Roads Team Leader - Yuendumu

$63,133 yearly
  • Central Desert Regional Council
  • 1 Bagot Street, Alice Springs NT 0870
  • Jan 08, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction

Job Description


Salary Level 4, $63,132.67 per annum.

People of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply.

Operating under the direction of the Council Services Manager and in accordance with Council corporate plans and policies and relevant legislation this position is responsible for:

  • Daily 'on the job' supervision of a team responsible for road repair and maintenance, as scheduled or as directed.
  • Operating road machines as required
  • Plan, organize and co-ordinate the staff and resources required to undertake assigned road maintenance/construction work

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Post-trade certificate and/or extensive knowledge and skill gained through on the job training.
  • Experience in construction, maintenance and repairing of sealed roads.
  • Good knowledge of Occupational Safety and Health requirements.
  • Experience with safe operation and user maintenance of plant and equipment associated with roads construction and maintenance.
  • Proven ability to supervise a small team of employees.
  • An awareness of issues affecting Aboriginal people in remote locations.
  • Current NT HR License.
  • Current General Construction Safety 'White' card.
  • Valid First Aid certificate or willing to obtain one.

Contact person: Nishantha Perera – Roads Manager on 08 8958 8109 or email

To apply for this position please download the Position Description and Information Package below and address the selection criteria in writing. Applicants also need to submit an application for advert form. Applications should be marked to the attention of Recruitment Team and emailed to

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Job Closing Date

Feb 08, 2021