Mackay Regional Council

Mackay Regional Council

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3.8611 out of 5

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4 out of 54.0
11 months ago

Manager Business Services

Apr 2020

Manager Business Services

Mackay QLD, Australia
7 to 8 years in the role, former employee

State of organisation varies with Mayor/Council, CEO

The good things

Opportunities to experiment and innovate
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The challenges

Public sector bureaucracy
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4 out of 54.0
last year

Officer

Mar 2020

Officer

Mackay QLD, Australia

Opportunities for those who are capable and resilient

The good things

The flexible approach to the overall working conditions can be good although it does depend upon the role
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The challenges

Inconsistent decision making, although this is in part a local government issue
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3 out of 53.0
last year

Operator

Mar 2020

Operator

Mackay QLD, Australia
current employee

It's ok nothing to rate highly

The good things

Some of the people have great knowledge and happy to share
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The challenges

The roster is not that good
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1 out of 51.0
last year

Machine Operator

Mar 2020

Machine Operator

Sarina QLD, Australia
5 to 6 years in the role, former employee

Middle and upper management number one concern is self preservation along with ratepayers money waste

The good things

None except for some work mates
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The challenges

Incompetent middle management
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1 person found this helpful
3 out of 53.0
last year

Local Law Officer

Feb 2020

Local Law Officer

Mackay QLD, Australia

Friendly workplace with incompetent management

The good things

A lot of friendly faces, work/life balance is fantastic, room to grow
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The challenges

Management not listening to real issues
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1 person found this helpful
1 out of 51.0
last year

Temporary Administrator Intermediate

Nov 2019

Temporary Administrator Intermediate

Mackay QLD, Australia
former employee

Avoid

The good things

Some staff helpful and friendly
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The challenges

Petty bureaucratic management
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2 persons found this helpful
4 out of 54.0
last year

Technical and Administrative

Nov 2019

Technical and Administrative

Paget QLD, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, former employee
4 out of 54.0
last year

Labourer truck driver loader roller operator

Nov 2019

Labourer truck driver loader roller operator

Calen QLD, Australia
7 to 8 years in the role, former employee

Great to work for just management

The good things

Family friendly staff helpful willing to help you
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The challenges

Management think they know everything tell you one thing but do another thing entirely different
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2 out of 52.0
last year

outdoors

Sep 2019

outdoors

Mackay QLD, Australia

management takes advantage of its workers

The good things

most of the people I work with are great to work with.
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The challenges

sections are understaffed and management refuses to do anything about it
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3 out of 53.0
2 years ago

Parks and sustainability

May 2019

Parks and sustainability

Mackay QLD, Australia

Experience has been divided in both good and bad!

The good things

Great working team on the ground and lifestyle job is excellent for work home life balance.
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The challenges

Unqualified upper management making the job difficult for on ground staff. Management not adhering to council policies.
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