Positions Vacant

Southern Midlands Councils has a small team (approximately 50 FTE) of people who work with the General Manager in providing services to the Community of the Southern Midlands local government area. To provide the best value in performing the required roles and responsibilities for our Community, this team comprises the following mixture of labour engagement methods, full time employment, part time, permanent part time, casual, contract, along with resource sharing with other local authorities. From time to time vacancies do arise within the team and advertisements are placed in the  Tasmanian Mercury , under Classifieds and Positions section, with position descriptions and associated documents being placed on this web site.

Current Positions Vacant

MANAGER INFRASTRUCTURE & WORKS (RE-ADVERTISED)
Applications are invited for the position of Manager Infrastructure & Works based at the Municipal Offices Oatlands. This is a full-time permanent position. The successful applicant will need to have demonstrated skills, knowledge & experience in the roles and tasks identified within the position description.
Further enquiries in respect of this position should be directed to the General Manager, Tim Kirkwood, on (03) 6254 5000 or via email tkirkwood@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au. during normal office hours.

Position Description



COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT /RECREATION OFFICERPERMANENT PART TIME (3 DAYS PER WEEK)
Applications are invited for the position of Community Development / Recreation Officer, which is part of the Community & Corporate Development business unit, based at the Municipal Offices, Kempton. The primary responsibility of this position is to contribute towards creating a vibrant and enriched southern midlands community through researching, developing and implementing community development / recreation programs, services as well as events.
Further enquiries in respect of this position should be directed to the Manager Community & Corporate Development, Wendy Young on (03) 6254 5050 or via email wyoung@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au.

Position Description


 

MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEE - TRUCK DRIVER - GENERAL MAINTENANCE & CONSTRUCTION
Applications are invited for the position of Municipal Employee (Truck Driver General Maintenance & Construction) with Southern Midlands Council.
This is a full time permanent position based at the Municipal Depot Kempton. The successful applicant will need to have demonstrated skills, knowledge & experience in the roles and tasks identified within the position description.
Further enquiries in respect of this position should be directed to the Manager Infrastructure & Works, Jack Lyall on (03) 6254 5000 during normal office hours, or via email jlyall@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au.

Position Description


 

An information package including the position descriptions for the above positions is available at www.southernmidlands.tas.gov.au under Positions Vacant.

The respective salaries will be negotiated with the successful applicants based on skills, knowledge experience and qualifications in accordance with Council’s Enterprise Agreement.

Applicants for each of these positions must address the selection criteria within the respective positions description along with providing relevant experience, plus contact details for two work related referees.

Applications for these three positions close at 4.00pm on Wednesday 17 February 2021 and should be marked “Confidential – name of the position” and be addressed to the General Manager, mail@southernmidlands.tas.gov.au or PO Box 21, Oatlands, Tasmania 7120.


Tim Kirkwood
General Manager

Preparing your Application

The attached document will assist you in preparing an application for a position with Southern Midlands Council

Advice on Preparing Your Application 

Careers

A career in Local Government is for people with a desire to, work with, assist and improve their local Community. Southern Midlands Council offers an environment of challenge, growth and broad experiences that can benefit your career. More information in respect of LG careers is available from the Local Government Association of Tasmania.

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