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Current vacancies

Infrastructure Renewals Delivery Officer

Permanent Full Time | Band 6

This newly created position will be responsible for the successful delivery of minor third party works delivered through the City’s internal Infrastructure Operations Department.  Using new and existing partnerships, this position will create opportunities that support the growth of our private works portfolio.

This is a truly multi-faceted position.  You will deliver exceptional client management and demonstrate value-add for all works.  You’ll also supervise and monitor the quality and efficiency of works carried out by contractors and staff to ensure we are delivering against the client brief, contract specifications, and OHS requirements.  You’ll continue to develop our fee for service model to ensure best value, and evaluate new products and processes that we can capitalise on to take our service to the next level.

Your skills and experience are varied and broad.  You have proven leadership skills and a strong understanding of leading a “safety culture” in a multi-disciplinary environment.  You have significant experience in civil construction works and a track record of delivering works within timeframes and budgets.  You’ve had previous success in developing and promoting business offerings, and identifying new opportunities for markets and services.  Your commercial acumen and experience in contract management and business development is a key strength.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

The successful candidate will be appointed to the position title ‘Private Works Officer’.

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Enquiries:
Shaun Nuttall | 5272 4573 | snuttall@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
04 August 2017, 05:00 PM
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Environmental Health Officer

Temporary Full Time | Band 6

We are looking for a qualified Environmental Health Officer (EHO) to join our team in performing a range of environmental health services to the diverse Greater Geelong region.

You will be suitably qualified and have some experience as a practicing EHO. You have an excellent technical understanding of the relevant legislation, and demonstrated mediation and dispute resolution skills.

Your strength is your ability to work autonomously and make appropriate decisions reflecting the legislation, community safety, and organisational goals. You love sharing your knowledge with and learning from your team mates, and are an excellent representative of Council and public health.

This is a temporary full time vacancy to January 2019.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

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Enquiries:
Lyndon Ray | 5272 4413 | lray@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
28 July 2017, 05:00 PM
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Administration/Technical Officer

Permanent Part Time | Band 4

This is a support role within our Building Services Department that assists the team to provide the highest level of customer services to our customers.

You will perform a range of administration tasks associated with building permits and services, including word processing, mail out, and information system maintenance. You will also take enquiries and calls from customers and provide advice on building related matters.

You have experience and skills in administration and customer service, complemented by great communication skills and the discretion to handle confidential issues. You ideally have some exposure to building permits processes, or the capacity to develop knowledge and skills in this area.  You enjoy working as part of a large team and thrive on supporting others to provide an exceptional service.

This is part-time position working approximately 42 hours per fortnight.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

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Enquiries:
Michael Nigido | 5272 4457 | mnigido@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
28 July 2017, 05:00 PM
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Construction Team Leader

Permanent Full Time | Band 3

Our Construction Unit has an excellent opportunity for an experienced civil team leader to join a multi-disciplinary team undertaking a variety of exciting projects across Geelong.

You have experience in roads and drainage construction and maintenance, a current MR licence and an OHS Construction Induction Card.  You have experience in leading small teams, providing on the job training and allocating tasks.

You have excellent attention to detail, an enthusiastic ‘can-do’ attitude, and a commitment to completing high quality work.

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Enquiries:
Joshua King | 5272 4539 | jking@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
28 July 2017, 05:00 PM
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Supervisor Plant and Hire

Permanent Full Time | Band 5

This position coordinates the allocation of internal and external plant, labour and contractors for internal customers and provides support, guidance and direction to a team of Plant Operators.

Responsibilities include planning and scheduling our heavy plant fleet, reporting on utilisation and trends, engaging contractors and leading a team with a focus on quality outcomes, safety and engagement.

You have a background in civil construction plant operation and maintenance, with sound planning/scheduling and budgeting skills, and good knowledge of the OHS guidelines relevant to the position.  You have the capability to lead, engage and motivate your team, and are an excellent role model of our values.  You have some exposure to continual improvement activities and the capacity to deliver cultural change in a challenging environment.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria.

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Enquiries:
Joshua King | 5272 4539 | jking@geelongcity.vic.gov.au
Applications close:
28 July 2017, 05:00 PM
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