Roadworker (VRO2)

Job posted: 12/02/2021
Applications close: 28/02/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Ballarat

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $55,273 - $67,248

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Reference: VG/80002473

Reference: VG/80002473

Occupation: Transport/Logistics

Salary Range: $55,273 - $67,248

Work location: Western Region | Ballarat

Transport is the lifeblood of Victoria and at the centre of our state’s liveability and future prosperity. Every day we help millions of people get to work and school, access critical services, as well as socialise, shop and participate in some of the world’s best cultural, artistic and sporting events. We’re changing. In July 2019, staff and functions from VicRoads, Public Transport Victoria and the Department of Transport came together to form a new Department of Transport (DoT). As the new Department of Transport evolves, so will you. Here you will work on great things that matter. It’s stimulating, varied and challenging – it’s work you can be proud of.


  • Annual Salary Range: RO3 - $55,273 - $67,248 + super
  • Tenure: Fixed Term [3 Years]
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Usual Work Locations: Ballarat (flexibility may be available)


About the Team

SprayLine Road Services has long held the mantel of the most innovative maintenance contractor within our industry with most of the road and bridge maintenance techniques employed throughout Victoria invented, developed, improved, or refined by SprayLine Road Services.

About the Opportunity

We are looking for an experienced roadworker to assist our road maintenance team at Horsham and Ballarat. You will be required to travel to other depots in the Western Region located at Ballarat, Avoca, Horsham, Ouyen, Warracknabeal and Red Cliffs.

About You

To be successful in this role, you are required to:

  • Hold a current Medium Rigid truck licence
  • Be available for call outs (sometimes at night, public holidays and weekends) as well as overtime work
  • Previous experience in road maintenance or civil construction
  • Working knowledge of computer tablets / mobile devices
  • A strong commitment to OH&S.
  • Current licences and tickets in plant operation; traffic management, chainsaw and first aid, construction induction card



We provide genuine flexibility, a culture that supports people to be their best and on top of that - great opportunities for career development. We embrace diversity and inclusion and are proud our workforce reflects the community we serve.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 28th February 2021

Recruitment agencies – please note the Department of Transport does not accept resumes from third parties and will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. National Police Checks, Right to Work in Australia, Driving History Checks and Pre-employment medical assessments are also conducted as part of the recruitment process for all external applicants. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Roadworker (VRO2)

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Russell Delahunty | 0488905513

Roadworker (VRO2)