Manager of Infrastructure and Civil Works


Positions Type

Temporary, Full Time – 38 hour working week


Regional Office, Katherine NT

Salary Range

Annualised Salary

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


A Relocation Allowance of Up To $5000 to help you move

Enjoy Job Security & Benefits of the Council Sector!

About the Role

The Manager of Infrastructure and Civil works is responsible for the provision of a high standard of Council technical operations including but not limited to external road maintenance, local government operational services and capital works programs. Directing, overseeing and monitoring all Council technical operations; your duties will include (but not limited to); Ensure funded services including operations, maintenance and capital infrastructure operates in accordance with and gives effect to government policies, standards, performance indicators and agreements; Develop, monitor and report on operational expenditure against budget priorities, ensuring that all projects are on time and within the budget; Prepare detailed activity and financial reports for each Ordinary Meeting of the Council, Executive meetings and spot-reports to the CEO as requested.

The successful candidate will have high level of organisational, project management, strategic planning, policy development and time management skills in a Local Government context. You will have a clear demonstrated ability to forecast, develop and manage a budget across a multi functional area with the ability to provide accurate reports throughout each financial year. You will be desired for your demonstrated interpersonal, written and oral communication skills and previous experience working in indigenous organisations/remote communities.


Applications to


Applications close 26th January 2018


your resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about this opportunity with Council Contact: 


29 Crawford Street,
Katherine East NT 0850

Postal Address

PO Box 19, Katherine NT 0851

Further Enquiries Please Contact

(08) 8972 0777