ABS offering 38,000 jobs, we have 16 more for you

ROCKHAMPTON Regional Council are calling the region's work and training agencies to help develop job creation incentives for Central Queensland.

Council CEO Evan Pardon said council's role was to help facilitate the creation of the programs.

He said agencies could work with council to develop a job creation program proposal and apply to the State Government for funding under Skilling Queenslanders for Work.

Mr Pardon said council could help facilitate partnerships between industry and agencies.

Proposals should include initiatives that provide job development and workforce preparation strategies, opportunities for work experience as well as supporting the development of start-up businesses and enterprise.

Agencies interested in the opportunity should submit a proposal to council by 4pm, Friday May 27 through

Here are some more jobs available in CQ right now. 

1. 2016 Census Field Officers

Up to 38,000 opportunities to make a difference. 

 August 9 is Census night, and the Australian Bureau of Statistics is seeking up to 38,000 motivated and community minded Field Officers to join their team and play a role in shaping the future of Australia. 

Field Officers are: 

• Non-office based positions, requiring travel

• Casual positions with flexible working hours, including some evening and weekend work. 

As a Field Officer, you will: 

• Undertake a range of procedural, operational and administrative duties 

• Have to read and navigate maps 

• Be self-motivated, able to work autonomously and make decisions independently 

• Earn $21.61 per hour (inclusive of 25% loading). 

As a Field Officer, you must: 

• Know your local community 

• Be of reasonable fitness

• Have a current driver's licence and access to a vehicle 

• Have a home computer with internet access and be comfortable using a mobile or tablet device 

• Comply with ABS work health and safety policies

• Be an Australian citizen or have the legal right to work in Australia. 

A Census Field Officer's duties may vary, depending on their assigned area. 

Job seekers from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. 

Apply here.

2. Primary Teachers

Central Queensland Christian College is searching for outstanding, innovative teachers who will join its team and help develop quality education with a Christian ethos for students studying on campus and via distance education.

Position vacant from July.

See website for details - 

3. Secondary Teachers: Maths B&C and/or Chemistry & Biology

Central Queensland Christian College is searching for outstanding, innovative teachers who will join its team and help develop quality education with a Christian ethos for students studying on campus and via distance education.

Position vacant for immediate start or from July.

See website for details -

4. Coordinator Waste Operations

Rockhampton Regional Council is seeking a waste operations coordinator. 

Understanding of contemporary waste facility management principles and ability to resolve problems will ensure your success in this role.

Apply here. 

5. Labourer

Rockhampton Regional Council is seeking a labourer. 

In this permanent full time role you will be responsible for the construction and maintenance of Council's infrastructure assets.

Apply here. 

6. Concreter/Formsetter

Do you hold trade qualifications in carpentry and/or formsetting and have experience undertaking a wide range of concreting tasks? This Rockhampton Regional Council role is the one for you.

Apply here. 

7. Truck Driver/Labourer

The Rockhampton Regional Council are seeking a truck driver/labourer. 

Based at Gracemere you will undertake general labouring duties and be able to operate and conduct servicing and maintenance of trucks.

Apply here. 

8. Cleaners

 UGL is seeking Industrial and Domestic Cleaners to join their team on a casual basis working onsite at Stanwell Power Station.

To be successful, you will need to reside in Rockhampton, adhere to a strict site alcohol/drug policy including pre-employment testing and random testing on site.

Confined Space and Working at Height tickets are an advantage.

To apply, please send your resume including all certificates and licenses to, referencing Vacancies - Stanwell.

9. Manager Strategy & Development

Livingstone Shire Council is seeking someone to effectively manage the operational functions of the Strategy and Development Section by planning, designing and implementing strategic initiatives to enhance organisational effectiveness.

Apply here. 

10. Electrician

Livingstone Shire Council are seeking an electrician to provide a range of electrical, communications and process control equipment maintenance that will ensure the safe and efficient operation of Council's water and wastewater treatment plants, pump stations, reservoirs, and other assets.

Apply here. 

11. Area Supervisor

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Area Supervisor to take their next career step with Australia's leading services contractor on a multi-technology telecommunications rollout.

Reporting to the position of Project Manager, you will coordinate and direct a team of multi-disciplined trade based personnel and subcontractors in support of project based construction activities to meet construction time lines and within budgetary constraints.

Apply here. 

12. Chef Manager - Rockhampton

A position is available for a qualified chef with aged care and management experience for a Rockhampton aged care facility. 

Must be able to prepare quality home style nutritious meals.

Knowledge of Quality Assurance, HACCP, WHS is a distinct advantage.

A Federal Police Check is required to work in Aged Care. 


13. Emergency Medical Dispatcher

The QAS is now recruiting for future EMDs who will receive emergency calls, provide essential pre-arrival advice, and to coordinate and dispatch QAS resources and patient transport movements for the Queensland community.

Successful applicants should have superior communication skills and the ability to manage extreme situations with calmness and leadership.

Successful applicants must have the ability to type 40wpm with 95% accuracy.

Although call centre/emergency services and/or community services experience is preferred, it is not essential to perform in the role, as on the job training is provided.

For more information on the Emergency Medical Dispatcher role, the recruitment process and to apply for the position, please refer to and download the following documents:

• Emergency Medical Dispatcher Role Description

• EMD Applicant Information Kit

14. Service Delicatessen Department Manager

IGA Yeppoon is seeking a service delicatessen department manager to lead the team in their busy deli.

This is a salaried position - the salary to be negotiated with the successful applicant who must be capable of working any of the 7 days of the week.

Only those applicants who have experience in leading a busy delicatessen in the past will be considered.

Please supply a full resume or CV of past experiences to: The Store Manager IGA Yeppoon 18 James Street, Yeppoon QLD 4703 Or email to Attention Store Manager

15. Casual Truck Driver + Excavator Operator

An experienced casual truck driver and excavator operator is required for immediate start. Call 0408 874 074 to apply. 

16. Bricklayer and Labourer

A position is available for a neat brick/blocklayer and labourer required for immediate start in Yeppoon/Rockhampton area with CQ Brick and Blocklaying. 

Must have own transportation.

To apply please email or phone 0423 629 278

17. Refrigeration Mechanic

BPM Cowlrick is seeking experienced refrigeration mechanics to join our Rockhampton contract construction team.

Above Award wages apply.

For a confidential chat ring Greg on 0488 010 439 or email your resume to

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