Manager Assets and Engineering

$184,631 yearly
  • Wyndham-East Kimberley Shire Council
  • Kununurra WA, Australia
  • 23 Jun, 2022
Full time Engineering, Architecture, and Construction Executive and Management Strategy and Planning

Job Description

The Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley

Is located in a picturesque and rugged sparsely populated northeast corner of Western Australia (WA) and is one of the world's last wilderness frontiers. As a global tourism attraction it is known for luxury accommodation, great food and friendly locals, and is an amazing and very unique part of Australia.

The Position

Reporting to the Director Infrastructure and Strategic Projects, this role is responsible for leading and coordinating the delivery of efficient and timely asset and capital works management services that supports the strategic planning objectives and ensures the Shire meets all obligations in respect to assets as per the Corporate Business Plan.

As a member of the Infrastructure Directorate management team, this role is also responsible for providing leadership in relation to service delivery, innovation and planning to meet organisational goals, improve organisational performance and promote a professional, high-functioning and collaborative culture

Other Requirements

The successful applicant will be required to submit a National Police Clearance (dated within six months), successfully complete a pre-placement medical questionnaire and submit copies of qualifications (where relevant) to be eligible for the position.

Further Information

A copy of the position description is available from the Shire Office and website (www.swek.wa.gov.au/employment/). Interested applicants are encouraged to contact Vernon Lawrence, the Shire's Chief Executive Officer, on (08) 9168 4100 / 0417 011 275 if they have any questions or wish to discuss the position requirements further.

Submitting an Application

Applicants are required to submit a covering letter outlining their interest in the position and their ability to meet the requirements of the role as highlighted by the selection criteria (maximum 2 pages), and a current resume.

  • Posted applications are to be addressed to: Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley, PO Box 614, KUNUNURRA  WA  6743
  • All electronic applications are to be sent directly to recruitment@swek.wa.gov.au or otherwise submitted via the Shire’s website.

All submissions must be received by the nominated closing date. In fairness to all applicants, late applications cannot be considered unless prior consent has been received from the Shire under restricted circumstances.

The Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment and encourages Indigenous Australians, young people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for positions.

Applicants for this position must be legally entitled to work in Australia and will be required to provide evidence of this entitlement. Acceptable evidence includes an Australian or New Zealand passport, birth certificate, or foreign passport with relevant visa.

Job Closing Date

27 Jun, 2022