Position Details
Reference Number 17480
Position Title Unit Manager Roads
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Department City Infrastructure Department
Branch Roads, Fleet & Waste
Location Operations Centre, Walter Street, Hadfield
Banding Level SEO/SO Position
Salary $127,000.00
Hours Per Fortnight 76.00
Position Summary
  • Circa $127K - dependent on experience (Inc. Super & Transport Allowance)
  • Leadership Opportunity


Council has a key management opportunity at the Operations Centre. This role will provide leadership, planning and delivery of Road Maintenance Services which impact on the presentation and operation of the city.


Reporting to the Manager Roads, Fleet and Waste you will be a talented and an energetic professional who has a track record of practical delivery of services.


The Road Unit delivers both maintenance and capital works in roads, footpaths and associated infrastructure such as drainage, bridges, retaining walls and street furniture with the use of both day labour teams and contractors.


The Unit has inspection and asset protection teams taking care of Council’s assets. If you are an experienced manager with strong people skills, budgetary and contract management skills, organisational skills and have a customer service focus, this could be the job for you.


To be successful in this role you are required to have extensive experience in the Road Maintenance and Construction Industry, a Certificate 1V in Civil Construction

or equivalent or other relevant management discipline.

We are an equal opportunity and child safe employer, support inclusiveness and diversity, and are Values based.  Moreland - One Community Proudly Diverse.

Selection Criteria Essential: Engineering qualification or equivalent experience

Essential: Extensive experience in all aspects of road maintenance and construction

Essential: Well developed financial and budgeting skills

Essential: Good communication skills with the capacity to effectively communicate with staff, government agencies, contractors and consultants

Essential: Experience in the use of Asset Management systems to plan and report on works and programs

Essential: A sound knowledge of the Road Management Act and Road Management Plans

Essential: Experience in managing tenders and contracts

Essential: Demonstrated experience in managing OH&S

Essential: Victorian driver’s licence

Essential: Experience in planning and implementing maintenance programs that deliver appropriate levels of service
Contact Person Phil Lowry
Contact Number 0383114321
Alternate Contact Person Phil Lowry
Alternate Contact Number 0383114321
Closing Date 18/05/2018
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