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Motorway Patroller

Date: 01-Aug-2022

Location: Woolloomooloo, NSW, AU, 2011

Company: Ventia

About the role

We have an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and suitably experienced Maintenance / Motorway Patroller to join Ventia’s Road Transport Division team on the Eastern assets based at Woolloomooloo.

This position is a continual shift worker position and over time will also be on offer from time to time.
What you’ll be doing


  • Operate a tow truck and/or incident response vehicles are required to assist the team with any breakdown or incidents
  • Conduct routine maintenance and cleaning on associated buildings/structures
  • Operate the TMA vehicle to assist with the removal of disabled vehicles and other obstructions from the motorway
  • Assist members of the public affected by incidents on the motorway, including the provision of first aid and firefighting when it is safe to do so
  • Liaise with and support emergency services personnel as required
  • Implement traffic control measures as required for maintenance activities or as a consequence of motorway incidents
  • Ensure that safe work practices are observed at all times and demonstrate on a daily basis personal behaviour that upholds our values
  • Other duties as directed by the Maintenance Manager & Supervisor and Control room.

What’s on offer


  • Ventia offers you a flexible, supportive, and inclusive work environment where you matter
  • We take our people’s careers seriously, helping them to learn and grow
  • There’s nothing more important to us than keeping our people and the public safe
  • We look after each other and foster our people’s well-being.  

About you


  • Ability to maintain performance under a wide-ranging workload and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Good communication skills
  • Traffic Guidance Scheme Tickets (TGS)
  • Problem identification and resolution skills
  • An understanding of OH&S, risk management, and hazard identification
  • Willingness to work some overtime is required
  • MR Drivers licence or higher
  • TMA experience is an advantage
  • Tow Truck License preferred but not essential
  • Will require clear criminal history check/health issues to be disclosed.     

If you are a proactive individual with a Safety acumen and thrive working in high-pressure situations, then this is the role. Candidates with emergency services or similar industry experience with roads/tunnels will be highly regarded.
About Ventia

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. 
We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.
How to apply
If you are looking to expand your career with a business that rewards and values its employees please apply below by clicking on the apply now button.
Position Reference Number: 138212

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