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Fleet Administration Officer (Bedourie)

Applications are invited from experienced Administration Officers to assist with the management of our vehicles, plant and equipment.  Bedourie boasts modern facilities including hotel, motel, caravan park, health clinic, airport, pool, gym, state school and police station and a welcoming culture.

We require you to:

  • hold a current ‘C’ Class manual driver’s licence,

On offer are

  • above award wages,
  • monthly RDO’s,
  • 6 weeks annual leave,
  • A comfortable home is available at heavily subsidised rent (approximately $150/week for three bedrooms, partially furnished dwellings)
  • full-time permanent position,
  • opportunity for professional growth and development.

Experienced applicants who are self-starters, team players 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 any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or email HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when the position is filled.

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Diesel Mechanic (Bedourie)

Applications are invited from experienced Diesel Mechanic to provide an effective and efficient mechanical service involving the repair, servicing and maintenance of Council’s plant, equipment and vehicle fleet.  Plant includes Heavy Commercials, Earthmoving, agricultural-type equipment, light fleet and ancillary items. We require you to have:

  • Trade Qualified Diesel Mechanic Certificate.
  • To hold a current HR driver's licence or able to obtain.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ trade experience.
  • Be physically fit for hot/dry conditions.
  • To hold Working Safely in the Construction Industry CPCCOH1001A (white card).
  • Experience with CAT equipment preferred.

This position is based in Bedourie, a small but vital town with fantastic modern facilities, including 24/7 health services, schools, sporting facilities and twice-weekly flights to/from Brisbane/Mt Isa.

On offer are above award wages, monthly RDO and 6 weeks annual leave. A comfortable home is available at heavily subsidised rent (approximately $150/week for three bedrooms, partially furnished dwellings).

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

This position is offered as a full-time 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 any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or email HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au 

Applications close when the position is filled. 

Position Description

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Visitor Experience Coordinator (Birdsville)

Diamantina Shire Council is currently recruiting for the Visitor Experience Coordinator position based in Birdsville. This position is offered as permanent full-time.

Are you ready for a unique opportunity to blend adventure with work? We are seeking enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to join our team as Visitor Experience Coordinators in the captivating town of Birdsville. If you have a passion for providing exceptional guest experiences and a love for the Australian outback, we want to hear from you!

Benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and accommodation provided.
  • Embrace a lifestyle surrounded by the breathtaking landscapes of the outback.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development.
  • Become an integral part of a close-knit community.

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding adventure and be part of a team that values creativity, collaboration, and community.

Please submit your application below if you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position.

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 with no more than two pages addressing the key selection criteria.
  • Please specify your preferred location (Bedourie, Birdsville, or both) in your application.

For any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Payroll/Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or contact via email at HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when filled.

Position Description

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Visitor Experience Officer (Bedourie & Birdsville)

Diamantina Shire Council is currently recruiting for the Visitor Experience Officer position in Bedourie and Birdsville. These two positions are offered as permanent full-time, with one Officer based in each town.

Are you ready for a unique opportunity to blend adventure with work? We are seeking enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to join our team as Visitor Experience Coordinators in the captivating towns of Bedourie and Birdsville. If you have a passion for providing exceptional guest experiences and a love for the Australian outback, we want to hear from you!

Benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and accommodation provided.
  • Embrace a lifestyle surrounded by the breathtaking landscapes of the outback.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development.
  • Become an integral part of a close-knit community.

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding adventure and be part of a team that values creativity, collaboration, and community.

Please submit your application below if you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position.

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 with no more than two pages addressing the key selection criteria.
  • Please specify your preferred location (Bedourie, Birdsville, or both) in your application.

For any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Payroll/Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or contact via email at HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when filled.

Position Description

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Town Services Labourer (Bedourie)

The Bedourie Town Services Labourer is tasked with executing a range of manual labour assignments to support the maintenance and enhancement of public spaces and amenities in the town. This role necessitates working outdoors in diverse weather conditions and collaborating with a team to ensure the efficient functioning of municipal services.

This is a full-time position reporting to the Town Supervisor. Responsibilities include grounds maintenance, waste management, infrastructure upkeep, equipment operation, and ensuring adherence to safety protocols. The ideal candidate possesses a high school diploma, basic groundskeeping knowledge, physical fitness for manual labour, and effective communication skills.

If you're prepared for a fulfilling journey and eager to contribute to a team that values creativity, collaboration, and community, we invite you to submit your application below.

Ensure it includes:

  1. A fully filled-out application form.
  2. An up-to-date resume with current contact details and a minimum of two referees.
  3. A cover letter, not exceeding two pages, addressing the key selection criteria.

In your application, specify your preferred location (Bedourie, Birdsville, or both).

For any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Payroll/Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or contact via email at HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when filled.

Position Description

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Town Services Labourer (Birdsville)

The Birdsville Town Services Labourer is tasked with executing a range of manual labour assignments to support the maintenance and enhancement of public spaces and amenities in the town. This role necessitates working outdoors in diverse weather conditions and collaborating with a team to ensure the efficient functioning of municipal services.

This is a full-time position reporting to the Town Supervisor. Responsibilities include grounds maintenance, waste management, infrastructure upkeep, equipment operation, and ensuring adherence to safety protocols. The ideal candidate possesses a high school diploma, basic groundskeeping knowledge, physical fitness for manual labour, and effective communication skills.

If you're prepared for a fulfilling journey and eager to contribute to a team that values creativity, collaboration, and community, we invite you to submit your application below.

Ensure it includes:

  1. A fully filled-out application form.
  2. An up-to-date resume with current contact details and a minimum of two referees.
  3. A cover letter, not exceeding two pages, addressing the key selection criteria.

In your application, specify your preferred location (Bedourie, Birdsville, or both).

For any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Payroll/Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or contact via email at HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when filled.

Position Description

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Plumber (Bedourie)

Are you a skilled and reliable plumber looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your expertise? Join our dynamic team at Diamantina Shire Council as an Experienced Plumber!        If you are passionate about delivering high-quality plumbing services and thrive in a team-oriented atmosphere, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. 

Are you ready for a unique opportunity to blend adventure with work? We are seeking enthusiastic and dynamic individuals to join our team as Visitor Experience Coordinators in the captivating towns of Bedourie and Birdsville. If you have a passion for providing exceptional guest experiences and a love for the Australian outback, we want to hear from you!

Benefits: 

  • Competitive salary and accommodation provided.
  • Embrace a lifestyle surrounded by the breathtaking landscapes of the outback.
  • Opportunity for professional growth and development.
  • Become an integral part of a close-knit community.

If you are ready to embark on a rewarding adventure and be part of a team that values creativity, collaboration, and community.

Please submit your application below if you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil this position.

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 with no more than two pages addressing the key selection criteria.
  • Please specify your preferred location (Bedourie, Birdsville, or both) in your application.

For any further queries about this vacancy, telephone Shelley Laverty, Payroll/Human Resources Officer, on 07 4746 1600, or contact via email at HR@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Applications close when filled.

Position Description

Apply Now