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Manager of Works and Operations

Job Type Contract
Job Status Full-Time
Contact Name Samantha Eley
Position Executive Assistant
Telephone 6471 4700
Deadline for applications Friday, 17 May 2019 at 5:00 pm

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Manager of Works and Operations

  • Full-time Contract
  • Attractive Salary package
  • Flexible employer

The West Coast Council is currently seeking applicants for our next Manager of Works and Operations. In this role you will be responsible for the management of leading a large part of the organisation and delivering a range of projects. You will report to the General Manager and be part of the Executive Team providing leadership across the organisation. The West Coast Council encompasses a large part of Tasmania’s wild West Coast. Our nine townships are set within lush natural surroundings and on historic sites. We are driven to serve the community and work to do this through the strategic framework of the 2025 West Coast Community Plan. Council is a collaborative workplace where contribution across the organisation is vital. We are a flexible employer and welcome the opportunity to hear what flexibility looks like to you.

About You:

  • Experience in project management with the ability to deliver against multiple objectives.
  • Ability to provide effective long-term management of assets.
  • Ability to lead and manage multiple diverse teams.
  • Ability to deliver operational efficiency
  • High level communication and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to deliver outcomes to meet customer and stakeholder expectations.
  • Qualifications or relevant experience in Asset Management, Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management, or a related field.

If you think that this role would suit you then please download the candidate pack. If you have further questions or would like to discuss the role in more depth then please contact General Manager David Midson on (03) 6471 4721


Submission of applications should be addressed to General Manager David Midson and submitted via ea@westcoast.tas.gov.au. Submitted no later than 5pm, 17th May 2019.


Candidate Pack Manager Works Operations WCC.pdf singleFile (1541kb)

11 Sticht Street
PO Box 63
Queenstown TAS 7467