Council Services Coordinator

$78,958 - $88,608 yearly
  • Macdonnell Shire Council
  • Alice Springs NT, Australia
  • 22 Dec, 2021
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Facilities, Real Estate, and Property

Job Description

Alice Springs, Australia

Reference: 5774285
  • Full-time, permanent

  • Base Salary Package starting at $78,958

  • Total Effective Package: $88,607.57 (inclusive of leave loading and superannuation)

  • Based in Community

MacDonnell Regional Council was established in 2008 and its area covers our 13 major remote communities as well as many outstations. MRC employs over 500 staff, 370 of whom are the local Aboriginal staff.

MRC's vision is "many voices, one dream, building a quality desert lifestyle" and our mission is "to improve the lives of Council residents by delivering valued and relevant services".

Council Services Coordinator coordinates municipal and commercial operations, including the management of key personnel working in remote Service Centre, coordinates operational service delivery and supervises Service Centre Delivery staff in performance of duties.

Key duties:

  • Plan municipal work activities in accordance with management guidelines

  • Maintain Council assets used to deliver services

  • Mentor, train and develop staff

  • Provide accurate and timely service delivery reports to Manager Service Centre Delivery

Skills and experience:

  • Current NT Drivers Licence

  • Current White Card

  • At least 2 years' experience in a similar role including supervising, mentoring and training staff

  • Ability to lead, motivate and mentor team members to foster independence and increase local ownership of the service

Why join us

Staff choose to work here because of their commitment to advancing the lives of our residents. Staff are rewarded with diverse and challenging work that supports career growth.

Your hard work will be rewarded with:

  • 6 weeks annual leave and generous personal, study and cultural leave

  • Up to 3% additional Employer Super Contribution

  • Remote Salary packaging

This is an incredible opportunity to live and work in Central Australia.

For further information contact Keith Hassett, Manager Service Delivery, by phoning 0407 991 175

Applications close 31 January 2022

Under MacDonnell Regional Council's Special Measures Scheme, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply for this position and will be preferenced in the selection process if they meet all the essential selection criteria and are suitable at the position level.

Job Closing Date

31 Jan, 2022