Civil Maintenance Worker

Job Description

Mackay Regional Council has an opportunity for an experienced Civil Maintenance Worker-Labourer to join our Water Network team. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the maintenance of our water network assets in the beautiful region of Mackay.

About this opportunity:

We are seeking a person that can assist with the repairs of pressure mains, water services, valves, water meters, manholes and sewer jump-ups. Be competent in truck driving, operating equipment such as whacker packer, flex drive pumps and vac loading and have the ability to use technological devices e.g. smart phones, computers and have knowledge of work order systems.

Essential Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

  • Current General Construction Safety "White" Card
  • Current QLD MR or HR Class Licence
  • Experience in driving tandem axle trucks in varying road condition
  • Experience in maintaining water services and pipe infrastructure

Why work for Mackay Regional Council?

We are offering a permanent full-time position with a 9-day fortnight roster (every 2nd weekend is a long weekend!). Be home with your family every night and gain the work/life balance and job security you've been searching for. At Mackay Regional Council, we believe that we can create opportunities to thrive to help our region become the best region for liveability and livelihood. Discover more about the Mackay Region https://www.discovermackay.com.au/

In addition to the above, we also offer the following employee benefits:

  • Annual base salary from $58,041 - $59,319 plus allowances as applicable (level offered will be dependent on successful candidates' qualifications and experience)
  • Up to 18% superannuation (conditions apply)
  • Choice of 4 or 5 weeks' annual leave with 17.5% leave loading
  • 9 day fortnight roster
  • 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

How to apply:

Prepare and submit your cover letter and resume, outlining your relevant experience for this role.

Join us and become an essential part of the team that drives progress and serves our community with pride!

Applications Close: 27th June 2024

Having troubles submitted your application?

Reach out to one of our friendly Recruitment Officers by phoning 1300 MACKAY (1300 622 529).

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, where all applicants are treated fairly and respectfully and have equal access to all available opportunities. At Mackay Regional Council, diversity is about creating a respectful and inclusive workplace that recognises our employees' unique contributions and perspectives, working together to deliver extraordinary results.