Current Employment Opportunities

Working for Council offers a unique opportunity to be a part of the Pormpuraaw community and to gain experience & develop your skills.  You will be encouraged to pursue your personal and professional development through mentoring and training.  See below for our current employment opportunities:

Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Classification: Full Time
Location: Pormpuraaw


Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, The Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) supports the Chief Executive Officer through overseeing the work of Pormpuraaw Aboriginal Shire Council (PASC), providing leadership across the organisation to ensure that internal governance, planning, policies and systems are fit-for-purpose and support the successful delivery of the operational and strategic direction of PASC through: 
 - The development, implementation and management of Governance at PASC;
 - Effectively managing PASC’s corporate governance and compliance with relevant legislation and regulation;
 - Communicates and promotes relevant policies and procedures within PASC;
 - The effective leadership of  PASC’s Executive Management Team;
 - Mentor the Executive Management Team to ensure successful coordination and implementation of Corporate and Operational Plan        strategies and budget outcomes;
 - Achieve targets identified in Council’s Corporate and Operational Plan and long-term financial forecasts / models;
 - Ensure a consistently high standard of customer service to external customers, residents, service users and external stakeholders; 
 - Promote innovation and develop a team based approach to service planning and delivery;

 

For more information, please view the extended advertisement below.

To apply for the position, please download the application pack.
Closing Date: Monday 11th November, 2019.
Only applications that have submitted an updated resume and have addressed the selection criteria in the application pack will be considered.

Senior Plumber

Classification: Full Time
Location: Pormpuraaw


Reporting to the Operations Manager with two direct reports, the position is responsible for providing sound and reliable technical support to PASC for the:
• Water Reticulation Infrastructure
• Waste Water Infrastructure
• Splash park
• Community Housing
• All other council buildings and assets in relation to plumbing and gas.

For more information, please view the extended advertisement below.


To apply for the position, please download the application pack.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled.
Only applications that have submitted an updated resume and have addressed the selection criteria in the application pack will be considered.

 

AGED CARE COOK
Casual Position - Closes Monday 4 November 2019
Shifts available Mon – Fri (must be able to work 6.30am – 1.00pm)

 

The Aged Care Cook reports to the Team Leader & Coordinator – Aged Care Services and is responsible for supporting the Pormpuraaw Community by preparing meals for our clients.

 

Qualifications
In order to be able to do this role you must hold:
 Clear National Criminal History Check;
 Queensland Blue Card (Working with Children);
 Drivers Licence (Desirable);
 Current First Aid Certificate ;
 A sound understanding of hygiene and infection control; and
 A Food Safety Supervisor Certificate (or a willingness to obtain).

 

Selection Criteria
To be successful in this role you must:
1. Turn up to every shift and complete all tasks given to you;
2. Ability to read and understand recipe cards to prepare meals;
3. Ability to understand and follow Food Safety Plan Guidelines;
4. Advise management when stock is getting low;
5. Experience in general cooking and food service duties, including menu planning;

AGED CARE ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT

Part Time Position – Closes Monday 4 November 2019

Must be able to work Monday through to Friday 8.00am – 2.30pm

 

The Administration Assistant reports through to the Coordinator – Aged Care Services and is responsible for supporting Aged Care Centre by providing administrative and clerical support.

 

Qualifications
In order to be able to do this role you must hold:
 Clear National Criminal History Check;
 Queensland Blue Card (Working with Children);
 Certificate III Business Administration or relevant experience (Desirable)

 

Selection Criteria
To be successful in this role you must:
1. Turn up to every shift and complete all tasks given to you;
2. Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Software;
3. Working knowledge of office equipment such as printers and shredders;
4. Attention to detail and problem solving skills;
5. Sound written and verbal communication skills;
6. An ability to work autonomously and in a busy team environment; and
7. An ability to develop efficient work routines.

To apply for a position:

1. Contact Human Resources for a copy of the Position Description via email or phone: 40 328 223

2. Complete an Application for Employment Form and Letter addressing Selection Criteria

3. Send your completed form, Letter and resume to hr@pormpuraaw.qld.gov.au or, if you are registered with RISE contact them to assist with you application for employment.

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