Manager Major Projects

• Exciting opportunity to join a refreshed leadership team managing major projects
• Flexibility to be innovative with a forward thinking approach
• Idyllic central Victorian location

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

We are seeking a qualified project manager to join our 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 excellent project management practices ensuing 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 in a timely manner within the scope and constraints of the project.

About you

The successful candidate will have passion and enthusiasm for the infrastructure and construction industry with the ability to take initiative and ownership of projects. 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 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 ideally have proven leadership experience that is of a proactive and engaging nature.

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 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 Major Projects – Position Description – February 2019

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