About Richmond Shire:
The position is based at Richmond, situated 500km west of Townsville on the Flinders Highway in North West Queensland. The Shire of Richmond is approximately 26,000 square kilometres. Richmond is a hive of activity during tourist season (April to October), and there are regular community events, rodeos and races, providing year round fun and entertainment. A large recreational lake is used for water sports, while the numerous park areas provide cool grassy spots to rest awhile. The surrounding region has all the beauty and dramatic landscapes of the outback.
Richmond Shire Council is seeking to fill the following vacancies
• Director of Corporate Services – VRN 13-21
Richmond Shire Council is seeking the services of a Director to provide the CEO, Council and Senior Staff with professional advice to sure Council complies with all legislative requirements. This will include having full responsibility on all business and financial operating structures, funding models, development and strategic financial planning and savings initiatives, budget preparation and reviews and monthly and annual financial reporting.
The Director of Corporate Services will also be responsible for the management of corporate governance, administrative and financial staffing, accounts management to ensure long-term viability and the coordination of HR and Payroll issues.
•Asset Accountant – VRN 14-21
Richmond Shire Council is seeking the services of an Asset Accountant to assist with the financial operations of the council. This will include managing the financial aspects of Council’s flood damage, maintaining Council’s asset register, preparation of any financial reports in respect to assets and maintaining the financial aspects of the Asset Management Plan.
•Qualified Plumber – VRN 9-21
Richmond Shire Council is seeking the services of a Qualified Plumber to contribute to the achievement of the Works and Services objectives by effectively and efficiently carrying out reticulation maintenance and construction activities.
The specific application documentation and Position Description for these vacancies can be found on Council’s employment webpage at www.richmond.qld.gov.au.
For further information on this position or information about Richmond please contact
email or visit Council’s website www.richmond.qld.gov.au
Council Housing and a relocation allowance is available for all of the above vacancies
Closing Date: Friday 29 January 2021 at 9.00am