A rare opportunity has become available for an experienced and qualified Electrical Fitter/Mechanic to join the Water Network team at Mackay Regional Council.
The position of Electrical Fitter/Mechanic is integral to the electrical team day labour workforce and is responsible for providing technical and operational support to the Electrical Team Leader, whilst implementing effective maintenance and construction work practices and providing prompt and effective attention to supply of services to Water Network clients.
Key duties of this role include;
Carrying out maintenance and construction work on Water Network assets ensuring compliance with Council’s Policies, By-laws and other legislative and regulatory requirements, including WH&S
Ordering required resources, fittings, plant and equipment from construction plans
Providing a high level of internal and external client service
Maintaining equipment to a high standard
To be successful in this role, the ideal candidate will have:
Queensland Electrical “Certificate of Competency” - Electrical Fitter/Mechanic.
Construction Blue/White Card.
QLD ‘C’ class drivers license.
Switchboard rescue & resuscitation certificate.
First Aid & CPR certificate or ability to attain prior to commencement.
Work is primarily associated with Water and Waste Water infrastructure, therefore immunisation for Hepatitis A/B and Tetanus is a requirement of this position.
Applicants must be available to partake in an after-hours, on-call 7-day roster system.
Choice of 4 or 5 weeks’ annual leave with 17.5% leave loading
Up to 18% superannuation contribution (conditions apply)
Flexible work arrangements
May be eligible for salary sacrificing options through Salaris
Membership to lifestyle benefits program including corporate discounts
Study and assistance programs for career development
Learning and development opportunities
Employee Assistance Program
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 is located halfway between Brisbane and Cairns and is truly the heart of Queensland, covering 7,621 square kilometres of rainforest, Natural Parks, historic townships, miles of golden beaches and more than 70 tropical islands. We are a dynamic, progressive and financially sound Local Government, with responsibility of $3.5 billion worth of assets in a vibrant, rapidly growing region where sugar, mining, beef, tourism and retail drive the economy. As a member of Mackay Regional Council, you will be one in a team of approximately 1100 dedicated employees who deliver a variety of services, programs and facilities to the communities in the Mackay region.
Mackay Regional Council provides competitive remuneration packages including attractive salary, a commitment to work/life balance and a variety of other benefits and opportunities. Reward yourself with a career and lifestyle you love!
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