General labouring duties at the Dalby Regional Saleyards, Maintaining compliance & effective delivery of sale day activities, 2 x Casual positions available.
A region the size of Tasmania, just 2.5 hours west of Brisbane and an easy drive from the Sunshine and Gold Coasts, the Western Downs has a growing population of over 34,000 people.
The regions diverse economy, vibrant active communities and the extensive infrastructure and multi-billion dollar energy investments are ensuring that the Western Downs continues to go from strength-to-strength.
Western Downs Regional Council is one of only a handful of Councils in the state of Queensland to be debt-free.
Council is very proud of this immense achievement which it had been working towards since 2015, proving itself to be one of the most financially prudent Councils in Queensland.
About the Role
Council is looking for 2 x Casual Labourers who will be responsible for undertaking administrative, maintenance and labouring duties to ensure the efficient, effective functioning and compliance of the Dalby Regional Saleyards.
Reporting to the Saleyards Coordinator, you will:
assist in the effective delivery of sale day activities including weighing and record keeping activities;
manage COVID-19 compliance with confidential information collation, record keeping and social distancing;
undertake maintenance of the Saleyards' infrastructure assets;
have awareness of relevant safety standards and requirements;
possess good time management skills and the capability to complete allocated tasks while working within a team;
be physically fit and enjoy manual labour; and
be prepared to undertake a pre-employment medical.
The successful applicant will have:
a current Queensland Class C Drivers Licence & Construction Industry White Card;
aptitude for compliance and the ability to adhere to written procedure and work independently;
high level of verbal and written communication skills; and
an interest in the livestock industry.
What we offer:
Health & Wellbeing program
Flexible casual working hours
If you love working in the outdoors and have a passion for maintaining our community's Saleyards, this role is for you. TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE
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Applications close at 5.00pm AEST on Friday 7 August 2020.