Job Vacancies


Town Ganger

We are now recruiting for a full time Town Ganger for our Bedourie Town Crew. If you are able to ensure that the construction and maintenance of town parks, gardens and facilities are completed efficiently and to a high standard then this job might be for you. We require applicants to have a 'C' Class Drivers Licence (MR or HR is desirable), a certificate or qualification in Horticulture or similar and competencies in Forklift and Skid Steer Loader.

A competitive remuneration package is offered ($62,680 to $66,866 depending on allowances), including above award wages. The option to work overtime will be available and will increase the remuneration stated above. Council also provides 6 weeks annual leave with 17.5% leave loading and 9.5% superannuation. A comfortable home is available in Bedourie at subsidised rent.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players and enjoy adventure are encouraged to apply.

If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position, please submit your application below. Please include:

• A completed application form.
• A current resume (ensuring contact details are current, and you have nominated at least two referees) 
• A cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and your knowledge of the position.
• A document addressing each of the selection criteria.

Copies of any licenses or tickets required in the Position Description must be included with your resume.

For more information, telephone Jodie Girdler, Town Supervisor on 0428 035 184 or email jodie.girdler@diamantina.qld.gov.au

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Applications will close on 7 August 2020.

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Labourer Town Crew

We are now recruiting for a committed all-rounder full time Labourers for our Bedourie and Birdsville Town Crew.  If you are fit and strong, keen to work outdoors then this might be the job for you. We require applicants to have a 'C' Class Drivers Licence, white construction card and the ability to operate plant equipment and machinery or willingness to learn.

Diamantina Shire Council gives you the chance of a great future and the genuine opportunity to extend you career through training and skill development.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players and enjoy adventure are encouraged to apply.

A competitive remuneration package is offered ($59,300 to $63,486 per annum depending on allowances) including above award wages and 6 weeks annual leave. A comfortable home is available in Bedourie or Birdsville at subsidised rent.

This position is offered as a permanent fulltime position.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players and enjoy adventure are encouraged to apply.

If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position, please submit your application below. Please include:

• A completed application form.
• A current resume (ensuring contact details are current, and you have nominated at least two referees) 
• A cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and your knowledge of the position.
• A document addressing each of the selection criteria.

Copies of any licenses or tickets required in the Position Description must be included with your resume.

For more information, telephone Jodie Girdler, Town Supervisor on 0428 035 184 or email jodie.girdler@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Position Description

WH&S Obligation & Responsibility Statements

Applications will close on 7 August 2020.

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Plant Operator (Grader)

Applications are invited from experienced Grader drivers to join our busy Works team. We are looking for several experienced hands-on applicants with excellent driving skills and a positive attitude. If you have the ability to final trim, carry out basic operating checks and daily maintenance this could be the opportunity to bring your skills to a dynamic shire and community.

We Require you have…
• Certificate of Competency in Grader Operations
• Knowledge of Main Roads Standard and Techniques; and
• Current Queensland 'C" Class Licence ("MR" Class Licence Desirable)

This position will be based in either Bedourie or Birdsville which are small but vital towns with fantastic modern facilities including 24/7 health services, schools, sporting facilities and twice weekly flights to/from Brisbane/Mt Isa.

A competitive remuneration package is offered ($62,920 to $95,206 depending on allowances and overtime), including above award wages and 6 weeks’ annual leave. A comfortable home is available in Bedourie or Birdsville at subsidised rent.

Councils works crews are currently operating on a 10/4 roster during which a reasonable amount of overtime is worked whilst they reside in their modern mobile camp accommodation.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players and enjoy adventure are encouraged to apply.

This position is offered as a fulltime permanent position.

If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position, please submit your application below. Please include:

• A completed application form.
• A current resume (ensuring contact details are current, and you have nominated at least two referees) 
• A cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and your knowledge of the position.
• A document addressing each of the selection criteria.

Copies of any licenses or tickets required in the Position Description must be included with your resume.

For more information telephone Brendan Smith, Works Coordinator on 0455 431 962 or email brendan.smith@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Position Description

WH&S Obligation & Responsibility Statements

Applications will close on 17 August 2020.

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Plant Operator (MC Truck)

Applications are invited from experienced MC truck drivers to join our busy Works team. We are looking for an experienced hands-on person with excellent driving skills and a positive attitude. The position will be based in either Bedourie or Birdsville which are small but vital towns with fantastic modern facilities including 24/7 health services, schools, sporting facilities and twice weekly flights to/from Brisbane and Mount Isa.

We Require you have:
• Current Queensland "MC" Drivers Licence;
• Construction and Knowledge of Main Roads Standards and Techniques; and
• Widespread experience in the high standard of operation and maintenance of a Type 2 Road Train with side tipper and/or water tankers.

A competitive remuneration package is offered ($62,920 to $95,206 depending on allowances and overtime) including above award wages and 6 weeks’ annual leave. A comfortable home is available in Bedourie or Birdsville at subsidised rent.

Councils works crews are currently operating on a 10/4 roster during which a reasonable amount of overtime is worked whilst they reside in their modern mobile camp accommodation.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players and enjoy adventure are encouraged to apply.

This position is offered as a fulltime permanent position.

If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position, please submit your application below. Please include:

• A completed application form.
• A current resume (ensuring contact details are current, and you have nominated at least two referees) 
• A cover letter outlining your reasons for applying and your knowledge of the position.
• A document addressing each of the selection criteria.

Copies of any licenses or tickets required in the Position Description must be included with your resume.

For more information, telephone Brendan Smith, Works Coordinator on 0455 431 962 or email brendan.smith@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Position Description

WH&S Obligation & Responsibility Statements

Applications will close on 17 August 2020.

Apply Now