Council Works Team Leader


Positions Type

Permanent, Full Time


Kalkarindji Community, NT

Salary Range

Level 4 Plus 9.5% Super

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


10 days personal leave

Remote Area Allowance

Accommodation with Subsidised Rent

A Relocation Allowance of Up To $5000 to help you move!

About the Role

Reporting to the Council Services Manager, the primary responsibility of this position is to supervise and lead the Council works team to ensure the upkeep and maintenance of recreational parks, streets, gardens, airports, facilities and operations of minor civil works are met. You will ensure that delivery of waste management services are undertaken, including domestic and commercial collections. You will also be responsible for the management of the landfill site within the community, keeping within the Council standards.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in successfully managing a range of service delivery activities in a collaborative, efficient manner. You will have a proven ability to lead, manage and develop staff from a range of backgrounds and in a cultural context. This role requires an applicant with a high level of self-motivation, with demonstrated oral and written communication and interpersonal skills, including the ability to produce clear and sound based reports in a timely manner, to liaise effectively with a variety of stakeholders, and to resolve conflict.


Applications to


Applications close Tuesday, 9th of June 2020


your resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about this opportunity with Council Contact: 


18 Pearce Street,
Katherine South NT 0850

Postal Address

PO Box 19, Katherine NT 0851

Further Enquiries Please Contact

(08) 8972 0777