If you're tired of working long hours and would rather be fishing on the weekends, then a career with Cook Shire Council can offer you the work/life balance you've been looking for!

9-day fortnight | 5 weeks annual leave | 3 weeks sick leave | friendly and supportive team

An amazing opportunity exists for 2 qualified and experienced Plumbers to join our busy team on a full-time basis:

Plumber - Buildings and Facilities | Plumber - Water and Wastewater

These positions are responsible for undertaking a range of plumbing and drainage installation, construction, repairs and maintenance works associated with the operation and maintenance of Cook Shire infrastructure.

We are seeking individuals who:

  • are professional and efficient in their approach to both internal and external customers
  • hold a recognised plumbing trade qualification and current Qld Plumbers/Drainers licence
  • have experience in troubleshooting, repair, maintenance and installation of plumbing equipment
  • are proactive towards workplace health and safety
  • are positive and team orientated

Employee benefits including a 9 day fortnight, attractive salary package, salary sacrificing options, 5 weeks annual leave and a positive and friendly working environment.

APPLY NOW to become a part of a unique and dynamic Council with an envious lifestyle to match!


Job referenceCSC036
Position:Plumber x2
Location:Based at Main Administration Office, 10 Furneaux Street, Cooktown and/or
Depot Office, 31 Charlotte Street, Cooktown

Full time

76 hours per fortnight

9-day fortnight (every 2nd Friday off)


Queensland Local Government Industry (Stream B: Division 2, Section 1) Award – State 2017 – Level BT2 + OAP

$82,986 per annum + applicable allowances

Leave Entitlements

5 weeks annual leave

15 days personal leave 

SuperannuationUp to 12% Superannuation contributions


Application Process

To apply, please review the Candidate Information Pack for this position. To be considered for selection you will need to submit: 

  • a Cover Letter outlining why you are interested in this role; and
  • a detailed and up to date Resume/CV.

Applications may be submitted either online, over the counter or via email: work@cook.qld.gov.au

For further enquiries, please contact Cook Shire Council's Human Resources team on 07 4082 0500.
Cook Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a diverse workplace. Indigenous community members and women are strongly encouraged to apply. All applications are assessed on merit.

Applications will close when both positions have been filled. 




Monthly based


Cook Shire,Queensland,Australia

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Job Posted:
2 weeks ago
Job Expire:
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Job Type
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