Barkly Regional Council

Municipal Services Manager

Posted: 15 Feb
Closes: 04 Aug


Welcome to Barkly Regional Council!

Make the move and discover the rich history shaped by gold mining, a strong aboriginal culture and the Northern Territory's original cattle kings. From the Karlu Karlu through to the Desert Harmony Festival, there is always something to explore, relax and enjoy when living in the Barkly Region.

Why you should join us:

  • Enjoy 6 weeks recreation leave per year (Pro-rata)
  • Competitive remuneration plus Zone Allowance
  • Continual training and development

About the role

This position assists Council in the efficient running of all council municipal services in Tennant Creek and at other locations through close partnerships with community coordinators, so that Council commitments to the community are fulfilled without disruptions. The position also assists the Council with future capability and budgetary planning for the municipal services in Tennant Creek.

Key responsibilities:

  • On-time delivery of Council's municipal services to include the mobilisation of plant, fleet and resources.
  • Develop recurrent schedules for municipal programs, i.e. parks and gardens, landfill operations, rubbish collection.
  • Manage and procure Works and Depot stores in line with Council policy
  • Manage WHS and environmental processes in line with relevant legislation and policy including contract works.
  • Ensure all assets are available and mobilised to meet regional needs.

What will you need to impress us?

If you are looking for an opportunity to grow both personally and professionally, this is it! This role will provide challenge and reward in equal measure. You'll be relying on your 5+ years experience in a similar role, as well as your demonstrated experience managing and driving change.

Don't delay - apply now!