Reference number 31092
Employment status Fixed-Term Full Time - Ending - 04/02/2022
Directorate Economy Planning and Environment
Location Waterside East
Award - Classification City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Stream A Administration Level 5
Salary $75,858.48 to $79,003.54
Hours per week 36.25
City of Gold Coast
The Gold Coast is one of the fastest growing cities in Australia with a diverse population, combining exciting challenges with the kind of lifestyle few cities can boast about.
How We Do Things
A commitment to a shared set of values shapes 'how we do things' - our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities.
About the Position
To provide specialist advice on a diverse range of vegetation/arboriculture issues relating to the operations of Council’s Engineering & Environmental Assessment section. To assist in the assessment of MCU, ROL & Operational Works applications on proposed developments within the City whilst remaining in accordance with statutory requirements and Council’s aims and objectives.
Key Deliverables of the position:
You have well-developed interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills including:
How to Apply
To apply for this position, you will be required to Sign Up to eRecruit and create a profile. Please select “Apply Now” and follow the on-screen prompts to complete and submit your application. For more details, please call the Contact Person listed on the advertisement. For queries or issues regarding the eRecruit system, please phone 1300 465 326 during Business Hours.
As part of our selection process, you may be required to undertake a one way video interview via SEEK SparkHire, and a face to face interview; you may will also be required to undertake police checks, employment history checks, qualification checks and drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Australian Standards and Council's procedures.
Please note applications for this position will close at 10.30pm on the listed closing date.
City of Gold Coast is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are committed to supporting an environment where all employees, regardless of their differences or similarities, feel valued, respected and supported. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons are encouraged to apply.
Essential: Do you hold an AQF Level 5 Horticulture (Diploma of Arboriculture) or do you have a minimum five (5) years experience as practising Arborist? Please provide details.
Desirable: Minimum five (5) years professional industry experience in tree assessment including working knowledge of AS4970 Protection of trees on development sites
Desirable: Do you have experience in tree risk assessment and any current licences such as QTRA or TRAQ? If yes, please provide details.
Desirable: Please outline your ability to effectively communicate with a range of stakeholders
Contact person Pete Joy
Contact number 07 55828152
Alternate contact person Tony Cockram
Alternate contact number 07 55828308
Closing date 23/09/2021