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About the Strathbogie Shire Council

Our Organisation:
Strathbogie Shire is an excellent lifestyle choice for those seeking less commuting time, flexible work environment and a more balanced lifestyle.
Our Council is a vibrant and progressive rural municipality advantageously positioned within two hours from the Melbourne CBD along the Hume Freeway and within immediate proximity to major regional towns of Seymour, Shepparton, Wangaratta and Benalla offer all of the facilities, retail and entertainment opportunities you would find in a capital city but with the peaceful country attitude.
Our townships, surrounded by picturesque natural environment, include Avenel (famous for Fowles Wine, Bank Street Pizza, WB Gadd and Avenel Meats), Euroa (home of three VC winners, the Butter Factory, Lindsay Park Racing and the Strathbogie Ranges), Nagambie (Black Caviar statue, world class wineries, Nagambie Lakes with the Rowing Regatta Centre and excellent fishing places) and Violet Town (Violet Town Market with great food and wine) offer access to a range of school options, excellent sporting facilities and clubs, Community Cinema, lots of options for joining local groups and clubs and much, much more…

Employee Benefits:
Working in Strathbogie Shire, employees enjoy a range of staff benefits including flexible working arrangements, free on-site parking, Study Assistance and Professional Development Program, Employee Assistance Program, Health and Well-Being Program, Social Club, comprehensive Income Protection and Health Insurance schemes.

Strathbogie Shire is committed to the Equal Opportunity and Child Safety Principles.

Projects Support Officers – Casual

  • Location – Euroa
  • Remuneration in accordance with the Victorian Local Authorities Award 2001 – Band 3

Strathbogie Shire Council is looking for enthusiastic engineering students with an aptitude to apply Civil Engineering principles to join our dynamic Assets Team as a Project Support Officer for the summer semester break.

In this role, you will be accountable to the Manager Infrastructure in the provision of the support in road & bridge construction and maintenance projects, preparing engineering specifications, administering road opening and crossover permits, assisting contract supervision.

To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Progress towards completion of tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering.
  • Basic technical skills, including sound surveying skills.
  • Some knowledge of budgeting and estimating computations.
  • Effective interpersonal skills, incorporating verbal and written communication, and a proven capacity to work effectively with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Current Victorian Driver’s Licence.
  • Knowledge of Civil Engineering computer design, AutoCAD and Total Station and/or previous experience working in Local Government environment would be highly advantageous.

Position Description

Applications addressing the key selection criteria as outlined in the position description must be submitted by COB Friday, 2 November 2018 and addressed to:
Chris Dube
Manager Organisational Performance
Strathbogie Shire Council
PO Box 177

Alternatively, you may submit your application via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For further information about this position, including a copy of the position description, please contact Uwe Paffrath, Manager Infrastructure on (03) 5795 0000.

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