigation Valley, only 20 minutes to the rapidly growing regional centre of Dubbo. It is a rich agricultural area with moderate climate and boasts excellent medical and educational facilities. It also offers a wide range of sporting and recreational facilities, and is experiencing considerable growth in both business and industry. Our mission is to enhance our Shire's image, lifestyle and environment through effective leadership, community involvement and commitment to serve.
About the position
Narromine Shire Council are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced candidate to join our recreational services team.
The objective of this position is to contribute to the overall effectiveness of Council by assisting the team to carry out operations within Narromine Shire Council.
The incumbent will safely and competently operate Council plant and equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s specifications and Council procedures
The position holder will have an intimate knowledge of turf maintenance and care particularly with the maintenance of turf in the area of grounds keeping and sporting field maintenance.
The position holder will have knowledge of irrigation maintenance and requirements to maintain Sporting fields to an acceptable standard.
The position will maintain the grounds of Councils aquatic centres.
To be successful in this position you will need to have:
It will be desirable for you to have:
The details relating to this position are:
How to apply
Before you apply for this position, please read the Position Description carefully to assess your eligibility and suitability for the position. You will be required to answer a few questions that relate to the criteria on the online application below. You will also be required to attach your current resume which should include two recent employment related referees. Please note that you cannot submit your application without attaching your resume. Council will only accept applications submitted online. Please include in your resume, evidence of qualifications that you possess.
Please click here to view the full Position Description
Should you be shortlisted for interview, and are then selected to progress to the next stage following interview, you may be required to undergo the following pre-employment screening process as part of the selection process:
As part of the recruitment process, Narromine Shire Council will be collecting information about you. This information is private information for the purposes of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act. This information will be included in the recruitment file and only accessed by members of the Recruitment Selection Panel.
Contact and notes
Enquiries: Manager Human Resources Belinda Hollingworth on (02) 6889 9992
Closing date: 5pm Monday 23 October 2017
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONCE YOU START TO COMPLETE YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION, YOU CANNOT SAVE IT AND RETURN TO IT LATER. PLEASE TAKE THE TIME AND BE PREPARED WITH YOUR RESUME READY TO UPLOAD WHEN YOU COMMENCE THE PROCESS.
Good luck and we look forward to receiving your application.