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Principal Road Maintenance Engineer / Technician
Principal Road Maintenance Engineer / Technician Based Queensland Central Highlands Duties Delivery of the Road Maintenance Performance Contract (RMPC) between organisation and Department Transport and Main Roads including the submission of 12 progress claims per year Extensive knowledge of REFLECT (RMPC management tool) and the ability to implement the full functionality across council and extend to all local roads. The ability to train staff to utilise REFLECT to its full functionality across Council Provide leadership and direction to all road maintenance crews Measure productivity and drive efficiencies in all maintenance operations Ensure work processes are being carried out to best industry practice Prepare maintenance programs in conjunction with the capital works program to ensure availability and maximise utilisation of all resources Ensure all work is being carried out in full compliance to WH&S legislation and approved WMS Assist in the preparation and review of estimates for works projects and private works Manage quality and environmental standards in accordance with BSC policies and legislation Ensure compliance with relevant legislative standards of works undertaken Contribute to the promotion of the image of the Council and the maximisation of good public relations Liaise with clients, other Council staff, the public, consultants, utility and government authorities in the performance of duties including providing and obtaining information Undertake routine administrative tasks Undertake other relevant duties as directed, consistent with skills, competence and training. Participate in training, exercises and response to disaster management and recovery as required Assist with the delivery of work programs for Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) as required Compulsory QLD General Safety Induction (Construction Industry) Certification Queensland C class drivers licence (minimum requirement – provisional licence) Desirable Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering and or over 20 years experience in Road maintenance operations with at least 10 years in a senior roads Compulsory Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and direction to staff and relevant contractors to achieve customer focussed outcomes and to develop staff within an environment of change Demonstrated ability to stimulate a high level of performance and to develop, foster and maintain teamwork across a varied and multi-disciplinary workforce Extensive experience in the supervision and management of Civil Maintenance projects (Roadworks and Drainage) in the Local Government Sector or similar including development works and proven ability to deliver programs / projects within budget and approved timelines Demonstrated project management skills including a high level of problem solving and organisational skills Advanced knowledge of Reflect software Demonstrated ability to train staff effectively Well developed oral and written communication skills Good understand....