Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Posted: 04 Jul
Closes: 16 Jul
INNISFAIL, Queensland


  • $60,816 plus superannuation
  • Ongoing Full Time
  • Fortnightly RDO
  • 5 Weeks Annual Leave

The Position

The Truck Driver will contribute by performing highly skilled tasks in assisting with the maintenance/construction of roads, drainage and other works as directed by the Team Leader or his delegate.

These tasks will require the Truck Driver to operate a heavy rigid truck and dog.

Key Outcomes

  • The Truck Driver will form a key part of an agile team capable of performing construction projects but also able to respond to emergent unscheduled activities when appropriate and according to risk
  • Continuous improvement of customer service, systems, policies and procedures is practiced behaviour
  • All WHS, traffic management, standard operating procedures and PPE policies and procedures are followed by employees
  • Service standards are consistently achieved for all asset types and performance issues are addressed and rectified
  • Model the highest standard of ethical behaviour, act with integrity and deal with all information confidentially

Employee Benefits

  • Fortnightly RDO
  • 5 weeks annual leave (plus 5% loading)
  • 15 days personal leave
  • CCRC Uniforms provided
  • Up to 12% employer superannuation contribution
  • Access to discounted health insurance
  • Salary packaging opportunities for vehicles, rent, mortgages, electricity and gas
  • Fitness Passport Wellness Program for you and your family
  • Employee Assistance Program for you and your family

Our Region

Nestled between one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and the World Heritage listed Wet Tropics rainforest, is the beautiful Cassowary Coast Region. Consisting of coastal and hinterland communities with 30,000 residents across the major townships of Cardwell, Mission Beach, Tully and Innisfail.

Our Council

It is an exciting time to be part of the Cassowary Coast Regional Council, our commitment to a shared set of values offers great experiences through the building of a dynamic and inclusive workplace and community culture.

Council’s 2021-2025 Corporate Plan outlines the overarching vision for the Cassowary Coast region is ‘to provide great experiences, deliver value and create a sustainable future for our community.’ - One Coast, Cassowary Coast.

Apply Now

All applications must be submitted via the Cassowary Coast Regional Council website by 7.30pm Monday 15 July 2024.

On our website, review further position information and submit your application via the Apply button for this role, ensuring you include:

  • Cover Letter (max 2-3 pages) and the reason you are the ‘best fit’ for this role
  • Current Resume showcasing relevant skills, experience and qualifications
  • Current Licences/Qualifications, relevant to this role


Shortlisted applicants may be requested to participate in a one way interview process with Spark Hire.


Successful applicants will be required to complete a drug and alcohol screen and a full medical to ensure their

fitness to perform the requirements of this position.



Any Questions

If you have questions after reading the information on our website, or you are having difficulty viewing the position online, please contact us:

People & Safety, P: (07) 4030 2216 or E:






Cassowary Coast Regional Council is strengthened by diversity and we celebrate our inclusive workplace culture that brings great value to our organisation and community as a whole. We promote and apply equality of opportunity throughout our recruitment process and encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer.