Permanent Full Time
Dalby Corporate Office
A region the size of Tasmania, just 2.5 hours west of Brisbane and an easy drive from the Sunshine and Gold Coasts, the Western Downs has a growing population of over 34,000 people.
The region’s diverse economy, vibrant active communities and the extensive infrastructure and multi-billion dollar energy investments are ensuring that the Western Downs continues to go from strength-to-strength.
Western Downs Regional Council is one of only a handful of Council’s in the state of Queensland to be debt-free.
Council is very proud of this immense achievement which it had been working towards since 2015, proving itself to be one of the most financially prudent Councils in Queensland.
About the Role
Based in Dalby, you will lead a small, collaborative and passionate team and partner closely with Council's leadership team to design and implement talent, leadership and development programs, identify individual, team and organisation-wide strategic and operational development needs, and implement best practice solutions.
You will be responsible for leading and managing Council's organisational development programs and initiatives aimed to develop WDRC’s people capability, performance, have high impact OD solutions and embed WDRC's values to drive a positive workplace culture and achieve Council's strategic business objectives.
The role supports a multi-disciplinary and diverse internal and external workforce.
Reporting to the Chief Human Resource Officer, you will also:
The successful applicant will have:
What we offer:
If you enjoy working both autonomously as well as collaboratively with employees, this role is for you. TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE
Applications close at 5.00pm AEST Thursday 6 January 2022.
The recruitment process includes candidates completing a pre-employment health declaration and you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.
Applicants for this position agree to WDRC conducting an independent employment check you’re your current (or most recent) employer prior to your formal appointment to the advertised position.
Western Downs Regional Council reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date, or extend, without prior notice.