Mackay Regional Council
Aug 16, 2018
$102,555 - $115,245 yearly
Mackay Regional Council's vision is to be an innovative water service provider that is recognised for its commercial performance, provides regional leadership, has the respect of its clients and industry regulators and prides itself on sustainability. We maintain and improve council’s water and sewerage networks by optimising the useful life of assets and by adopting more efficient service delivery mechanisms in consultation with the community.    Council has 2 great opportunities for Senior Planning Engineers to join the Planning and Sustainability program in Water and Wastewater Services to help achieve this vision.   In this position, you will provide specialist technical and strategic advice on water infrastructure to key stakeholders. The 2 positions lead small teams with either a short term (1-3 yr) or long term (3+ strategic) focus.    To be successful, you will have Engineering tertiary qualifications, extensive experience in planning or asset management of water and sewer infrastructure, high level communication skills and project management experience.     Why work for Mackay Regional Council? Mackay Regional Council is committed to providing a positive work/life balance, giving you ample opportunity to explore endless beautiful beaches, scenic drives past the sugar-cane fields to Eungella National Park and beautiful forests, parks, gorges and secret swimming holes in the Mackay Region. In addition, Mackay Regional Council provides competitive remuneration packages including attractive salary, hours, employee benefits and training and development opportunities.    We have 1x permanent full-time role available, and 1x temporary role available on a two-year contract.   In return for your valued contribution you will be rewarded with; Annual salary range from $102,555 - $115,245 (Negotiable for right candidate) Up to 18% superannuation (conditions apply) Choice of 4 or 5 weeks’ annual leave 17.5% leave loading Flexible work arrangements May be eligible for salary sacrificing options Membership to lifestyle benefits program including corporate discounts Study and assistance programs for career development Learning and development opportunities Employee Assistance Program Employee health and wellbeing initiatives   Interested? To apply, you will need to submit a cover letter, resume and a full response to the selection criteria. The position description can be found attached to the vacancy on Council’s website.   For further information please visit   Applications Close:  16 August 2018   We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, where all applicants are treated with fairness and respect and have equal access to all opportunities available. At Mackay Regional Council, diversity is about creating a respectful and inclusive workplace that recognises the unique contributions and perspectives of our employees, working together to deliver extraordinary results.
Mackay Regional Council Mackay QLD, Australia Full time