Team Leader – Water and Sewerage Network Operations
$74,813 - $86,007 yearly
Mackay Regional Council
Mackay QLD, Australia
Bring your talents to the Central Queensland coast and partner with an award-winning Local Government as a Team Leader - Water and Sewerage Network Operations in a full-time permanent capacity.
The responsibility of this position is to provide leadership to team members and supply prompt and effective commitment to the operations of the water and sewerage network; as well as to foster & promote effective, efficient and a safe work environment.
The successful applicant will also oversee the day-to-day operational activities within the water and sewer network, to manage maintenance activities and water quality requirements. This role is an essential part of the team that monitors Mackay Water's transfer systems via telemetry, prioritise actions and respond to failures and electrical supply interruptions.
Mackay, a region that is on the up!
Covering 7,621 square kilometres, this region offers balance between a challenging career and an idyllic lifestyle on the Central Queensland coast, from picturesque beaches, vibrant dining precinct, nearby island resorts, beautiful rainforests, and great climate. With close to 120,000 residents, home to major shopping, entertainment and sporting events, there is always something to do.
Mackay Regional Council is a dynamic, progressive and financially sound Local Government, with responsibility of $3.5 billion worth of assets and employing over 1000 dedicated staff. Significant investment in the region has been driven from Council achieving class leading facilities for the population including a world class aquatic and athletics centre, an entertainment centre that has hosted artists such as Kiss and Elton John and the newly announced site of the Qantas Group Pilot Academy.
Mackay Regional Council where career integrates with lifestyle.
To be successful in this role, you will possess:
Demonstrated experience in the water industry with competence in the operations, maintenance of water and sewerage assets
Established experience in operation of SCADA systems
Demonstrated experience in leading a team
QLD "C" Class Driver's Licence
The ability to participate in an on-call roster
In return for your valued contribution you will be rewarded with;
Attractive salary and weekly pay
Up to 18% weekly superannuation contribution (conditions apply)
Choice of 4 or 5 weeks annual leave with 17.5% leave loading
Flexible work arrangements with a 9-day fortnight
May be eligible for salary sacrificing options through Salaris
Lifestyle benefits program including corporate discounts
Study and assistance programs for career development
Learning and development opportunities
Employee Assistance Program
Active social clubs
To apply, please attach your resume, cover letter and a full statement addressing the selection criteria (from attached job description) online via Council's e-Recruitment site.
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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