Planning Engineer

About the role:
Isaac Regional Council (IRC) is seeking a highly motivated Planning Engineer to join its Water & Waste Directorate for a five (5) year fixed term full time contract, based in Moranbah.

This role reports to the Manager, Planning and Projects who is responsible for the development and delivery of the Water and Waste Directorate’s Capital Works Program. The Planning Engineer shall coordinate and develop infrastructure plans and capital projects to ensure minimal impact to day to day operations, whilst considering maintenance costs associated with new and existing infrastructure investments are minimised through assessment of full life-cycle costs. Integral part of the delivery of the capital program which contains on average $5-10M of projects. 
  
For this position we offer:

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Accommodation (Free)
  • Private-use of vehicle at no cost (Limited)
  • 5 weeks annual leave @ 17.5% loading;
  • 12% super (in accordance with policy);
  • 5 year Contract.

  
About you:
We are seeking an enthusiastic planning engineer who excels in meeting the challenges of project management in a collaborative team environment.

  • A Strategic thinker who is a problem solver of complex issues.
  • You will have significant experience in water and sewer planning and engineering activities, including a strong background in risk assessment, and working with stakeholders to develop and deliver prudent and efficient outcomes to meet strategic business requirements which will compliment effective and pragmatic planning and management of projects using an industry recognised project management methodology.
  • Your excellent understanding of asset management principles shall ensure the effective development of capital solutions for water and wastewater reticulation networks and treatment schemes; as well as waste management facilities.
  • You will require a current C Class Open Australian Drivers Licence.

What it’s like to work and live in the Isaac Region:
As a progressive employer of choice, we know that flexible work arrangements, employee benefits and workplace recognition is important to our people and we strive to deliver a team culture where staff feel valued and accommodated. Now is the time to join this team!
  
The Isaac Region offers residents the ultimate in both ‘tree’ and ‘sea’-change lifestyles. The region’s towns are vibrant, friendly country communities boasting modern and convenient services with plenty to see and do. Families value the region as a great place to raise children in a safe and secure environment; one that the people from all generations flock to. It is this connectivity and community spirit which continues to contribute to the region’s quality of life.

  
IRC has the right to commence the recruitment process prior to the closing date.
  
Applications Close: Thursday 30 July 2020
  
Isaac Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people and disadvantaged job seekers are encouraged to apply.
Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

21/07/2020 $0 Mackay & Coalfields 1 Engineering
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