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Road Worker

Advertiser: Transport for NSW3.223 out of 53.2 overall rating (269 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
13 Jan 2021
Location
Far West & North Central NSW
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Trades & Services, Labourers

Road Worker

Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions.

We are responsible for strategy, planning, policy, regulation, funding allocation and other non-service delivery functions for all modes of transport in NSW including road, rail, ferry, light rail, point to point, regional air, cycling and walking.
We focus on improving the customer experience and contract public and private operators to deliver customer-focused transport services on our behalf.

We also lead the procurement of transport infrastructure and oversee delivery through project delivery offices and industry delivery partners.



About the team & Opportunity

The Regional and Outer Metropolitan division is focused on understanding the particular needs of regional communities across NSW and delivering customer-centred integrated transport services and infrastructure.

 

Right now, we have an opportunity for a Road Worker to join us in the Regional Maintenance Delivery team in Broken Hill. Our crews consists of road workers, team leaders, plant operators and truck drivers, operating across the district under road maintenance projects.

 

What you will be involved in

You'll be undertaking a range of duties to support the efficient construction and maintenance of road infrastructure within New South Wales.

 

You’ll have a range of duties across construction and maintenance activities including but not limited to:

  • maintenance of established pavements
  • construction of new or enhanced pavements
  • establishment and maintenance of roadside fixtures and signage
  • application of road marking materials
  • application of bituminous sealing materials
  • establishment and maintenance of traffic signals and driver aid devices
  • cleaning and hazard removal from the road environment

 

Road Workers are provided with thorough training and opportunities to develop professionally.

 

The successful applicant may be required to work outside normal working hours, attend after hour call-outs, and be prepared to travel throughout the state and work at locations away from the base station.

 

About you

We’re seeking a resilient and proactive workers in the industry who are used to working in teams and independently across remote climates and are ready to give their work and team 100%.

 

You are a quick learner and get along easily with team mates and members of public. You also enjoy being physically active performing outdoor manual tasks involving the use of hand tools and equipment. You hold a White Card, current driver licence, traffic control tickets, and are able to work outside normal working hours, attend call-outs, travel across the region and stay away from home when needed.

You’re looking for an opportunity to grow your skills, gain valuable experience and progress through the organisation, all while enjoying a healthy work-life balance and government benefits.

 

Wage and Benefits

The wage for this position is Road Worker Grade 1-3 ($1132.20 - $ 1193.09) per week plus superannuation.

 

  • 9 Day Fortnights
  • Maternity/Paternity/Adoption leave available
  • Partnership with Fitness Passport for ongoing staff and their families to access more than 390 gyms and pools at a discounted rate
  • Career progression opportunities encouraged
  • Rewarding and inclusive team environment

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.

 

Interested? 

Joining Transport for NSW, you’ll have access to a range of unique government benefits in a flexible work environment like no other. If you’re ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!

 

How to apply

To apply for this position, please click the apply link, submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process. Please note, direct applications via email will not be accepted.

 

Applications close: 11.59pm Wednesday 20th January 2021

 

For any enquiries, please email Karen Rayner at Karen.rayner@transport.nsw.gov.au.

Apply today to register your interest!

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us

 

We take the WH&S and the management of fatigue of our employees seriously. Therefore, to be successful in this role it is a requirement that you must reside within a reasonable distance from your identified Headquarters/depot.

 

Please note: The successful candidate will undertake background checks including a National Police Check.

Transport for NSW is the lead agency of the NSW Transport cluster. Our role is to lead the development of a safe, efficient, integrated transport system that keeps people and goods moving, connects communities and shapes the future of our cities, centres and regions.

We are responsible for strategy, planning, policy, regulation, funding allocation and other non-service delivery functions for all modes of transport in NSW including road, rail, ferry, light rail, point to point, regional air, cycling and walking.
We focus on improving the customer experience and contract public and private operators to deliver customer-focused transport services on our behalf.

We also lead the procurement of transport infrastructure and oversee delivery through project delivery offices and industry delivery partners.



About the team & Opportunity

The Regional and Outer Metropolitan division is focused on understanding the particular needs of regional communities across NSW and delivering customer-centred integrated transport services and infrastructure.

 

Right now, we have an opportunity for a Road Worker to join us in the Regional Maintenance Delivery team in Broken Hill. Our crews consists of road workers, team leaders, plant operators and truck drivers, operating across the district under road maintenance projects.

 

What you will be involved in

You'll be undertaking a range of duties to support the efficient construction and maintenance of road infrastructure within New South Wales.

 

You’ll have a range of duties across construction and maintenance activities including but not limited to:

  • maintenance of established pavements
  • construction of new or enhanced pavements
  • establishment and maintenance of roadside fixtures and signage
  • application of road marking materials
  • application of bituminous sealing materials
  • establishment and maintenance of traffic signals and driver aid devices
  • cleaning and hazard removal from the road environment

 

Road Workers are provided with thorough training and opportunities to develop professionally.

 

The successful applicant may be required to work outside normal working hours, attend after hour call-outs, and be prepared to travel throughout the state and work at locations away from the base station.

 

About you

We’re seeking a resilient and proactive workers in the industry who are used to working in teams and independently across remote climates and are ready to give their work and team 100%.

 

You are a quick learner and get along easily with team mates and members of public. You also enjoy being physically active performing outdoor manual tasks involving the use of hand tools and equipment. You hold a White Card, current driver licence, traffic control tickets, and are able to work outside normal working hours, attend call-outs, travel across the region and stay away from home when needed.

You’re looking for an opportunity to grow your skills, gain valuable experience and progress through the organisation, all while enjoying a healthy work-life balance and government benefits.

 

Wage and Benefits

The wage for this position is Road Worker Grade 1-3 ($1132.20 - $ 1193.09) per week plus superannuation.

 

  • 9 Day Fortnights
  • Maternity/Paternity/Adoption leave available
  • Partnership with Fitness Passport for ongoing staff and their families to access more than 390 gyms and pools at a discounted rate
  • Career progression opportunities encouraged
  • Rewarding and inclusive team environment

For more information on Employee Benefits at TfNSW please click here.

 

Interested? 

Joining Transport for NSW, you’ll have access to a range of unique government benefits in a flexible work environment like no other. If you’re ready to step into this meaningful and rewarding role, we want to hear from you!

 

How to apply

To apply for this position, please click the apply link, submit a resume and answer all questions within the online application process. Please note, direct applications via email will not be accepted.

 

Applications close: 11.59pm Wednesday 20th January 2021

 

For any enquiries, please email Karen Rayner at Karen.rayner@transport.nsw.gov.au.

Apply today to register your interest!

Find out more about Transport for NSW at https://www.transport.nsw.gov.au/about-us

 

We take the WH&S and the management of fatigue of our employees seriously. Therefore, to be successful in this role it is a requirement that you must reside within a reasonable distance from your identified Headquarters/depot.

 

Please note: The successful candidate will undertake background checks including a National Police Check.

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