Labourer

Job Description

  • Permanent Full Time 
  • Monday to Friday, 76 hours per fortnight, 9 day fortnight 
  • $67,176 per annum (LGIA Stream B Level 3 + Site Allowance) + Superannuation
  • Location – Rockhampton 

Your new role

Are you ready to step into a full-time role where your hard work is recognised and rewarded?

We are seeking an experienced Labourer with a desire to work across a range of projects within the Rockhampton region.

Assist in civil construction and general labouring duties, including stormwater, drainage, concreting, mobile plant, spotting machinery while undergoing road reconstruction and various other designated tasks.

This position requires the completion of a satisfactory Criminal History Check - Police Certificate (Australia Wide Name Only Police Check).

What we are looking for

  • Civil construction and maintenance labouring experience.
  • Reliable team player who is willing to learn and undertake all labouring aspects.
  • Passion for providing excellent customer service.
  • Ability to contribute to and uphold Council’s Safety-First culture.
  • A positive attitude who takes pride in the work they do.

What you'll get in return 

As an employee of Rockhampton Regional Council, you will join a diverse and innovative team of more than 900 employees supported by good leadership, who proudly deliver services and make a difference to the lives of people living and working within the region.

  • Supportive Work/Life Balance 
  • A large employer with a strong values driven culture 
  • A generous superannuation scheme – Up to 18% superannuation (conditions apply)
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Corporate membership discounts 
  • Payroll deductions and salary sacrifice options 
  • 17.5% annual leave loading 
  • Wages paid fortnightly 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Fitness Passport and active social clubs

What you need to do next

To apply for this opportunity, please submit two documents:

  1. A 1-2 page Cover Letter addressing the Application Criteria below;
  2. Your Current resume.

Application Criteria

  • Labouring experience in a civil construction and maintenance environment.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to work within diverse teams. 
  • Safety focussed and the ability to identify hazards and risks on the worksite.

Please use Council’s cover letter template and ensure you clearly label each Application Criteria in your cover letter.

Click the ‘Apply’ button to complete your online application.