Internal - Workshop Coordinator

Job No: BRC07
Location: Bathurst

About the role

Council is currently seeking a suitably qualified person to manage the workshop as Workshop Coordinator. In this role you will manage the Council's Workshop, enabling priorities to be met and plant requirements to be utilised in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

You will hold a current NSW Class HR Driver’s licence, as a minimum, and have knowledge and experience with regard to works associated with road construction and maintenance. 

Key Requirements


  • Extensive experience in operation and management of a mechanical workshop.
  • Possess relevant qualifications and experience as a motor mechanic on vehicles and plant.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage several projects at one time.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a broad cross section of staff to achieve a high level of production and quality.
  • Possess Work Health and Safety Induction for General Construction in accordance with the WHS Act 2011.
  • Experience and competence in operation of computers including Microsoft Office skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with people at all levels. 
  • Possess a NSW HR Driver’s Licence.


  • Possess a current Workcover Authority Certificate of Competency to operate various items of equipment.
  • Possess a First Aid Certificate.
  • Good working Knowledge of the Work Health and Safety Act and Regulations.
  • Previous Local Government experience.
  • Possess a current Work Site Traffic Control Certificate (For Traffic Control Layout Planning).
  • Possess relevant Certificate IV qualification in Management.

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This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional and audio screening. 

Salary: $1,500.70 to $1,576.70 per week week + super

Position Status: Permanent full-time

Hours of work: 38 hours per week with an RDO every third week

Application closing date: Sunday 16 August 2020, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Simon Armitage - 02 6333 6223

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

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About Bathurst Regional Council

Congratulations on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region’s largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff in a diverse range of careers and provides a large range of services to our community. Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.

Bathurst really is the best of both worlds – a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.