Team Member City Operations - Support Services (Concrete Finisher)
Come and join our City Operations Support Services Footpath Maintenance Team!


Full time | Ongoing | Multiple Positions

(76 hours worked over a 9-day fortnight)

Classification: PFS2 $64,454pa  ($32.61 per hour) + Superannuation


  • Free income protection and journey insurance;
  • Commitment to work/life balance through flexible working conditions;
  • Strong health & wellbeing focus including an employee assistance program and corporate discount on health cover and gym memberships.


About Us...


How would you like to work in an environment where you are encouraged to bring your whole self to the workplace and be responsible for the decisions you make?

As one of the fastest growing council areas in South Australia, the City of Playford is focused on building sustainable foundations and places the community at the heart of everything we do.   With our urban centre as the CBD of Northern Adelaide, our city is enriched by growing and diverse communities in new and established suburbs, rural and hills townships and horticultural lands.


The work that we do and the decisions that we make are in the best interests of the whole and contribute to a sustainable organisational future. Modelling open decision making, we provide a supportive and collaborative environment where employees feel engaged and connected to the work of the organisation, to each other, and the community.


About the Role... 


We have multiple ongoing opportunities for suitably qualified concrete finishers to join our City Operations - Support Services team.  In these roles role you will undertake programmed or reactive minor civil maintenance works that contributes to maintaining and lifting city appearance, including (but not limited to):

  • Concrete footpath removal, installation, maintenance, and finishing (including setting up and levels); 
  • Brick and paver laying (including setting up and levels);
  • Kerb maintenance; Bitumen works; Graffiti removal; and
  • General labouring;

For key accountabilities please see the position description attached by clicking apply now.


About You...


It’s important to us that you are the right fit to join our team, but just as important, that Playford is the right place for you.


You will need a range of relevant and current certificates, licences and experience to be suitable for this role.  Some of these include holding qualifications or demonstrated experience in Civil construction, Civil Maintenance, or Horticulture. Holding a current (unrestricted) MR Driver's licence is also essential.


In addition you will have:

  • Demonstrated ability and experience to undertake all facets of minor concrete and paving works; 
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience of civil practices; 
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in operating and maintaining Council’s medium plant and equipment relevant to the position.

For a more detailed list of qualifications, knowledge and experience please refer to the position description.


The Playford Employee Experience...


Our team work hard together, but also celebrate together, learn together and support each other. We have a commitment to work/life balance through flexible working conditions and we remain focused on providing a high level of service and positive experience for our customers and stakeholders.


You will also get access to employee benefits, some of them are:

  • Excellent leave entitlements;
  • Salary packaging options;
  • Free income protection and journey insurance;
  • Ongoing professional development supported by study assistance and secondment opportunities.

Incumbents in this position may be required to possess, or be willing to gain a National Criminal History Clearance or DCSI Clearance.


More information...


If you hold an interest in the position and would like further information, please contact

Greg Wegund – Manager Support Services on 0457 905 847.


How to apply...


Simply complete the application process by clicking the “Apply Now” button and we’ll be in touch.


Applications close at 12:00pm noon on Monday 27 May 2024.


Apply today! 


The City of Playford embraces diversity and inclusion. Candidates will have the opportunity to request support and reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process. Any information provided will be kept strictly confidential.


  Full Time

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   Posted 13 May 24

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