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Supervisor - Roads And Drainage

City of Gold Coast - Ashmore, QLD

Government, Defence & Emergency
Source: uWorkin


Reference number

Employment status
Full Time

Transport and Infrastructure

Ashmore Depot

Award - Classification
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Level 3 Step 1 - Stream A, Division 2, Section 1
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Level 4 Step 1 - Stream A, Division 2, Section 1
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Level 5 Step 1 - Stream A, Division 2, Section 1
City of Gold Coast Certified Agreement 2019 - Level 6 Step 1 - Stream A, Division 2, Section 1

$66,409.37 to $85,563.40

Salary Details

Hours per week

Days per fortnight
9 (Nine)

Position summary

The Gold Coast is an outstanding global city proudly looking towards its future. We are inspired by lifestyle and driven by opportunity.

Here at City of Gold Coast, our commitment to a shared set of values shapes our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving the City Vision and our many city priorities.

  • We aim high – we are passionate about delivering the best for our city
  • We add value – we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity
  • We work as a team – our people are great individually, but unstoppable together
  • We take responsibility – we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions

About the position

Roads, Drainage and Foreshores Maintenance are seeking to appoint a motivated individual to join the team as a Supervisor - Roads and Drainage.

Based at a Council Depot, the position incumbent will assist the Area Coordinator in coordination and provide day-to-day supervision and direction for work teams undertaking work activities associated with Roads, Drainage and Foreshores maintenance works, as required by Council's maintenance programs.

Please note that the successful applicant will be appointed at the appropriate level based on qualifications, skills and experience between level 3 and level 6.

Key deliverables of the position

  • Preparation, maintenance and implementation of current work schedules for day labour crews.
  • Supervise day labour and contractors tasks associated with the maintenance of Council's roads, footpath and drainage network.
  • Manage work orders in SAP via a desktop computer and mobile device (iPad).

About you

  • Demonstrated ability to interact with others in a manner conducive to creating a cooperative team environment.
  • Sound physical health to enable incumbent to satisfactorily perform the duties required of the position.
  • Demonstrated numeracy and literacy skills commensurate with the requirements of the position.

About the branch

If successful, you will become a valued member of the City Maintenance branch. The City Maintenance branch is responsible for maintenance and cleaning services for the City's infrastructure assets which includes: buildings, bridges, parks, landscapes, roads, footpaths, beaches, canals, stormwater drainage and lakes.

These services are delivered in partnership with the respective asset custodians through service level agreements that define the roles, responsibilities, service and service level to be provided, with regular partnering meetings to monitor progress.

What can the City of Gold Coast offer you?

Working for the City of Gold Coast is both challenging and rewarding. You will enjoy:

  • working within a culture that promotes a healthy work life balance with 9 day fortnights and flexible working arrangements;
  • a friendly and supportive team where you will be recognised and rewarded;
  • opportunities for professional development training and study assistance to enhance your career progression;
  • a competitive remuneration plus up to 12% employer superannuation contribution and options to salary sacrifice.

See what other benefits the City can offer you here: https://www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/council/council-jobs-222.html

The Selection Process

As part of our selection process, you may be required to undertake a one way video interview via SparkHire, and a face to face interview or virtual interview via Microsoft Teams or Skype. You may also be required to undertake police checks, employment history checks, qualification checks and drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Australian Standards and Council's procedures.

Please note applications for all of our vacancies close at 10.30pm on the listed closing date.

Screening questions
Essential: Do you hold a current C Class Drivers Licence (or higher)? Please upload a copy with other relevant licences as one 'Identification Document'.
Essential: Do you hold a General Construction Safety (blue/white) card? Please upload a copy with other relevant licences as one 'Identification Document'.
Essential: Do you have a Certificate IV in Civil Construction or equivalent? Please upload a copy as part of your application under ‘Education Certificate'.
Essential: Please outline your knowledge and experience in a Supervisory role in the civil infrastructure maintenance industry, with particular emphasis in staff management, cost control and fostering a strong safety culture.
Essential: Please name two (2) relevant Acts/Standards that you feel would be essential to this position and provide details and examples of when you have referred to them as part of your duties.
Essential: Please outline your knowledge and demonstrated experience/s of software packages including but not limited to the following: MS Office Suite, SAP, Objective, ArcGIS/esri mapping and the ability to use/troubleshoot mobile devices e.g. iPad/iPhone.

Contact person
Paul Blanch

Contact number

Alternate contact person
Rod Kennedy

Alternate contact number

Closing date

Ashmore, QLD

Government, Defence & Emergency


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