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Maintenance Engineer

Job No: BSC20160115
Location: Ballina


Change your lifestyle and live and work in a vibrant community and great coastal environment.

Ballina Shire Council is situated on the Far North Coast of New South Wales, 20 minutes from Byron Bay and one hour from the Gold Coast. The shire is a popular tourism destination with pristine beaches, rainforest retreats and hinterland hideaways.



We are currently seeking a suitably qualified and experienced individual to plan and develop Council’s maintenance programs within the asset management framework and coordinate the delivery of civil infrastructure maintenance programs in line with Council’s Delivery Program.

To be successful you will bring

  • Behaviour that positively demonstrates Council’s values of: creative, accessible, respect, energetic and safe.
  • Tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering or related field.
  • Proven experience in the coordination of civil construction and/or maintenance programs.
  • Demonstrated understanding of civil construction and maintenance techniques, including emerging practices and technology.
  • Proven effective communication skills, both oral and written, including report writing.
  • Demonstrated experience in project management including works programming and use of Microsoft Project or similar software.
  • Demonstrated contract management experience.
  • Proven experience in budget development and administration.
  • Demonstrated experience in the supervision of staff and an understanding of effective team leadership and management.
  • Demonstrated experience in and competence with the use of the Microsoft Office suite.

The rewards

  • A salary range of $79,400 to $91,100 per annum (plus 9.5% superannuation) dependent upon skills and experience.
  • Training and development opportunities.
  • Generous Award workplace conditions.

Click here to view the Position Description and Information Package.

Specific enquiries

Paul Busmanis | Manager Engineering Works | 02 6686 1241

Applications close

Friday, 23 February 2018

How To Apply

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