Job Vacancies


Airport Ground Handler

We are seeking new Airport Ground Handlers to provide excellent customer service to passengers and Regional Express flight staff while completing duties associated with managing flight arrivals and departures at the Bedourie Airport. These are casual positions with a minimum engagement of 3hrs per shift with a competitive remuneration package ($33.83/hr plus allowances and overtime), which includes above award wages

The skills and capabilities required to fulfil this position are:

  • Ability to successfully complete all required training provided by Regional Express Airlines.
  • Ability to work as a team member and contribute to team outcomes
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to complete manual tasks.
  • Ability to be flexible, reliable, honest and committed.

If you believe you have these skills and capabilities, please submit your application below including:

   •   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 Trevor Stewart, Infrastructure Manager on 0407 232 762 Email enquiries to trevor.stewart@diamantina.qld.gov.au

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Road Construction Foreman

We are seeking a new Road Construction Foreman to join our busy team. As a Road Construction Foreman, you will be responsible to the construction and maintenance of roads. You will need the ability to analyse and diagnose road maintenance issues in an efficient and timely manner and interpret engineering and road plans whilst leading a team.  

The position will be based in either Bedourie or Birdsville which are small but vital towns with fantastic modern facilities including 24/7 health service, school, sporting facilities and twice weekly flights to/from Brisbane/Mt Isa. A comfortable home will be available at subsidised rental.

This is a fulltime permanent position with a competitive remuneration package ($76,808 to $117,977 depending on your experience, allowances and overtime), and restricted private use of a Council vehicle. Council also provides 6 weeks’ annual leave with 17.5% leave loading and 9.5% superannuation.

The hours of work will be the same as the works crews, 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.

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 Trevor Stewart, Infrastructure Manager on 0407 232 762 Email enquiries to trevor.stewart@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Position Description

WH&S Statement

Applications will close on 30 April 2021.

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Labourer Town Crew

We are now recruiting for a committed all-rounder full time Labourer for our Bedourie and Birdsville Town Crews.  If you are fit and strong, keen to work outdoors then this might be the job for you.

We require applicants to have a

  • Current 'C' Class Drivers Licence or the ability to obtain
  • Blue Card (Working with Children)
  • White Construction Card

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 ($57,940 to $61,997 per annum depending on allowances) including above award wages and 6 weeks annual leave. A comfortable home is available in Bedourie/Birdsville at subsidised rent.

These positions are offered as permanent fulltime positions.

If you believe you have the skills and capabilities to fulfil these positions, 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 Email enquiries to Jodie.girdler@diamantina.qld.gov.au

Position Description

WH&S Statement

Applications will close on 30 April 2021.

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