Permanent Full Time
Miles Water Treatment Plant
About the Western Downs and Council
It is an exciting time to be living and working on the Western Downs, with a strong, diverse economy creating exciting opportunities for our growing regional area.
The Western Downs is also emerging as a prime tourist destination with a variety of unique experiences, vibrant major events, and stunning natural landscapes to captivate visitors of all ages and interests.
Western Downs Regional Council (WDRC) is a sustainable organisation delivering modern and quality essential services to around 35,000 residents.
WDRC is made up of people from diverse backgrounds, demonstrating the people that make our region unique and dedicated to making a real difference in the community.
About the Opportunity
Based in Miles, you will be responsible for assisting Council's Utilities team with water and sewerage maintenance works.
Reporting to the Utilities Supervisor, you will:
The successful applicant will:
It is strongly recommended that applicants are fully vaccinated (received 2 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine recognised by the Therapeutic Goods Administration or as determined by Queensland Health (Public Health Direction)). You agree that you will comply with Council's COVID-19 Vaccination - Organisational Policy.
The benefits WDRC offer:
If you love working in the outdoors and have a passion for maintaining our community's utilities infrastructure, this role is for you. TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE.
WDRC require each candidate for this position to complete a Pre-Employment Questionnaire (see attached). Please upload your completed questionnaire in the qualifications section at the time of submitting your application to be considered for this position.
Applications close at 5.00pm AEST on 7 July 2022.
The recruitment process may include candidates completing a pre-employment health declaration and you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.
Applicants for this position agree to WDRC conducting an independent employment check with your current (or most recent) employer prior to your formal appointment to the advertised position.
WDRC reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date, or extend the closing date, without prior notice.