Job Details
  • Reference380212A_1631173135
  • LocationPerth, Perth, Western Australia
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted8 days ago
  • ConsultantHelen Gibson

As one of Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading- edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

The role:

We are currently seeking an experienced Civil Engineer for one of our local government clients based north of the river.

This is a highly visible role that will see you leading a team of 45 staff across roads, drainage and paths. Managing the infrastructure maintenance area you will be a strong leader with effective training and development skills and key influencing abilities.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Lead a team of specialists to deliver high quality services
  • Educate, influence and positively engage to drive quality project delivery
  • Have sound project management skills and able to juggle multiple projects at one time
  • Strong leadership skills to set goals, objectives and KPIs for others
  • High level of negotiation and delegation skills

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • Tertiary qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Proven leadership experience in a similar role and level
  • Demonstrated knowledge of government agencies and its practices and protocols
  • High quality communications skills including presentations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including conflict resolution, relationship building and problem solving skills

What's on offer

This is a fantastic senior opportunity with a leading West Australian local governemnt.