Pump Fitter x 2

Shoalhaven Water is seeking to appoint two Pump Fitter’s  to provide quality, timely and efficient mechanical fitting and machining installation, maintenance and breakdown services.

Shoalhaven City Council is a dynamic organisation serving a large and diverse community; limitless opportunity exists for an exciting and rewarding career. The Shoalhaven is located just 2 hours from Sydney and 2.5 hours from Canberra. The Shoalhaven is home to 104,000 people and comprises of 49 unique towns and villages. It is a place of great natural beauty and offers an enviable lifestyle and positive work-life balance.

About the role

This permanent, full time position works 38 hours per week, Monday to Friday (7am to 4pm).

These positions will be located at the Ulladulla Works Depot and Bomaderry Depot. 


Reporting directly to the Coordinator Electrical South Or Coordinator Electrical Northern , the focus of this position is to:

  • To provide quality, timely and efficient Mechanical Fitting and Machining installation, maintenance and breakdown services.
  • Assist to ensure the work area’s compliance with relevant legislation and Council policies and ensure that risks are managed.

Skills & Experience

In order to be successful in the position, you will be/ possess:

  • Trade certificate or trade certificate plus post trade qualifications in related field or equivalent experience
  • WorkCover Construction Induction Card
  • MR Driver’s License.(desirable)
  • Demonstrated ability to carry out general jobbing work including operating lathes, mill and drill press.
  • Participate in afterhours callout, on call roster system and work a reasonable amount of overtime.
  • Ability to obtain Confined Spaces Certificate and work in confined spaces.
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Ability to obtain C2 licence to operate truck mounted crane.



We are committed to creating a positive culture and strong team environment, and offer a range of benefits:

  • Generous Leave Entitlements
  • Long Service Leave After 5 Years
  • 9 Day Fortnight for Outdoor Staff
  • Flexitime for Indoor Staff
  • Fitness Passport
  • Novated Lease Arrangements
  • Discounted Private Health Insurance
  • Training and Development Programs

How to Apply

You will be required to upload your resume and a brief cover letter which should address the selection criteria as outlined in the job description. 

During the application you will also be required to respond to position related questions as shown below and questions regarding general information about you.

  1. At Shoalhaven City Council our corporate core values are: Collaboration, Adaptability, Integrity and Respect. Please choose one value and advise how you have enacted this value in a professional setting.
  2. Please list the relevant qualifications and experience you hold.
  3. In your previous positions have you actively participated in WHS practices?

Contact:  Brendan Sullivan - Coordinator – Electrical South 0401 714 820

                Peter Clark –  Mechanical Coordinator- 0434 560 248

Applications Close: Tuesday 11 May 2021  (at Midnight)


When your application has been submitted completely, you will receive a confirmation email

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