The City of Charles Sturt is home to 105 diverse cultures that have made our City a vibrant and dynamic community unlike any other in South Australia. We celebrate this rich tapestry of culture within our community and define ourselves by highlighting our diversity.
The City of Charles Sturt means the world is our brand and our reputation. "Means the world" is about highlighting not only what makes our City unique, but also celebrates how important the place we have chosen to call home is to each and every one of us. There is double meaning in this phrase as we join together to bring joy, culture, knowledge and share what is important to us. That is, what means the world to us.
As an organisation of over 500 employees, we are committed to anticipating and responding to the needs of our growing and evolving community. We prioritise the customer experience and strive to create a unique and special people experience for all our employees. We seek people passionate about what they do and who thrive on seeking creative solutions.
About the Team
Our Fleet Services team takes pride in maintaining and repairing Council’s fleet assets, ensuring the efficient and effective running of our vehicles, plant and equipment so that we can deliver an outstanding service to our community.
About the Job
Working as a Diesel Mechanic in our team, you will deliver excellent customer service performing emergency, remedial and preventative maintenance to a wide variety of plant and equipment within budget and time constraints, and to approved quality and legislative requirements.
Whilst most of our Fleet is Diesel, there will be an opportunity to work on some of our other Fleet powered by other fuels as required.
- Agricultural/Plant or heavy mechanic trade qualifications are essential
- Proven experience in plant, agricultural or fleet maintenance is essential
- Great customer services skills, together with your ability to work as a positive and constructive team member
- A current ‘C’ Class Driver’s Licence is essential
- A current heavy vehicle licence (MR or higher) or willingness to obtain one is also essential
This position is offered on a permanent, full-time basis with standard working hours of 76 hours per fortnight, worked over 9 days. The position is classified at Level ME7, with a salary range of $67,217 to $68,509 per annum (negotiable, based on experience) + Annual Leave Loading + Super. We also offer income protection insurance, and opportunities for professional development. Overtime is available as demands require it, with typically Tuesday afternoon late shift being required.
Click ‘Apply for this job’ to submit your application for this vacancy by, 5.00pm, Monday 11th July 2022.
For further information about this vacancy, please view the attached position description.
Enquiries about this position may be made to Evert Verhage, Fleet Manager, on 0473 514 665.
Please be advised that the City of Charles Sturt have introduced a policy on mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination for all employees, therefore as a condition of employment full vaccination against COVID-19 will be required.
We champion unity in diversity and aim to be an employer for all people. We are committed to representing our community within our workforce, shaping a collective future together.