Senior leadership opportunity
Large scope of works
Attractive salary package and working conditions
Reporting directly to the General Manager Infrastructure, this role will be responsible for Council’s capital works, building projects, facilities maintenance and asset Management strategy units. The position will also liaise closely with the broader Executive Management Team, Councillors and Departmental Manager.
While leading the department, the appointee will manage the successful performance of each of the units to support the Council Plan and Projects and ensure budget targets are met. The person in the role will work closely with the finance department, continually review the corporate asset risk register, undertake audits of processes and procedures, manage the planning and successful delivery of building maintenance activities, oversee the continuation of an effective asset management improvement program, and prepare and deliver the capital works program. You will contribute department expertise to the delivery of major projects and present reports to the Executive Management Team as required.
You are tertiary qualified within either Civil Engineering, Project Management and or Architecture or other fields directly related to infrastructure management. You will possess extensive experience in the direct management of a large and diverse range of civil, building and open space projects. Experience within local government or delivery of social infrastructure will be highly advantageous. You will also possess an understanding of best practice asset management and have experience in using asset management software. Experience within procurement and assessment of tenders will be highly regarded as will your knowledge of governance. You possess excellent written and oral communication skills, highly developed leadership skills with the ability to manage a large complex department budget so experience in the application of financial accounting principles would be beneficial.
For more information please contact Evan Willen at SHK on +61 03 8620 8039 or send your application to email@example.com quoting reference 6615. Direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to SHK.