Workshop Supervisor -Vehicle and Plant

  • Cairns
  • Permanent
  • Fri Sep 27 00:38:51 2019
  • BBBH2172

The Client

The Community itself and surrounding environment is one of the most beautiful on the Cape. If you feel a lifestyle change is for you then this is an opportunity worth exploring further.

The Opportunity

To ensure the efficient and effective delivery of all aspects of Council’s plant and vehicle fleet and equipment.

This role is also responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Planning for, management and supervision of, Council's plant fleet maintenance in close liaison with the Director of Technical Services.
  • The management and supervision of labour, plant and contractors.
  • Monitoring plant performance and maintaining plant replacement schedules.
  • Manage the safe and effective operations of the workshop facility.
  • Maintain and service Council's plant fleet.
  • Management of the safe and effective operation of the workshop.

About You

In order to be successful you will have:

  • A current manual Driver's Licence and relevant trade qualifications.
  • Experience in the hands-on maintenance of a range of vehicles and plant machinery, including heavy plant is essential.
  • Experience in monitoring plant performance and maintaining plant replacement schedules desirable.
  • A general understanding of local government operations and procedures.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, with ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with Indigenous people.

A generous salary package which includes a highly subsidised,furnished accommodation and relocation is on offer to the successful candidate.

Applications in Word format should be forwarded to us by clicking the ‘Apply’ button below. For a confidential discussion and/or a copy of the position description you are welcome to call Sandy in Cairns on (07) 4034 5000.

About Us

With offices in Cairns and Townsville, Precruitment is North Queensland’s leading recruitment consultancy, specialising in permanent and temporary roles. With a focus on administration and professional talent, we are preferred suppliers to local businesses, Queensland Government, Government Owned Corporations and Local Government. We also have a broad client base throughout Queensland.