• Position Vacant
  • Emerald

Website Central Highlands Regional Council

Location: Emerald

Department: Infrastructure & Utilities

Employment Type:  Permanent Full Time

Salary: Stream A Level 7 – 8:  $107,145.95 – $128,191.75 + $5k Attraction Incentive + Overtime + Superannuation

Are you highly experienced in coordinating network maintenance and leading a diverse team?

Central Highlands Regional Council has an exciting opportunity for a Coordinator to join and lead the dedicated Water & Sewer Networks team.

Based in Emerald, you will coordinate the planned and responsive day-to-day activities of the network team to ensure the reliability of Council’s water distribution and sewer collection networks located across our region.  You will also use your expertise to provide support and mentor the teams, monitor annual budgets, prepare high-level reports, conduct procurement activities and ensure overall compliance within the network operations. You will also be able to contribute to forward planning for planning maintenance and renewals programs.

We value your experience and will pay you a $5k Attraction Incentive upon the successful completion of your probation and will also assist you by exploring Council housing options if you are relocating to our region.

If you are a well-developed leader who is highly experienced in coordinating network maintenance and looking for a new and exciting opportunity, then we want to hear from you!

In this role, you will support the organisation by:

  • Ensuring the ongoing operation of the network infrastructure
  • Using your existing leadership capabilities to motivate a network team to achieve high quality outcomes
  • Planning, coordinating and scheduling daily maintenance activities across the crews
  • Procuring goods and services to support daily activities
  • Leading and fostering a positive and safety focused culture
  • Participating in an on call rotating roster
  • Leading, mentoring and developing a positive work culture that thrives for continuous improvement

To be considered for this opportunity, you will need to possess:

  • QBCC Occupational Plumber and Drainer Licence or tertiary qualification in Engineering or suitable alternative qualification
  • QLD C Class Drivers Licence
  • General Construction Induction Card (white card)
  • Significant experience and knowledge of water and wastewater network management
  • Experience in network maintenance scheduling and data collection with an emphasis on regulatory reporting
  • Extensive demonstrated technical skills and knowledge of water distribution and wastewater collection systems including maintenance techniques
  • A commitment to customer and stakeholder satisfaction
  • Competency in a wide range of Microsoft programs

Applications close: Monday 26 February 2024 @ 8am.

Please note: Applicants may be contacted and progressed through the recruitment prior to closing date.


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