Director - Roads and Infrastructure

  • The Coorong District Council
  • 95-101 Railway Terrace, Tailem Bend SA 5260, Australia
  • Feb 18, 2021
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Executive and Management

Job Description

  • Diverse Project Portfolio
  • Leadership Role
  • Regional environment close to city

Coorong District Council is perfectly located only one hour from Adelaide CBD via the South Eastern Freeway yet offering an escape to open spaces, river, beaches, and national parks.

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, the Director Roads & Infrastructure will lead the effective and efficient management of the Infrastructure and Assets portfolio.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Lead a dedicated team to a culture of service excellence
  • Manage assets and infrastructure sustainability
  • Provide effective reports, strategic advice and guidance to all stakeholders
  • A member of Council’s Executive Leadership team

It is essential you have relevant tertiary qualifications and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior management position. A proven ability in managing budgets and successfully delivering projects and outcomes within agreed timeframes is paramount along with outstanding leadership and verbal and written communication skills. You will also need a solid understanding of the Local Government sector.

To find out more, please phone our Human Resource Officer Charmaine Sherman on 0400 441 875 or email


Applications close Tuesday 9th March 2021, 9.00am

Job Closing Date

Mar 09, 2021