Are you all about strategy?
Do you thrive on working with internal and external stakeholders to solve complex environmental problems?
Do you want to make a genuine, tangible difference to our community and our future?
This is an exciting opportunity for a Manager Water Sewer Waste, to lead a growing team of specialists, driving change and operational excellence across Upper Lachlan Shire Council.
Creating great together
We're finding innovative ways to improve efficiencies across Council, so we back people who bring their A-game, think differently, and ask questions because they're curious. Here you can carve out a career path that plays to your talents, and we'll provide the platform for you to shine.
Welcome to Upper Lachlan Shire Council! Based in the Southern Tablelands of NSW, Upper Lachlan is known for its agricultural and fine wine industries, history, and picturesque countryside. The area offers the best of regional and rural living as well as close proximity to cities such as Goulburn and Canberra.
About the Role:
This is a genuine opportunity for the right person to make their mark. Reporting to the Director of Environment and Planning, you will be responsible for leading and managing a multi-disciplinary team and the operations of the department, to meet the Delivery Program. Implementing an integrated water, sewer, and waste strategy which ensures that its services and functions meet community demands, while also contributing to the strategic direction of Council.
As a senior leader, you have substantial contemporary experience and knowledge of leading and managing water, sewer, and waste departments/functions. You are a strategic thinker with a customer-centric approach, who actively seeks out opportunities for the organisation.
You hold a relevant professional qualification in Civil Engineering, Science, or a related discipline, and have a track record of ensuring compliance with relevant legislation. You enjoy developing a team to deliver excellence, achieving targets and objectives through continuous process improvement.
Your ability to engage and influence a variety of stakeholders to achieve fit-for-purpose outcomes is demonstrated in your successes. You have a strong commitment to role modelling the Council values of Sustainability, Integrity, Respect, and Professionalism.
This is your opportunity to be part of the senior team of a progressive Council who embrace innovation and contemporary thinking and have the community at the heart of all activities.
As a member of our team, you'll receive the following benefits:
Permanent full-time, 35 hours per week
Generous leave provisions
This position is based in Crookwell and offers an attractive salary range from $115,000 - $130,000 including 10% superannuation. The position is Grade 19 in accordance with Council's Salary System and the Local Government (State) Award.
An information package including details on how to apply for this position is available our careers site:
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