Development Construction Inspector


Mackay, QLD

Posted 1/24/2020

Mackay Regional Council offers you excellent career development opportunities, fantastic benefits and a commitment to work/life balance.

Mackay Regional Council currently has an opportunity for two (2) experienced Development Construction Inspectors to join our dynamic Development Engineering team. These positions are on a permanent full-time employment basis.


Mackay, a region that is on the up!

Mackay is located halfway between Brisbane and Cairns and is truly the heart of Queensland, covering 7,621 square kilometres of rainforest, Natural Parks, historic townships, miles of golden beaches and more than 70 tropical islands.

The Region boasts a vibrant economy offering an idyllic lifestyle on the Central Queensland coast, from picturesque beaches and nearby island resorts to beautiful rainforests. The Region has a great climate coupled with good quality education and health facilities.

We are a dynamic, progressive and financially sound Local Government, with responsibility of $3.5 billion worth of assets and employing over 1000 dedicated staff in a vibrant, rapidly growing region where sugar, mining, beef, tourism and retail drive the economy.

Mackay Regional Council where career integrates with lifestyle.

About the Role

These positions will focus on civil and parks infrastructure delivery as part of development works, including roadworks, stormwater drainage, parks and landscaping, water and sewerage. The successful applicants will have more than three (3+) years’ experience in civil construction, a knowledge of landscaping principles and the ability to communicate with a range of stakeholders.

Our value proposition to you:

  • A progressive and innovative organisation which supports work/life balance
  • Base annual salary range between $74,000 - $82,000
  • Up to 18% superannuation (conditions apply)
  • Choice of 4 or 5 weeks annual leave with 17.5% leave loading
  • 9 Day fortnight
  • We’re bursting at the seams with career development and learning opportunities
  • Significant corporate and membership discounts
  • Employee assistance program
  • Active social clubs

Are you ready to catapult your career?

For us to assess if you’re the one we are searching for, it is mandatory that you submit your Resume, a Cover Letter and a Brief statement addressing the Selection Criteria.

For the position description, selection criteria and further information on how to apply, visit:

Applications Close: 6th February 2020

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, where all applicants are treated with fairness and respect and have equal access to all opportunities available. At Mackay Regional Council, diversity is about creating a respectful and inclusive workplace that recognises the unique contributions and perspectives of our employees, working together to deliver extraordinary results.

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