In the Riverland, Australia’s largest wine producing region, there is a lot going on! This area is renowned for its collaborative and inclusive community spirit, fantastic climate and riverfront lifestyle.
Based in picturesque Berri, a rare opportunity has emerged to lead what is arguably the best infrastructure team in the region.
The Manager Infrastructure Services will be a key member of the Executive Leadership Team, having significant opportunities to influence the future development of the public and private realm by providing innovative leadership in the delivery of diverse infrastructure projects and services, all the while maintaining an envious work life balance.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, this role will lead multidisciplinary teams across a diverse portfolio including; GIS & Design Team, CWMS, Construction, Irrigation & Playgrounds, Parks & Gardens and Maintenance.
Applications are invited from innovative, forward thinking leaders with proven experience in a senior role within local government or a comparably diverse service delivery domain. Importantly you will demonstrate credibility leading and managing a complex portfolio of teams with diverse skills and an understanding of the challenges and complexities relating to the civil, assets and infrastructure services portfolio. A fundamental understanding of procurement processes will be advantageous.
Qualifications in engineering or a relevant management discipline will be well regarded. Also important will be contemporary leadership and high impact communication skills, drive, versatility, commercial acumen, diplomacy, political astuteness, resilience, warmth, empathy, good humour, strong ethics and the capacity to think laterally.
For a job and person specification, please click on the PDF icon above or below, and for more information on our client, please visit berribarmera.sa.gov.au
Applications should be addressed to Justin Hinora. Please click on the Apply Today button to submit your application.
For a confidential discussion, please call Christian Gaszner on (08) 8100 8849.