Townsville City Council Job Vacancies – Building Technical Officer

Website Townsville City Council

Job Description:

We are committed to creating value by growing Townsville through driving economic diversity and generating an enriching lifestyle.

Our organisation provides and maintains over $5.4b worth of community assets including water and wastewater network and treatment, bridges, drainage, roads, waste management, community facilities, sporting venues and more. We contribute to an active lifestyle for our residents and visitors through events, providing recreational facilities, protecting the natural environment and heritage, while creating a mentally and physically healthy city.

We lead creation of a city for this and future generations by focusing on our transition to a circular economy that is resilient to social, financial and environmental shocks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, scope and cost estimate projects
  • Determine maintenance and repairs to prolong remaining life of building components
  • Communicate with Engineers, Architects and other building consultants
  • Follow & understand established processes and contribute to ongoing improvement
  • Investigate and provide a range of options with a recommended solution for building repairs / upgrades based on best outcome
  • Ability to write technical based reports
  • Assess buildings and components to determine current condition and estimated remaining life in order to determine a work plan for the next 15 years.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to multitask and manage a varied work load with competing deadlines
  • Sound Computer skills including Word and Excel
  • Identify solutions to rectify building issues/defects
  • Project managing skills
  • General knowledge and understanding of all method, materials and systems used in construction of buildings
  • Understanding and/or awareness of HVAC and Fire systems Problem solving skills
  • Good communications skills with clients and TCC staff
  • Ability to identify issues/defects with buildings

Job Details:

Company: Townsville City Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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