You are here Home About Council Recruitment Current vacancies

Current vacancies

Applying for a position with council

To apply for any positions listed below please complete the online application form.

Alternatively forward your resume, covering letter and application cover sheet demonstrating your previous relevant work experience via email or post to: Human Resources, Central Highlands Regional Council PO Box 21, EMERALD QLD 4720

Central Highlands Regional Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a smoke free work environment.

For more information about the current vacancies click on the plus next to the job title.

  • 10196 Plumber/Network Crew Operator

    Position

    Award/Salary

    Closing Date

    10196 Plumber/Network Crew Operator

    Department: Infrastructure and Utilities
    Location: Emerald

    Central Highlands Regional Council is seeking applications from experienced Plumbers to join our team based in Emerald.

    As a Network Crew Operator (Plumber) you will direct and work along with the crew you are leading to undertake planned and/or responsive activities/repairs on Council’s water and wastewater networks.

    You will be responsible for job planning, job safety and undertaking risk assessments, traffic management, identifying and reporting failures, causes and remedies, receiving and closing out customer requests on a tablet computer and marking up Council’s plans for asset accuracy.

    The successful candidate will possess the following requirements;

    • Plumbers Licence
    • Minimum of a QLD MR class drivers licence
    • General Construction Induction Card
    • Excavator ticket/statement of attainment
    • Traffic Control Accreditation
    • Sound knowledge of water and wastewater network management, planned and responsive maintenance activities
    • Cert III Network operations (desirable)
    • Significant experience in a similar or related role (desirable)
    • Asbestos, confined space, working at heights, trenching tickets/statement of attainments (desirable)
    • HR Licence (desirable)

    POSITION DESCRIPTION

    DUTIES STATEMENT

    Plumber – Building Trades Award - BT1 = $65,725.15

    12 Noon, Monday 20 November 2017

  • 10100 Corporate Communications Officer - Fixed Term

    Position

    Award/Salary

    Closing Date

    10100 Corporate Communications Officer – Fixed Term

    Department: CEO’s Office
    Location: Emerald
    Term: Fixed Term to January 2019

    Do you love telling a story? Are you curious, energetic, organized and creative?

    We are looking for a Communications Officer to join our Corporate Communications team to liaise with the media, write media releases and other content, develop and implement communication strategies, coordinate design and production of promotional materials, and assist with social media and digital content.

    If you have a journalism or communications qualification or experience, can write first-rate engaging copy, juggle ten tasks simultaneously and keep smiling, love deadlines, enjoy photography and videography, and value resourcefulness and teamwork, please apply!

    For further information contact Andrea Ferris, Coordinator Communications on 07 4982 8377 or 0439 896 061 E: aferris@chrc.qld.gov.au

    POSITION DESCRIPTION

    DUTIES STATEMENT

     

    LGO Award Level 3.1 = $62,225.10 pa

    12 Noon, Monday 20 November 2017

  • 10189 Diesel Fitter Mechanic - Springsure

    Position

    Award/Salary

    Closing Date

    10189 Diesel Fitter Mechanic – Springsure

    Department: Infrastructure and Utilities
    Location: Springsure

    Central Highlands Regional Council is currently a Diesel Fitter Mechanic to provide efficient and effective maintenance of Council’s plant and fleet to industry standards. This includes both in the field and workshop repairs servicing small and heavy plant.

    The position specific requirements are:

    • Trade qualification as Diesel Fitter and or Motor Mechanic
    • Minimum of Queensland C class provisional drivers licence
    • Substantial experience working on heavy vehicles and earthmoving plant
    • Other trade qualifications and certifications (Desirable)
    • HR drivers license (Desirable)

    For further information on the position please read the POSITION DESCRIPTION or contact David Higgins, Coordinator Workshops on 1300 242 686.

    Engineering Award C10 = $64,753.84

    12 Noon, Monday 20 November 2017

Register for SMS Alerts

Enter your mobile number and we will text you with important local alerts