Permanent Full Time Qld Local Government Industry Award (Stream B)- Wage Level 6 Margate $59,075 pa9 day fortnight up to 12% superannuation leave loading76 hour fortnight4 weeks annual leave
Please note: applicants will be required to undergo a physical and hearing assessment with an independent professional nominated by MBRC as part of the recruitment process for this role as well as a National Police History Check.
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 direction and day to day supervision of an assigned maintenance work crew engaged in undertaking horticultural park and roadside maintenance works. You will plan daily work, accurately measure and calculate materials required, and undertake mowing, turf management, trimming, pruning, weed control, mulching, planting, parks infrastructure maintenance and general labouring as required to achieve required outcomes.
To be successful in this role you must possess a MR licence, Construction Induction Card, a Certificate III in Horticulture or other relevant field, and be willing to obtain your ACDC certification if you don't hold already. You will have experience in a similar horticultural role, the demonstrated ability to lead a work team to achieve operational outcomes, the physical fitness to undertake the manual tasks of the role safely, and computer and communication skills sufficient to complete required administrative duties and be a positive member of our team.
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.