Technical Officer

Technical Officer

Job Title: Technical Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Darwin, Northern Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 1839
Contact Name: Michelle Nguyen
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 30, 2022 14:39

Job Description

Technical Officer - Northern Territory

  • Deliver building and infrastructure maintenance
  • Support in the project management of capital works program
  • 3 to 6 months contract opportunity, with possible extension

Leading Roles is seeking a Technical Officer to assist our local government client in a surrounding suburb of Darwin. This is a contract opportunity for three to six months, with the possibility of extension.

The Technical Officer will support the Civil Operations Team Leader to undertake operations and maintenance works of buildings and infrastructure, assist in contract management and delivery of minor capital works projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan, organise and supervise delivery of building maintenance and facility operations
  • Undertake effective financial management of approved programs and monitor relevant budgets
  • Investigate and respond to enquiries and complaints from the public and other customers
  • Assist in ensuring data recording systems are user friendly and up to date
  • Provide technical advice to staff and the community

Essential skills and experience:

  • Minimum Cert IV in Civil Construction and/or a minimum of 3 years' experience in the field of civil construction and maintenance
  • Demonstrated experience in project management of civil infrastructure maintenance and minor capital works
  • A demonstrated ability to produce and interpret technical drawing and documents
  • Class C Drivers licence

Outstanding communication, interpersonal and customer service skills are essential and previous experience working in a local government will be highly regarded.

How to Apply

Apply now as the application period will close once a suitable applicant has been identified.