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Road Maintenance Worker - Pathway and Drainage Maintenance

Ballarat VIC, Australia

  • Permanent, Full Time Position working a 9-day fortnight
  • Salary Range $59,524 to $63,591 per annum inclusive of applicable allowances plus statutory super
  • Be supported with ongoing training, development and career advancement


The City of Ballarat, 100km west of Melbourne’s CBD is the third largest city in Victoria and one of the fastest growing Councils in regional Australia. The City of Ballarat has all the education, services, retail, entertainment and cultural opportunities you'd find in a capital city but with a unique historic landscape and welcomes many visitors each year.

City of Ballarat’s Operations division is seeking a self-motivated individual to join our experienced Road Maintenance team, to deliver quality services to the City of Ballarat.

You will have a “can do” attitude and be responsible for undertaking the maintenance of all Drainage and Footpath infrastructure. You will be an efficient and effective team member and will undertake a wide range of activities whilst providing flexibility to support programmed works within the Road Maintenance Team.

You will be self-motivated, keen to learn and possess the required skills to be part of an operational team.



  • Ability to work in a team-based environment demonstrating and displaying City of Ballarat values and “can do” behaviours.
  • Practical experience in civil maintenance works relating to footpath and drainage maintenance including concrete work.
  • Practical knowledge in use of plant and equipment required of the position.
  • Knowledge and understanding of health and safety issues relevant to work activities and work area.
  • Current Worksite Traffic Management Certificate
  • Current Drivers Licence HR preferred



To apply for this position please click on the Apply button and submit your application. The closing date for this position is 12 noon Monday 31 January 2022. Please ensure that you provide a cover letter, current resume and answer screening questions based on the key selection criteria.

For further information on this position, contact Dave Kaiser, Acting Supervisor Pathways and Drainage, on 5320 7450. 


The City of Ballarat is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values child safety, diversity and inclusion.  The successful applicant will be required to undergo a full employment medical and police check and COVID-19 vaccinations are required for this role.

Position Description - RMW Pathway & Drainage - December 2020 (1).pdf

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Classification: Construction

Reference ID: CA000105

Date Posted: 14/01/2022