Dec 21, 2018

Senior Water and Sewer Engineer

$104,708 - $121,049 yearly
  • Mackay Regional Council
  • Mackay
Full time Engineering Government


An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced and passionate Senior Network Engineer to join the Water Network Program with Mackay Regional Council.

In this crucial role, you will assist Water and Waste Services to meet its targets and objectives in both Council’s Corporate and Operational Plans. Key responsibilities of this role include; leading the Network Planning and Maintenance team, coordinating with the network field staff to assist with planning, monitoring and maintenance of network assets and continually reviewing operations of Water and Waste Network with the concept of continuous improvement.

The ideal candidate will have a Degree in Engineering or related discipline from a recognised tertiary institution and membership of the institution of Engineers (Australia) or relevant experience and a current ‘C’ Class drivers Licence. Strong skills in the supervision and management of employees and contractors, combined with the ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation, including codes of practice, Australian Standards, WH&S, EPA and QA is also essential.

Mackay Regional Council provides competitive remuneration packages including attractive salary, hours, employee benefits and training and development opportunities.  

In return for your valued contribution you will be rewarded with;

  • Annual base salary range from $104,708 - $121,049
  • 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


For a Position Description and information on how to apply please visit

Applications Close: 22 November 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.


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