Executive Manager/Leader - Environment, Strategic Planning & Community

Coonamble Shire Council Full Time Permanent 22/06/2020
  • Report to the General Manager | Take Coonamble Shire to the next level
  • An attractive total remuneration package that includes Base Salary + Super + Housing + Vehicle + Overtime Allowance for the right applicant.
  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Closing date 5pm Friday 17th July 2020

Coonamble Shire Council is focused on delivering high quality services and a providing a healthy natural environment for its vibrant, connected, and respectful community.

This key position reports directly to the General Manager and has responsibility for a multi-disciplinary team focused on providing effective and efficient delivery of Environmental, Development, Regulated Services, strategic planning and Community Services.

The role provides direction and support by developing and monitoring the strategic plans for Coonamble Shire to ensure positive progression and development into the future. It will provide oversight and assistance with planning, health, building and environmental issues and facilitate the acquisition of social capital, connections between people, groups and places and increase the capacity of the community to be engaged in sustainable social and cultural practices within Coonamble Shire.

The successful applicant will bring well developed leadership skills, enthusiasm and drive aligned with Council’s Vision and relevant experience in the key functions of the role.

The position title of either Executive Manager or Executive Leader, and level of seniority will be negotiated with the successful applicant, dependant on qualifications and previous management experience.

A job information pack with full details, selection criteria & application form is available from www.coonambleshire.nsw.gov.au or from the HR Section by calling 6827 1900.

Candidates progressing to interview will be required to undertake background checks, referee checks and complete psychometric testing as part of the recruitment process.

Written applications addressing the selection criteria, resume and signed employment application form are to be forwarded to the General Manager, Post Office Box 249, Coonamble NSW 2829 or email jobs@coonambleshire.nsw.gov.au and lodged by 5pm Friday 17th July 2020.

 Coonamble Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity. Employment is based on qualifications, merit and operational requirements. The direct or indirect canvassing of any Coonamble Shire Councillor to support an application for a position at Council will result in that application becoming ineligible for further consideration.