Job Vacancy 18/10 – Administrative Support Officer – Operations

Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for an Administrative Support Officer to undertake administrative duties in the Operations Department. Support areas include the Parks and Gardens, Works, and Water and Wastewater sections.

The Position

The key responsibilities include:

  • Under regular direction, maintain the Customer Request system in Proclaim One.
  • Assist in the preparation and distribution of statutory reports.
  • Preparation of correspondence, public notices, press releases and other material relevant to the Operations Department.
  • Ensure document processes generated for Construction Projects are in accordance with Council Quality Assurance and Work Health and Safety procedures.
  • Undertake Site Hazard Inspection audits in accordance with Council’s Monthly Action Plan’s.
  • Undertake financial costing for the Operations Section.
  • Maintain Council’s Intranet and website content for the Operations Department.

The Person

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

  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience working effectively with internal and external customers at all levels.
  • Ability to plan and prioritise own work to meet deadlines and achieve outcomes.
  • Proficiency in the use of the Microsoft Office Suite of applications and data entry.
  • Certificate III in Business Administration or equivalent general clerical experience.
  • Minimum of class ‘C’ driver’s licence.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The applicable salary is to a ceiling of Level 2 ($61,534pa) 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 18/10 – Administrative Support Officer – Operations 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 Tuesday, 6 March 2018 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact Wayne Saldumbide, Manager Operations on (07) 4783 9800.

Job Vacancy 18/09 – Leading Hand – Form Setter/Concreter – Works

Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for a Leading Hand – Form Setter / Concreter to assist with the construction and maintenance of civil infrastructure in connection with roads, footpaths, kerbing and channelling, stormwater drainage, boat ramps and other functions of Council.

The Position

The key responsibilities include:

  • Undertake significant components of the Department’s works programme.
  • Undertake all work as specified in the relevant quality and safety plans ensuring compliance with all Acts, Regulations, quality standards and Codes of Practice.
  • Maintain site records of daily activities as required to ensure safety and quality compliance.
  • Under the general direction and in the absence of the Supervisor, assume control and be responsible for all activities on the job site.
  • Liaise with and coordinate contractors and other Council employees on the job site.
  • Use initiative in catering for short term changes in priorities and conditions affecting the works.
  • Guide and assist gang members in construction and maintenance activities including quality control.

The Person

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

  • Demonstrated experience in concrete construction, concrete finishing, form setting and Council maintenance operations.
  • Demonstrated ability to read and comprehend job plans, specifications and reinforcing schedules.
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work under minimum supervision in a leadership role.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage time, set priorities and plan works.
  • Current Class “MR” (Medium Rigid) driver’s licence.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The gross fortnightly wage for this position ranges from $2,155.54 to $2,300.71 with the commencing wage 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 18/09 – Leading Hand – Form Setter / Concreter – Works 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 Tuesday, 6 March 2018 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact Robert Potter, Works Overseer on (07) 4783 9800.

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