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Reference Number 13133
Position Title Ganger Road & Drainage Maintenance
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Location Martyn Street Depot
Minimum Award/Classification LGE State - Lev 5, LH 1-10 
Maximum Award/Classification LGE State - Lev 5, LH 1-10 
Roster Pattern 9 day fortnight 
Position Summary

Ganger Road & Drainage Maintenance  WS758

Salary: $57,938.36 per annum

Location: Martyn Street Depot, 158a Martyn Street, Cairns

Reference Number: 13133

Close Date: Monday 17 February 2020

Primary Objectives of the position:

  • Deliver effective repairs and maintenance to drainage infrastructure in line with standards and budgets whilst leading your team.

To be successful in this role you must have:

  • A current Queensland Medium Rigid (MR) class drivers licence.
  • Substantial civil maintenance experience gained in a similar position across various asset groups.
  • Developed organisational skills including a demonstrated ability to effectively plan, organise and coordinate a number of tasks at the same time.
  • Demonstrated skills and proven success in the delivery of efficient, effective and timely civil maintenance services / minor construction services.
  • Working in Proximity to Traffic- Awareness Part 1

For a full listing of the Key Duties & Responsibilities and full Selection Criteria please ensure you obtain a copy of the information kit and how to apply by clicking on the Position Description, select on "Open" to download the attachment. 

How to Apply:

Your application must be submitted online and must consist of the following:

  • Cover Letter addressing the three main elements as detailed in the full selection criteria.
  • Copy of your Resume.

Applications not addressing the full selection criteria will not be accepted.

Pre-Employment Assessment:

As part of the selection process applicants may be required to undertake some or all of the following assessments/checks:-

  • Pre‑employment medical assessment, which will include a functional capacity assessment and drug and alcohol test.
  • National Police/Criminal History Check.
  • Practical Assessment
  • Numeracy and Literacy Assessment
  • Computer Skills Assessment
  • Qualification/Licence Verification
  • Working with Children & Young People (Blue Card) Verification
  • Right to Work in Australia Check
  • Directorship Check
 

Employment Eligibility:

To be eligible to apply for a position at Cairns Regional Council, you must fulfil one of the following criteria:-

  • Permanent resident of Australia
  • Australian Citizen
  • New Zealand Citizen
  • Entitlement to Work Visa
 

We off the following benefits:

  • Full-time Permanent Position
  • 9 day fortnight work roster
  • Up to 5 weeks annual leave
  • Up to 3 weeks sick leave
  • 12% contribution to superannuation
  • 17.5% annual leave loading
  • Subsidised Corporate Uniform
  • Subsidised health and well-being membership (gym/swimming pool)
  • On-going opportunities for learning and professional development relevant to the position

 

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you hold a current and valid MR Driver's Licence (or above)?
Essential: Have you completed Working in Proximity to Traffic – Awareness Part 1 or ability to obtain?
Contact Person Cairns Regional Council Recruitment Team
Contact Number (07) 4044 3310
Contact Email jobs@cairns.qld.gov.au
Closing Date 17/02/2020
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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.