Technical Officer

Technical Officer

Job Title: Technical Officer
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Ayr, Queensland
Salary: +12% Super and 9-day fortnight
Reference: BBBH1261_1623044416
Contact Name: Rob Maxwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2021 17:40

Job Description

Technical Officer | Burdekin Shire Council | Ayr, North Queensland

  • Join a highly competent professional civil design team
  • Develop your career - work on diverse civil projects
  • Competitive remuneration package and 9-day fortnights

The Technical Officer is a key role within Burdekin Shire Council's Technical Services team, assisting with design, drafting and technical investigations of council's civil infrastructure projects. Develop your professional career in the planning, design and delivery of diverse infrastructure projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking surveys, design reviews, drafting, estimating, and compilation of specifications
  • Contract administration, contractor and project management
  • Assisting with the collection and management of road, drainage, water and sewer asset information
  • Quality control on design and as-constructed plans.

Qualifications, Skills, Attributes:

  • Tertiary qualifications equivalent to (or higher) an Associate Degree in Engineering (Civil)
  • Demonstrated ability to produce accurate technical reporting and design records
  • Previous experience in a similar role within local Government or similar entity.

A great opportunity to make this role your own, develop your career, enjoy work life balance and contribute to the community you live in. If you're ready for a rewarding career move - apply now!

Work/life Balance
The Burdekin, where unspoilt natural beauty meets a thriving rural community right on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef. From pristine beaches to exhilarating adventure sports, world-class fishing and unique cultural attractions, there is so much to discover!

How to Apply
Please download the
Candidate Information Pack to view the position description and selection criteria before submitting your application.

Applications close 5pm Monday 5 July 2021.