Sign Writer

Fairfield City Council Full Time Permanent 3/08/2022

THE POSITION: The Construction and Maintenance Division is looking for a highly motivated professional tradesperson to join our Building Trades team as a Sign Writer.
You will be responsible for organising ordering materials and managing sub-contractors. You will apply Sign Writing skills to complete day to day general and planned preventative maintenance, repairs and servicing to Fairfield City Council’s facilities, vehicles, road work signs, fixtures and assets, to ensure a high standard of workmanship.
You will need to be highly skilled, organised, efficient, and able to prioritise work and meet tight deadlines. An understanding of WHS Management is essential and your attention to detail and “can do” attitude will greatly assist you in this role.

• Experience in all MS Office applications (Excel, Word, Outlook), including email and internet as well as databases.
• Demonstrated experience using Flexi Sign Pro or similar
• WHS General Construction Induction Card (Whitecard)
• Certificate III in Signs and Graphics or equivalent
• Completion of an apprenticeship and 2 years post apprenticeship experience in Sign Writing
• Current Drivers Licence Class C

• Traffic control
• Asbestos Handling and Disposal Awareness Training
• Working at Heights
• HIAB Experience
• MR licence or willingness to obtain

• Permanent position, 76 hours per fortnight
• This position is a Grade D, salary range is $63,901 p.a. with progression to $70,537 p.a. on demonstrated competencies, with performance progression to $74,850 p.a. plus 10.5% superannuation.
• A uniform is provided
• A mobile Telephone is provided
• Fairfield City Council offers a great working environment, where your career development and work life balance matters. We offer a range of benefits including:
o Study assistance including up to 10 days study leave
o Wellbeing initiatives including Flu vaccination, discounted gym memberships and onsite gym.
o Free Onsite parking
o Significant leave benefits 15 days sick/personal leave, 2 days health and wellbeing leave per year.
o Access to Long Service Leave after 5 years.

FURTHER CONTACTS: Enquiries regarding the position should be directed to Adam Tickle on 0428 714 851.

CLOSING DATE: Friday 26th August 2022 at 5:00pm AEST

HOW TO APPLY: Applications must address the knowledge, skills, qualifications and experience required in the Position Description. A position description is available from the contact person listed above, or from Council’s Website. To apply online visit Council’s website Applications should be addressed to the undersigned and received by the closing date. Applicants must be prepared to undergo a medical examination at Council's expense.

Please note that this role requires mandatory vaccination against COVID-19 at Fairfield City Council. All applicants must be vaccinated (and provide proof - cited vaccination certificate).

Fairfield City Council is a smoke-free workplace and is an EEO employer. As an inclusive workplace, we support reasonable workplace adjustment. If you do require an adjustment during the recruitment process, please notify us on your application form.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia, and may be required to undertake a national police clearance as part of the recruitment process.
We kindly ask for no recruiters at this stage.

FAIRFIELD NSW 1860                                                     CITY MANAGER