Manager Environment and Waste

• Exciting leadership opportunity
• Attractive remuneration package incl. vehicle
• Be innovative in developing and implementing strategies

The Hepburn Shire Council is currently going through an exciting period of growth and development led by new CEO Evan King. Evan encourages a customer first approach and is leading the way to shaping a progressive future for the Hepburn Shire Council.   Looking for a career change in the New Year? Join us at an exciting time and be part of the journey within a supportive and motivating work environment.

About us

The Shire of Hepburn is the ‘Spa Capital of Australia’. It is renowned for relaxation and its spectacular heritage buildings, parks, reserves and native forests. Located in central Victoria and ideally situated within easy access to Melbourne, Ballarat and Bendigo it is a great place to live and work. The Hepburn Shire supports to develop and strengthen its communities through exciting economic, environmental and social investment opportunities. Our communities are at the forefront of everything we do, because we do it for you.

About the role

An exciting opportunity to join the Infrastructure and Development Services team in a leadership capacity to shape the future of Councils environmental and waste services with a large focus on waste reduction strategies. The successful candidate will lead and manage Council’s environmental and waste management services through the delivery of strategic business plans. This role will focus on continuous improvement initiatives and ways in which Council can enhance current practices to enhance our services and the environment. A core objective of this role will be to minimise waste generation and provide environmental benefits and a sustainable future for our community.

About you

The successful candidate will proactively engage with employees at all levels within Council and external parties such as statutory/regulatory authorities to coordinate achievement of objectives within the agreed scope and timeframe. We are seeking an individual who likes thinking outside of the box, uses their initiative to manage competing and changing priorities and is dedicated to reducing environmental impacts through creative and resourceful projects.

To Apply

To apply, please submit your application through SEEK.

Applications are to include a:
1. Cover letter;
2. Resume; and
3. Statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined above.

A position description and further information can be obtained by clicking on the link below.

Should you have any difficulties submitting your application online, please email your application to All applications will be held on SEEK.

For a confidential discussion call Bruce Lucas, Director Infrastructure & Development on (03) 5321 6143.

Closing date: Sunday 17 February, 2019

Manager Environment and Waste – Position Description – February 2019

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