Manager Open Spaces


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Situated on one of the largest protected natural harbours in the world, Port Lincoln is a vibrant regional centre and tourist hub in the southern Eyre Peninsula. With a strong community spirit, it offers an unprecedented lifestyle with access to a modern airport, public and private schooling, sporting facilities, shopping and an extraordinary dining culture featuring exquisite seafood, local produce, and wines.

Reporting to the General Manager Environment and Infrastructure, this position is responsible for managing the maintenance and development of Council's open spaces and facilities including playgrounds, parks, dryland and native reserves, coastal reserves, drainage reserves, streetscapes and sports grounds.

With a strategic mindset, you will be focused on the development of multi-year works plans and schedules, the efficient and effective delivery of services, and the development and mentoring of staff within the Open Spaces team.

Some of the key benefits associated with this position include:

  • Permanent position
  • Excellent remuneration
  • 13% Super
  • Fully expensed vehicle
  • Mobile phone or phone allowance
  • 75 hours per fortnight
  • 4 weeks annual leave + 5 annual flexi-days
  • 50% reimbursement of relocation expenses up to $5,000

Successful candidates will ideally have a tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture or similar related discipline however, demonstrable experience will be considered in lieu of qualifications. As a collaborative and influential leader, you will ensure the efficient delivery of customer focused outcomes. You will have a high level of technical competence relating to the development of long-term work plans and ongoing maintenance services to ensure the upkeep of community assets.

To download a Candidate Information Pack and to apply, please visit mcarthur.com.au and reference job number 144023. Applications close 5pm on Thursday 7th October 2021.

Confidential enquiries may be directed to Paul Coyle on 08 8100 7000.

Job details
Date posted
21 Sep 2021
Expiring date
21 Oct 2021
Government, Emergency & Defence
Local Government
$100k ~ $101k
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Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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