Brisbane City Council ENGINEERING & SPECIALIST SERVICE MANAGER Contract in Brisbane QLD

Brisbane City Council

Branch Brisbane QLD AU

Brisbane QLD

It details the aspirations for our city’s future and outlines ideas for achieving this vision. Have you transitioned your technical expertise into leadership…

Engineering Specialist Services Manager

Looking for a role that will further shape this vibrant, green, prosperous and safe city?

Brisbane Vision 2031 is Brisbane City Council’s long-term plan for the city. It details the aspirations for our city’s future and outlines ideas for achieving this vision. Development Services Branch plays a strategic role in shaping our future look and feel of Brisbane. The goal is to harness a multi-disciplinary team and achieve outstanding outcomes for the community of Brisbane.

How will you be a part of shaping Brisbane’s future?

The focus for this executive role is to provide your high level, strategic and professional support to the Manager, Development Services, by leading and managing engineering and specialist teams, and providing strategic advice and direction on policy and legislation.

Just as important is the focus in managing internal and external relationships, driving a service and improvement ethos along with a One Council culture.

This team’s journey is to deliver high level engineering and specialist expert advice on a variety of development applications ensuring quality development and infrastructure in the city.

What demonstrated skills and experience would you, as our Engineering Specialist Services Manager, offer?

Consider these questions:

  • Do you have clear and strategic vision to plan and set direction?
  • Have you used your influencing skills to achieve outcomes in a political environment?
  • Have you tapped into the talents of people to drive high level engineering and specialist services?
  • Is your leadership approach based on respect, collaboration and engagement?
  • Have you transitioned your technical expertise into leadership and built a highly effective and outcomes focused business?

This high profile role will need you to answer with a fervent yes to all of the above. And if successful, you will reap not only the reward of furthering Brisbane’s Vision, but will also receive a comprehensive range of benefits such as working alongside dynamic leaders within the largest local government in Australia.

For a confidential conversation about this role, please call Vera Lazarides on 07-3403 9200

Duration: 3 year contract

How to apply: Click on the ‘Apply’ button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and covering letter (of no more than one to two pages) that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role.

This role requires a degree qualification in engineering and recognition as a Certified Practising Engineer, holding an RPEQ status as well as a Criminal History and Business Check.

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Closing Date: Wednesday 4th May 2017 11:55pm

Employees must apply for internal vacancies while at work signed in to Council’s system (Single Sign On) or from home using a Remote Connection Service using an RSA SecureID token to log into the system. Field based employees will be provided a system log in and password to enable them to apply online. Employees can call Resource and Contractor Management for additional assistance

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-16
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