Director Civil Services

Inverell Shire Council

Unlock Career Advancement and Work/Life Balance leading the Civil Services functions for Inverell shire.

About Inverell Shire

Inverell Shire is a thriving regional centre in the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales with dynamic and creative community it provides an opportunity for its citizens to enjoy a quality lifestyle. The shire comprises an area of 9,430km2 with a population of 17,836. The township of Inverell is a major service centre and has a population of 12,000. Inverell is serviced by an air service to both Sydney and Brisbane and is a commercial hub to an estimated 60,000 people.

About You
We’re in search of a Director of Civil Services to join our team, working alongside our General Manager and executive leaders. Your role will involve leading the strategic asset planning and delivery of essential services such as roads, bridges, water and sewer, asset management, and parks and gardens.

This is a newly designed role for Inverell Shire Council, providing an opportunity to bring in fresh perspectives and modern methodologies to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of civil services in Inverell Shire.
You will be a person with a can-do flexible attitude and not be process driven; be outcome focused and this means “how to make things happen” and not “why it can’t happen”.

We value qualities such as inspiring people leadership, a strong commitment to fostering an engaged organisational culture, a practical mindset, effective relationship skills, and a genuine commitment to providing excellent service.

Success in this role requires a strong commercial project focus and relevant qualifications in Civil Engineering or equivalent.

What we have to offer

  • A very competitive salary package
  • An opportunity to advance your career
  • The idyllic charm of Inverell Shire, where stunning landscapes and a welcoming community converge to create an exceptional work-life experience.

To Apply

Please fill in the form on this page to obtain a detailed Information Package and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Terrey Kiss on 0427 273 197 for a confidential discussion regarding the position.

Applications close at 9am Monday 26 February 2024


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