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Employment Opportunities

Truck Driver/Plant Operator


(Possibly extending to Full-Time by negotiation)


Council invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to join our Outdoor Team.  This position is based in St Helens but you will be required to work across the municipality.

This position is mainly focussed on operating a HR truck fitted with hydraulic lifting equipment for the emptying of domestic wheelie bins within the municipality. The minimum hours of work are four days every second week being Monday to Thursday for waste management services plus an additional four (4) weeks during designated holiday periods. There may also be times when you are required to undertake duties in support of the works team.   If you have the skills required you may be the right person for this job.

Good communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of a team will ensure success in this role.  Current full drivers licence endorsed for heavy rigid is essential.

All applicants must be physically fit and will be required to undergo a medical examination and drug test prior to an offer of employment.

If you are interested in this role and would like more information please download a copy of the relevant Job and Person Specification and application form from this page. If you would like to discuss the role, please contact David Jolly on (03) 6376 7900 or email

Please submit your application to Break O’Day Council, 32-34 Georges Bay Esplanade, St Helens, TAS 7216 or via email Applications must be received by 5.00pm on 3 June 2020.

John Brown

General Manager

Job & Person Specification Truck Driver-Plant Operator

Application for Employment Form

BODC Enterprise Agreement 2018






Application for Employment Form

BODC Enterprise Agreement 2018