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Current Vacancies

Environmental Health Supervisor - Gladstone

Environmental Health Officer - Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Local Law Officer - Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Environmental Health Supervisor - Gladstone

Applications close: 4 pm Friday 21 July 2017
Employer:

Gladstone Regional Council

Location: Gladstone, Queensland
Position Type

Permanent Full time

Remuneration:

$83,135

Generous Superannuation

Essential criteria for employment

  • Degree qualifications in Environmental Health (or relevant discipline) recognised by Environmental Health, together with relevant experience, discipline knowledge and specialist skills.
  • Leadership skills and management experience leading and developing a professional team
  • Comprehensive knowledge of and experience in interpreting legislation, Australian standards, Local Laws and policies
  • High level interpersonal, communication (verbal and written English) skills to effectively engage with a broad client base and employees.
  • High level time management, prioritisation and planning skills to deliver services to clients and employees
  • Knowledge of and experience operating Microsoft Office Suite
  • Legally able to drive a motor vehicle in Queensland

Position Description

How to apply

All applications must be made via the website.

More information

Website: http://www.gladstone.qld.gov.au/jobs-in-council

Council is currently seeking to appoint a permanent full time Environmental Health Supervisor - 10153 to join the Regulatory Services division based in Gladstone. The normal working hours for this position are 8.00am to 5.00pm working a 9 day fortnight.

The purpose of this position is to work under limited supervision and supports Council's direction by effectively and efficiently leading and coordinating the daily operations of the Environmental Health Section.

Applicants are required to answer the screening questions as this forms part of the application process. For position responsibilities, essential requirements and further information about the role please refer to the position description.

Pre-Employment Process:

Please be advised that the preferred candidate for this position will be required;

- Be immunised against Hepatitis A/B and Tetanus and identified as vaccine responder as this is a condition of employment.

Applications close Friday 21 July 2017

Environmental Health Officer - Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Applications close: 4.30 pm Monday 7 August 2017
Employer:

Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Location: Innisfail, Queensland
Position Type

Full time

Remuneration:

$69,291.30 to $78,677.04 per annum plus relevant allowances.

Level on appointment will be dependent on qualifications and
experience.

Essential criteria for employment

  • Tertiary qualifications in the field of Environmental Health (or equivalent) and eligibility for Membership of Environment Health Australia.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant Environmental Health issues with an appreciation of issues faced by rural local governments, especially those near major urban areas.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret or ability to acquire that knowledge of Legislation, Local Laws and Policies, relevant to the statutory requirements of the position.
  • Demonstrated investigative and analytical skills with the ability to make sound decisions based on professional experience and in line with policy and legislation.
  • Demonstrated efficient time management, organisational and prioritising skills with the ability to work under general direction in a team environment.
  • Demonstrated customer service skills with experience in a regulatory environment.
  • Demonstrated Highly developed oral communication skills, particularly in conflict situations and consultation activities.
  • Highly developed written communication skills, particularly in the preparation of formal reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to use computer and handheld devices and applications.
  • The physical ability to undertake Environmental Health /compliance duties such as premises inspection, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a strict sense of professional ethics, confidentiality and privacy.
  • Current “C” class drivers licence.
  • Current "Working with Children Queensland Blue Card".

Information kit and Position Description

How to apply

Applications should be addressed to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Cassowary Coast Regional Council
PO Box 887
INNISFAIL QLD 4860

Applications are to be marked “Confidential – Application for Position”. Applications can be submitted via:

Facsimile: (07) 4061 4258
Email:recruitment@ccrc.qld.gov.au
Post: Cassowary Coast Regional Council
P O Box 887
INNISFAIL QLD 4860
In Person: Council Offices at:
 70 Rankin Street, Innisfail
 38-40 Bryant Street, Tully

More information

Enquiries in relation to this position should be directed to:

Mark Allpress
Manager Environmental Services
Telephone: 07 4043 8839
Email: mark.allpress@ccrc.qld.gov.au

Late applications may not be considered.

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer and all suitably experienced applicants are encouraged to apply.

The Environmental Health Officers contribution is to provide customer focused solutions to the delivery of public and environmental health outcomes through the active administration of Health legislation, the Food Act, Environmental Protection legislation, Council Local Law and Policies or any other legislation applicable to the position. The position is part of a team that addresses all environmental health, compliance and enforcement activities across the region.

Environmental Health Officers are responsible for undertaking investigations, inspections and approvals not limited to issues such as public health, food, vector control, safety, asbestos and clandestine laboratory management development, skin penetration environmental management, sustainability, litter, illegal dumping, waste reduction, environmental nuisance and local laws permits.

Applications Close 4.30 pm Monday 7 August 2017

Local Law Officer - Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Applications close: 4.30 pm Monday 7 August 2017
Employer:

Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Location: Tully, Queensland
Position Type

Full time

Remuneration:

$53,198.34 to $62,585.12 per annum plus relevant allowances.

Level on appointment will be dependent on qualifications and
experience.

Essential criteria for employment

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret Legislation, Local Laws and Policies, relevant to the statutory requirements of the work area
  • Demonstrated ability to rapidly acquire that knowledge of Council’s local laws, policies, procedures and other legislation relevant to the position.
  • Highly developed oral communication skills, particularly in conflict situations and consultation activities
  • Demonstrated customer service skills with experience in a regulatory environment.
  • Highly developed written communication skills, particularly in the preparation of formal reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to use computer and handheld devices and applications.
  • Strong investigative and analytical skills with the ability to make sound decisions based on professional experience and in line with policy and legislation.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with limited supervision, to set priorities and manage competing deadlines.
  • The physical ability to undertake local laws/compliance duties such as handle and restrain dogs and/or other animals, maintain pound facilities, collect evidence etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain a strict sense of professional ethics, confidentiality and privacy.
  • Current “C” class drivers licence.
  • Current "Working with Children Queensland Blue Card".

Information kit and Position Description

How to apply

Applications should be addressed to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Cassowary Coast Regional Council
PO Box 887
INNISFAIL QLD 4860

Applications are to be marked “Confidential – Application for Position”. Applications can be submitted via:

Facsimile: (07) 4061 4258
Email:recruitment@ccrc.qld.gov.au
Post: Cassowary Coast Regional Council
P O Box 887
INNISFAIL QLD 4860
In Person: Council Offices at:
 70 Rankin Street, Innisfail
 38-40 Bryant Street, Tully

More information

Enquiries in relation to this position should be directed to:

Mark Allpress
Manager Environmental Services
Telephone: 07 4043 8839
Email: mark.allpress@ccrc.qld.gov.au

Late applications may not be considered.

The Cassowary Coast Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer and all suitably experienced applicants are encouraged to apply.

The Local Law Officers contribution is to provide customer focused solutions to compliance and enforcement issues in the community. The position is part of a team that addresses all environmental health, compliance and enforcement activities across the region.

Local Law Officers are responsible for undertaking investigations, inspections and approvals relative to state and local laws including, but not limited to public health, safety, development compliance, water usage, abandoned vehicles, overgrowns, noxious weeds, litter, illegal dumping, environmental nuisance commercial permits, trade waste and animal management.

Applications Close 4.30 pm Monday 7 August 2017