Director Engineering Services

Federation Council Full Time Permanent 11/11/2022

Federation Council is home to a thriving and diverse community located in an agriculturally rich and diverse area covering 5,685 square kilometres on the border of New South Wales and Victoria. The Southern Riverina region is the centre of one of the most productive wool, cereals and livestock growing areas in Australia. Next door to some of the region’s famous wineries and located within easy driving distance to Melbourne, Canberra and six hours from Sydney, the region boasts a great climate and vibrant atmosphere and is an ideal location for families, businesses, and visitors to experience its exceptional lifestyle and opportunities.


The impending retirement of the Director Engineering Services has provided an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and driven individual to join council’s executive leadership team. The role is responsible for the delivery of high-quality services to the community including construction and maintenance of roads, bridges kerbs & guttering etc as well as asset management, parks & recreation, water & sewer and waste services in the LGA.


There are many challenges in the role associated with asset conditioning and aging infrastructure, however, council is committed to ensuring the LGA’s assets are managed to a high standard.


To be successful in this role, applicants must have a ‘can-do’ attitude, a strong community focus, extensive experience in senior executive management, leading organisational change, providing customer focussed services and in delivering results in an engineering focused environment.


This is an exciting opportunity to join a progressive Council and contribute to the future development and ongoing success of the Engineering Services directorate.


Interested? For further information on these roles please download the position’s Information Pack, Position Description and Selection Criteria from our website at


Applications including a full CV, covering letter and response to the position’s selection criteria must be completed online through our website.


Applicants must address the selection criteria to be considered for the role. Long listed candidates will be asked to complete a short questionnaire on our video platform.


Applications including a recent up to date CV, cover letter and your response to the selection criteria should be submitted online through our website at


For further details regarding this position, please contact Mark Anderson, Local Government Management Solutions on 0418 864 866.


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Applications close 5pm, Monday 5 December 2022.