Apr 08, 2021

Team Leader – Water and Sewerage Network Operations

  • Mackay Regional Council
  • Mackay QLD, Australia
Full time Government


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 Role:

Lead a team to manage the operational requirements of MRC water and sewer assets to meet legislative requirements in the Corporate Plan. Provide leadership to the team, supply prompt and effective attention to the operations of water and sewerage network and foster and promote an effective, efficient and safe work environment within the area of responsibility.

Essential Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • Demonstrated experience in the water industry with competence in the operations, maintenance of water and sewerage assets.
  • Demonstrated experience in operation and interpretation of SCADA systems.
  • Demonstrated experience in the effective leadership of staff that results in a productive team working environment.
  • Ability to fault-find, analyse and implement solutions for rectification works relating to water and sewerage mechanical and electrical equipment and associated asset components.
  • QLD "C" Class Driver's

In return for your valued contribution you will receive:

  • Annual base salary from $78,425
  • 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

Are you ready to catapult your career?

To apply, please attach your resume, cover letter and a brief statement addressing the selection criteria (from attached job description) online via Council's e-Recruitment site.

For a Position Description and information on how to apply please visit https://vacancies.mackay.qld.gov.au/ER21_31613/VacancyList.aspx

Applications Close:  22 April 2021

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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