Careers

CARAVAN PARK CARETAKER (RELIEF)

 

The Shire of Yilgarn is seeking a Relief Caretaker for the Southern Cross Caravan Park, to carry out the duties of the Caravan Park operations whilst the permanent Caravan Park Caretakers are on leave or break – four consecutive days per fortnight or as required.

 

The successful applicant should have good customer service skills, good personal presentation and being fit & healthy is essential. The role will require undertaking all activities to run the operations of the park and tourist accommodation, including; reception and bookings, reporting to Shire, amenities and onsite accommodation cleaning, general maintenance and upkeep of gardens.

 

The successful applicant must be well presented, honest, hard-working, have a positive attitude, be self-motivated and have a passion for excellence in the park.

 

Employment terms and salary package will depend on experience and be negotiated with individuals upon application and interview. Job share arrangements would be considered.

 

Applicants are asked to address the selection criteria contained in the Position Description. Interested candidates are requested to obtain an application pack from:

  • office at 23 Antares Street, Southern Cross, or
  • telephone Manager Community Services 08 9049 1001, or
  • email mcs@yilgarn.wa.gov.au or
  • by clicking HERE and downloading the pack.

 

Applications must be received by 4:00pm on Tuesday 23 October 2018 and should be marked “Confidential Application – Chief Executive Officer” are to be addressed to:

“Relief Caravan Park Caretaker”

Chief Executive Officer

Shire of Yilgarn

PO Box 86

SOUTHERN CROSS WA 6426

 

PLEASE NOTE: Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. The successful applicant is required to obtain relevant police checks, and to provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to commencing employment. This position is subject to a Pre-Employment Medical including Drug & Alcohol Screening and further random screening on employment. The applicant must be physically fit as this position requires manual work.

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TRAINEE PARKS AND GARDENS

                                                                                        (Certificate II in Horticulture)

The Shire of Yilgarn invites applications for the position of “Trainee Parks and Gardens”. The primary responsibilities of the position are the applicant must be self-motivated and work well in a team environment maintaining Council’s parks and gardens within the Shire under the guidance of Council’s Leading Hand Parks and Gardens.

The Traineeship will be a 12-month contract of which the applicant must commit to complete. Students who are about to complete or have completed Year 10 and above are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will undertake Certificate II in Horticulture through on-the-job and external training.

This position operates out of the works depot located in Arcturus Street, Southern Cross under the supervision of Council’s Executive Manager Infrastructure and Leading Hand Parks and Gardens. This position will commence on Wednesday 12 December 2018.

Interested candidates are requested to obtain an application pack from:

  •  office at 23 Antares Street, Southern Cross, or
  •  telephone 08 9049 1001, or
  •  email payroll@yilgarn.wa.gov.au or
  •  website www.yilgarn.wa.gov.au
  • by clicking HERE and downloading the pack.


Applications must be received by 4:00pm Monday 12 November 2018 and should be addressed to:

“Trainee Parks and Gardens Position”

Chief Executive Officer

Shire of Yilgarn PO Box 86

SOUTHERN CROSS WA 6426



Peter Clarke Chief Executive Officer


PLEASE NOTE: Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. The successful applicant is required to obtain relevant police checks, and to provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to commencing employment. This position is subject to a Pre-Employment Medical including Drug & Alcohol Screening and further random screening on employment. The applicant must be physically fit as this position requires manual work outdoors and in all kinds of weather.