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Manager Clean Canning Operations


Reference: 4893245

You have an exciting opportunity to join the City of Canning in the role of Manager Clean Canning Operations. You will play a key role in delivering the City's vision of a welcoming and thriving city. The role is offered on a Maximum Term Contract (5-years), Full-Time basis.

Make a significant impact to the City

This role is responsible for managing the operations of the Clean Canning subprogram, including maintenance of the Cities facilities, management of fleet and equipment, delivery of waste collection services and operation of the Resource Recovery and Waste Transfer Station. The successful applicant will promote and model entrepreneurial and innovative leadership that values and fosters teamwork, openness and accountability in order to achieve the best outcomes for the City and its people. A focus on developing a positive and high performing culture around workplace health & safety will contribute to thriving in this role. This position will work closely with the leadership in the Clean Canning subprogram.

  • 19 Day Month
  • Vehicle for business and conditional private use
  • 5-Year Maximum Term Contract

Applicants must have tertiary qualifications and/or significant demonstrated experience in leading and motivating operational teams, experience in writing, tendering procedures, contracts administration and budget control, as well as be able to provide a current satisfactory National Police Clearance. The right applicant for the role will be highly adept in project management, have sound conceptual thinking and highly developed interpersonal and communication skills. It is desirable that the applicant will also have a current HR licence and knowledge working with heavy fleet. They will enjoy working in a team setting and be able to model and build relationships across a broad range of stakeholders.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website where you can access the position description and apply for the position.

To submit an application, you will need to provide two attachments only - 1) your resume and 2) a cover letter that addresses the selection criteria listed in the position description.

For a confidential enquiry please contact Toni van den Hurk on 08 9231 0756. Reference 34-1920

Applications close 5.00pm Sunday, 20 October 2019

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.

Applications Close: 20 Oct 2019