Manager Major Projects

  • Exciting opportunity to join a leadership team managing major projects
  • Based in Daylesford
  • Salary commencing from $130,000 p.a including vehicle

About us

We are a small rural council delivering services to the community. With over 180 employees we promote a supportive, professional and motivating work environment, encouraging staff to deliver positive outcomes for the community. Council is investing significantly in resourcing the organisation with the creation of several new project manager roles and is committed to delivering a range of various projects throughout the Shire. Located in central Victoria and ideally situated within easy access to Melbourne, Ballarat and Bendigo it is a great place to live and work.

About the role

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager to join our leadership team, who has extensive experience leading multiple and varied sized projects within the infrastructure and construction areas. The successful candidate will oversee major projects that Council is facilitating in accordance with Council’s developed project methodology ensuring legislative and compliance standards are met. This is a great opportunity for a project manager with several years’ experience, who is looking to apply their leadership capabilities to deliver high quality projects with our experienced team of Project Managers in a timely manner and within the scope and constraints of the project.

About you

 The successful candidate will have passion and enthusiasm for the infrastructure and construction projects with the ability to take initiative and ownership of the process and outcomes. You will have highly developed planning and organisational skills which will assist you to succeed in this role.  Your effective communication which is clear and concise is delivered in a professional and respectful way, to ensure stakeholder engagement and community consultation is maintained. For this dynamic role, you will require a can do attitude, strong problem solving abilities and a commitment to workplace safety.  The successful candidate will join the Hepburn Shire Council leadership team.

To Apply

To apply, please submit your application via SEEK.

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

A position description and further information can be obtained by visiting Council’s Employment Opportunities web page:

Applications close Sunday 9 February 2020

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.

Hepburn Shire Council is committed to providing an inclusive and safe work environment which embraces the diverse backgrounds and experience of all people.

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