Job Vacancy 17/32 – Rates Supervisor (Temporary)

Burdekin Shire Council is seeking applications for a temporary Rates Supervisor for a period of up to six months.

This is a full time position with the hours of work totalling 72.50 hours per fortnight.

Reporting directly to the Manager Financial and Administrative Services the key responsibilities include:

  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of legislation, regulations, policies and procedures including Council and State Government requirements for rating.
  • Support policy and budget formulation for Council rates and charges including revenue modelling.
  • Ensure and maintain the integrity of the property, land and rating database for levying of rates and charges, property searches and rating system upgrades.
  • Co-ordinate timely production and distribution of annual, supplementary, half-year water consumption and overdue reminder notices.
  • Monitor debt collection processes and payment plans for overdue rates.
  • Supervise and implement end of month and end of year rating procedures including reconciliation to general ledger.
  • Supervise and co-ordinate rates personnel development and training.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The applicable salary is to a ceiling of Level 5 ($77,683pa) with the commencing salary dependent upon the skills and experience of the successful applicant.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 17/32 – Rates Supervisor (Temporary) should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description.

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Friday, 25 August 2017 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact the Manager Financial and Administrative Services – Kim Olsen on (07) 4783 9800.

Job Vacancy 17/31 – Disaster Management Officer

Burdekin Shire Council is seeking applications for a Disaster Management Officer.

This is a part time position with the hours of work totalling 36.25 hours per fortnight. The days and hours of work are flexible and will be determined in consultation with the successful applicant.

This position will be responsible for participating in the development, facilitation and coordination of Council’s and the Burdekin Local Disaster Management Groups disaster management planning, preparation, prevention, response and recovery in accordance with Council’s obligations under the Disaster Management Act 2003.

Reporting directly to the Burdekin Local Disaster Coordinator and working with the Local Disaster Management Group, the key responsibilities include:

  • Undertake day-to-day disaster management tasks and activities.
  • Assist in the preparation, response and recovery activities for emergencies affecting local residents and visitors including community education and awareness programs.
  • Update and monitor the information on the Burdekin Shire Council’s Emergency webpage and ensure all information is current.
  • Assist in the development, coordination and facilitation of community based programs and promotions associated with local disaster management plans and emergency response strategies.
  • Be responsible for the management and coordination of the Local Disaster Coordination Centre during times of activation and ensuring all staff and agencies are fully trained in Council’s emergency management software Guardian.

 Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The annual salary for this part time position is to a ceiling of Level 4 ($36,516) with the commencing salary dependent upon the skills and experience of the successful applicant.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 17/31 – Disaster Management Officer should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Monday, 4 September 2017 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact the Manager Client Services – Eileen Robinson on (07) 4783 9800.

Job Vacancy 17/30 – Casual Transfer Station Gatehouse Attendants

Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for Casual Transfer Station Gatehouse Attendants to provide relief duties during periods of leave at the Council’s transfer stations.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Operate associated technology in order to accurately record transaction details, as required.
  • Receiving fees including cash, and issue receipts.
  • Ensure money received reconciles with transactions.
  • Complete reports on transactions and associated activities.
  • Reject loads of waste that do not meet approved acceptance criteria for the transfer station.
  • Supervise public and direct traffic at the transfer station.
  • Set prices and sell second hand goods.
  • Clean and undertake housekeeping duties on site.
  • Maintain hazardous waste collection areas and ensure material is correctly stored.
  • Undertake yard maintenance duties including maintenance of signs or other equipment.
  • Treat customers in a courteous and friendly manner.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The hourly rate for this position is $25.45 plus the applicable casual loading.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 17/30 – Casual Transfer Station Gatehouse Attendants should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Monday, 28 August 2017 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact the Coordinator Waste Services – Lachlan Kerr on (07) 4783 9800.

Job Vacancy 17/29 – Casual Compliance Officer

Burdekin Shire Council is seeking applications for a Casual Compliance Officer to join our Compliance Team.

Reporting to the Coordinator Environment and Health, this position will be required to provide on-call services and provide relief support for the Compliance Team.   On-call services includes on weekends, public holidays and during Council closures.

The successful applicant will possess the following attributes at a minimum:

  • Sound written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in handing animals including dogs, cats and livestock.
  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to work in high conflict area.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated understanding, or the ability to acquire understanding, in legislation enforcement.
  • Basic computer skills with the ability to adapt to new computer technology.
  • Possession of a current Queensland “C” class drivers licence for manual vehicles.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The hourly rate for this position is $24.68 plus the applicable casual loading.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 17/29 – Casual Compliance Officer should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

 Applications close on Monday, 28 August 2017 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact the Technical Officer Environment and Health – Anne Christman on (07) 4783 9800.

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