JOBS AND CAREERS

The Council is seeking enthusiastic individuals to fill the following vacant positions on 12 month employment contracts based in Lockhart River and available for immediate start.

Desirable selection criteria

  • Working in remote area experience,
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Ability to operate in a team environment
  • Holders of current Queensland driving license
  • Support trainee ships and apprenticeships.

CARPENTER

Key Criteria

  • Trade qualified carpenter
  • Understand technical drawings and plans
  • Hold a current construction white card
  • Strong organisational skills including a demonstrated ability to effectively plan, organise and coordinate a number of tasks simultaneously

 ELECTRICIAN

Key Criteria

  • Possess Australian recognised electrical trade qualification
  • Current QLD Electrical Licence to perform electrical works
  • Maintain accurate maintenance work records
  • Open Cabler’s Licence, an advantage

PAINTER

Key duties

  • Prepares surfaces for painting and finishing
  • Undercoats and finish coats
  • Full range of application methods and materials
  • Mixes and matches paints and finishes
  • Performs soda and water blasting; advises in the selection and storage of painting materials.

Desirable Criteria:

  • Extensive painting experience
  • The ability to operative effectively within a team;

ROOFER

Key duties:

  • Refurbish and maintain roofs
  • Design, fabricate and install external flashings, metal ceilings and associated soffits and fascias
  • Disconnect and reconnect air distribution equipment throughout roof or wall cladding

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to: Chief Executive Officer, Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council, PO Box 1037, NORTH CAIRNS, QLD, 4870, or email hr@lockhart.qld.gov.au

Advertised: 13 January 2018         Closing:  02 February 2018 5:00 pm.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted after the closing date.