(Certificate III Mobile Plant Technology)



The Shire of Yilgarn invites applications for the position of Apprentice Plant Mechanic. The primary responsibilities of the position is the applicant must be self-motivated and work well in a team environment maintaining Council’s fleet of well-maintained and near new road construction plant, light vehicles and numerous small plant items under the guidance of Council’s Plant Mechanic. The applicant must commit to a full 3½ year contract to complete the apprenticeship.



Students who are about to complete or have completed Year 10 and above are encouraged to apply. The successful applicant will undertake Certificate III Mobile Plant Technology through on-the-job and TAFE training.



The position operates out of the depot office located on Arcturus Street, Southern Cross under the supervision of the Executive Manager Infrastructure and Plant Mechanic.



An information package is available HERE. Further information can be obtained by contacting Executive Manager Infrastructure – Robert Bosenberg on 0409 791 135.



Applications must be received by 4:00pm on Friday 22 November 2019 marked “Confidential” and addressed to:


“Apprentice Plant Mechanic Position”

Mr Peter Clarke

Chief Executive Officer

Shire of Yilgarn

PO Box 86




PLEASE NOTE: Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. The successful applicant will be 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.