Moreton Bay Regional Council is Australia's third largest local government, conveniently located between the Brisbane CBD and the Sunshine Coast.
The Moreton Bay Region is a diverse area, spanning more than 2000 square kilometres and boasting everything from rural townships to urban centres, coastal villages and thriving business precincts – We've Got It All.
Moreton Bay Regional Council employs more than 1700 staff dedicated to servicing the needs and enhancing the lifestyle of more than 425,000 residents. With your skills, join council's team and help make a difference to one of South-East Queensland's fastest growing urban areas.
Your responsibilities will include providing technical expertise and advice on issues relating to maintenance and renewal projects for roads, drainage, marine asset maintenance, grounds maintenance, parks infrastructure and natural areas. You will assist with the planning, preparation and delivery of operational annual and multi-year maintenance programs including providing advice on budgets and operational efficiencies, preparing technical reports, stakeholder engagement, design, costing, procurement, construction management and contract management.
To be successful in this role you will hold a relevant qualification in a field such as civil construction, horticulture, arboriculture or project management, and experience in a similar role whereby you provided technical advice and coordinated maintenance and renewal projects. You will have exceptional time management and project coordination abilities to ensure deadlines are met, and the communication skills and technical knowledge to effectively liaise with a variety of stakeholders and prepare and present concise technical reports.
This role with Council offers excellent working conditions, generous employer funded superannuation benefits (up to 12%) and a 9 day fortnight in addition to four weeks paid annual leave per year. Council’s work locations have local parking.
Please note that whilst the current work location for this position is specified above, staff may be required to transfer to any of council's work locations with notice. Council currently has depots located at Arana Hills, Bribie Island, Burpengary, Dayboro, Deception Bay, Caboolture, Margate, Petrie, Samford, Woodford and a range of other facilities located throughout the region.
How to Apply
Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Applicants will need to attach the following documents:
- A current resumé or curriculum vitæ
- A covering letter or expression of interest (maximum 2 pages) which details your suitability for the role.
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To obtain further details please contact council's Customer Service Team, telephone (07) 3205 0555.