Director Infrastructure Services

Edward River Council Full Time Permanent 14/01/2021

We are seeking the services of a passionate and motivated Director to join with the General Manager and executive leadership team to help provide the focus, vision and inspiration needed to take the Council to its next level of potential. You will lead and manage the strategic policy direction, planning and delivery of the capital works program, design programs and maintenance programs across key asset classes including, roads, bridges, water and sewer, asset management and parks and gardens. 

Edward River Council is located in the pastoral southern Riverina plains of NSW, the main centre at Deniliquin has over 8,000 residents enjoying a water wonderland of activities on the Edward River, a branch of the mighty Murray. This is a place to call home, with quality education and health facilities, an abundance of recreational activities, including the world-famous Deni Ute Muster, farmers’ markets, art galleries and more. 

You will have many qualities, including inspirational people leadership, a strong commitment to the development of an engaged organisation culture, a commercial approach, well developed relationship skills and a standout passion for service excellence. There are approximately 107 full-time equivalent staff employed and the Council’s operational expenditure is currently $27M and the capital expenditure is $23M.

An attractive Remuneration Package and conditions are available for the right candidate.

Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package about the role and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Stephen Blackadder on 0412 255 149 for a confidential discussion regarding the position. 

Applications close 9am Monday, 8 February 2021. 

Only those with the right to work in Australia need apply.