Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for a Quality Assurance Coordinator / Workplace Health and Safety Officer.
The successful person will be responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the quality assurance and continual improvement system that covers all policies and processes within Council. Quality assurance qualifications and/or experience will be highly regarded.
Facilitating, implementing and educating staff in regards to Council’s workplace health and safety program is integral to the success of this position. Workplace Health and Safety qualifications and/or experience will be highly regarded.
It is essential for applicants to hold or be willing to obtain a Certificate 4 in Training and Assessment. Professional learning and development opportunities are available to the successful applicant.
This position is a vital part of the HR Department, supported by a “hands on” Manager, and dedicated team. This challenging career opportunity allows you to enjoy a relaxed and affordable coastal lifestyle just 85 kilometres south of Townsville. With a staffing component of approximately 250 employees, this position will keep you motivated and busy.
Salary and conditions of employment are in accordance with the Queensland Local Government Officers Award – State and Burdekin Shire Council’s Enterprise Bargaining Agreement. The applicable salary is to a ceiling of Level 5 ($74,839pa). Commencing salary shall be dependent upon the skills and experience of the applicant. The package includes a 9-day fortnight, 5 weeks annual leave including loading, locality allowance and 12% employer superannuation.
Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the link below.
- Job Vacancy 14/12 - Quality Assurance Coordinator / Workplace Health and Safety Officer - (pdf 286.09 kB)
Applications for 14/12 – Quality Assurance Coordinator/WHSO should include:
- An application form
- A cover letter addressing the selection criteria
- A current resume
Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:
- Online using the Online Job Application form
- By email to
- By mail to
Confidential Application No. 14/12
PO Box 974
AYR Qld 4807
Applications close on Wednesday, 30 April 2014. Word or PDF format is preferable.
Further information can be obtained by contacting the Human Resources Manager, Eileen Robinson on (07) 4783 9800.