Water and Waste
Award - Classification
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Level 7 Step 1 - Stream A, Division 2, Section 1 10 Day Fortnight
$102,011.14 to $107,983.57
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The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future. We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity.
Here at City of Gold Coast, our commitment to a shared set of values shapes our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities.
About the Position
The Senior Assessment Engineer position in Water and Waste is a key part of the Development Services Team which manages the assessment of development applications.
The Senior Assessment Engineer is primarily responsible for reviewing and authorising internal referral memos in accordance with the Planning Act 2016 and deciding Connection Applications in accordance with the South-East Queensland Water (Distribution and Retail Restructuring) Act 2009. Water and Waste is an internal referral involved in the assessment of development applications and provides advice on water supply, sewerage and solid waste management. The team also supervises the construction of developer contributed water supply and sewerage assets including trunk infrastructure.
The following list of responsibilities apply to this position.
If you possess the following qualifications or equivalent knowledge, you are encouraged to apply for this interesting and challenging position:
Working in development assessment is challenging and requires compliance with strict legislative timeframes and assessment rules. To be effective in this position, you will need to be a strong delegator and be able to manage changing priorities. You will also be proficient at influencing others and making complex engineering decisions in a timely manner.
What can the City of Gold Coast offer you?
Working for the City of Gold Coast is both challenging and rewarding. You will enjoy:
The Selection Process
As part of our selection process, you may be required to undertake a one way video interview via SparkHire, and a face to face interview; you may 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.
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Essential: Do you hold a General Construction Induction Card (White Card)
Essential: Do you hold Bachelor Degree in Engineering (Civil or Mechanical) or have the equivalent knowledge? Please explain
Desirable: Outline your experience managing a team in a development assessment environment.
Desirable: Explain your experience with the Planning Act 2016 and other relevant legislation as it relates to development assessment.
Essential: Using an example, describe your involvement in a water or sewer construction project.
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