Job Details - Technical Officer - Construction

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496567 Engin, Construct & Maint Permanent Full Time Engineering and Project management
Qld Local Government Industry Award (Stream A)- Level 4 Burpengary $74,175 pa9 day fortnight up to 12% superannuation leave loading72.5 hour fortnight4 weeks annual leave


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.  

The role

Your responsibilities will include undertaking project management tasks relevant to the delivery of Council infrastructure and services, including the review of project scopes, cost estimation, constructability considerations, contract documentation, specifications, procurement, traffic guidance schemes, safety and quality and environmental issues. You will liaise with senior construction staff for the timely provision of project packages.


To be successful in this role you must possess a tertiary qualification in civil construction or other relevant field and Construction Induction Card competency that has been used or obtained within the past 2 years. You will have demonstrated knowledge of the MUTCD and design of traffic guidance schemes. You will have well-developed knowledge of relevant construction materials, specifications and standards applicable to the successful delivery of projects under the positions control.


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.

Work Location

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.

Role Description

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Further Information

To obtain further details please contact council's Customer Service Team, telephone (07) 3205 0555.

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