The role

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Supervisor Building Services


Darwin, Australia

Reference: 6277691

  • Hands on Operational Leadership Position
  • Full-time Monday to Friday with a monthly RDO
  • Make a positive difference to the Darwin community

About the Opportunity

This role is part of small team that looks after the functionality and maintenance of City of Darwin's civil and building infrastructure across the municipality. You are expected to provide effective supervision of the Building Services Team to ensure operational service delivery is achieved in accordance with established priorities, to the expected standards and in a timely fashion. Reporting to and in consultation with the Manager Building and Civil Operations you will assist with the development of works programs and ensure delivery is in accordance with program scope, timelines, and budget and oversee and allocate resource and ad hoc works to meet the operational needs of the building services program.

The position receives a base salary of $89,198 per annum pus superannuation. Additional benefits include district allowance and generous leave provisions, such as six weeks annual leave. For further information regarding this role, please refer to the full position description provided or contact Ron Quinn, Operations Manager at 08 8930 3654.

About you

We are looking for someone who has extensive knowledge of property and building management, has the relevant trade qualifications, excellent communication skills and an ability to engage in effective stakeholder relations. You will be experience in delivery of works programs and a sound understanding of Workplace Health and Safety requirements.

To be successful, you must hold:

  • Relevant trade qualifications (buildings maintenance)
  • Diploma of Facilities Management / Diploma of Building and Construction or equivalent qualification
  • Minimum of three years' experience in a supervisory role
  • C Class Drivers Licence
  • General Construction Industry - White Card

If this sounds like you and you are interested in applying for this opportunity, then select apply now or go to and look under our current vacancies tab.

The vacancy closes Thursday 30 March 2023

Applicants who need assistance with our process are encouraged to contact a member of our team on 08 8930 0689.

City of Darwin is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.

As part of City of Darwin's recruitment process, applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment assessments, such as a Medical Assessment (including drug & alcohol test), National Police Check and Psychometric Assessment.

Applications Close: 30 Mar 2023

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