Place Auditor - V21/5170

Position Description    

The primary purpose of the role is to provide an auditor function to the Place Management team and be responsible for auditing the look and feel of our town and village centres while responding to customer enquiries.

The applicant must be determined to drive a high level of service standards within our public spaces, have an eye for detail and be able to provide technical and operational support to the development, review and implementation of Councils plans, procedures and protocols. An ability to deliver a high standard of customer service both internally and externally is also important. 

Salary:  commencing $2794.24 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Patricia LaneGonzalez on 4780 5691.
Closing date:  18 April 2021.
 

Application Support Officer - V21/5172

Position Description    

This position will manage and support the suite of corporate information including our Land Information system covering land & property management and administering of rates.

The successful candidate will have a combination of skills and expert knowledge in the support and delivery of services with telecommunications, technology infrastructure and software management. They will be capable of  delivering a high-level of customer service, which is proactive, cooperative and dependable by analysing user needs and developing relationships with customers at all levels.

Recognised tertiary qualifications in computing or other relevant discipline or extensive relevant experience with experience in providing first to third level helpdesk support.  Significant SQL and DBA experience with a demonstrated ability to consult, design and develop work instructions for staff in the use of corporate applications.

Salary:  commencing $2954.46 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Toby Adams on 0431 399 258.
Closing date:  18 April 2021.

 

Cafe Attendant (casual) - V21/5177

Position Description    

The Café Attendant will provide exceptional customer service to patrons of the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Café. The successful applicant will be highly skilled in the preparation of coffee and light meals and be experienced at working in a small team within a busy café environment.  Tasks include food service, coffee making, register operation, stock inventory, and assisting with the catering of functions within the Cultural Centre.  

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator, have a positive and dynamic approach to customer service and a passion for high quality food and produce of the Blue Mountains. The requirements of the position will best suit a person with flexible availability across a 7-day week. 

If you have initiative, a passion for good food and coffee and a desire to work in a dynamic, creative and busy environment in the heart of Katoomba, this position is for you.

Salary:  commencing at $34.91 gross per hour (plus weekends and public holidays loading).
For further information contact:  Paul Brinkman on 4780 5510.
Closing date:  25 April 2021.

 

Town Planner to Senior Town Planner (readvertised; previous applicants need not reapply) - V21/5160

Position Description

Position Description    

This position is responsible for the assessment and determination of development applications with the aim of facilitating development that protects the environment and contributes to the character of the Blue Mountains.

The successful candidate is qualified in urban planning and has relevant experience in development assessment. The position requires exceptional customer service skills and an ability to efficiently resolve complex issues through the integration of urban planning, heritage preservation, environmental assessment, development engineering and other related disciplines. 

The successful candidate will have the option of entering into a vehicle use agreement (VUA) allowing private use of an allocated vehicle outside of work hours.  Private use costs are recovered in a fair and equitable manner.

Salary:  commencing between $2794.24 and $3961.12 gross per fortnight (depending on skills and experience).
For further information contact:  Alex Williams on 4780 5772.
Closing date:  2 May 2021.

 

Principal Urban Forest (readvertised; previous applicants need not reapply) - V21/5132

Position Description    

This is a hands-on, fast-paced role leading the tree management team in an environment of high-level community interest in tree management decisions in both the public and private domain. You will develop policies & systems that contribute to a sustainable future for the Blue Mountains Urban Forest, including a transition to an asset management framework, with a focus on proactive tree management.

You are a tertiary qualified Arboriculturalist preferably with local government tree management and compliance experience with demonstrated team leadership skills. You will bring your high level critical thinking, conflict resolution and communication skills to contribute to customer service excellence. Qualifications and/or experience in Environmental Management; and experience in development assessment will be high regarded.

The successful candidate will have the option of entering into a vehicle use agreement (VUA) allowing private use of an allocated vehicle outside of work hours.  Private use costs are recovered in a fair and equitable manner.

Salary:  commencing at $4062.66 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Craig Martin on 4780 5753.
Closing date:  2 May 2021.

 

Landfill Operations Officer - V21/5186

Position Description    

This position directly contributes in the provision of an effectively run waste management facility to service the community.  To work within and contribute to a multi-skilled team that promotes council’s service image by providing courteous, responsive and effective customer service.

A highly motivated person is required to work within and contribute to a multi-skilled team environment in the Waste Management Facilities.  The position will operate heavy vehicles and equipment, and requires experience in landfill operations and HR Licence.  As the position will be required to work in public areas of the facility, an ability to communicate effectively and politely with colleagues and members of the public is essential.

Salary:  commencing at $2165.02 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Jed Borg on 0414 195 586.
Closing date:  2 May 2021.

 

Waste Facility Officer (Blaxland) - 24 hours per week - V21/5187

Position Description    

This position directly contributes in the provision of an effectively run waste management facility to service the community.  To work within and contribute to a multi-skilled team that promotes council’s service image by providing courteous, responsive and effective customer service.

A highly motivated person is required to work within and contribute to a multi-skilled team environment in the Waste Management Facilities.  The position will work across the Small Vehicle and Weighbridge areas of Blaxland Resource Recovery and Waste Management Facility.  As the position will be required to work in public areas of the facility, an ability to communicate effectively and politely with colleagues and members of the public is essential.

Salary:  commencing at $1386.01 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Jed Borg on 0414 195 586.
Closing date:  2 May 2021.

 

Technical Assistant x 2 positions (6 months temporary; 30 hours per week) - V21/5188

Position Description    

This role is active in a range of administrative and digital business systems including key gateway processes associated with online application lodgement and determination processes.  Often the first point of contact for client enquiries, these positions develop and use para technical skills to provide advice and contribute to an environment of continuous improvement and excellent customer services.

Accurate and advanced computer skills in a range of software applications is required, along with excellent customer service skills and experience in working collaboratively to achieve business objectives.

Salary:  commencing at $1998.05 gross per fortnight.
For further information contact:  Rosemary Bradford on 4780 5797.
Closing date:  2 May 2021.
 

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Applications, which address the selection criteria, be accompanied by a resume, references and copies of qualifications should be emailed to hresources@bmcc.nsw.gov.au prior to closing date.  

If you are unable to get access to a computer, hardcopy applications may be posted to:

Staff Applications
Blue Mountains City Council
Locked Bag 1005
KATOOMBA NSW 2780
 

 

 

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