First listed on: 02 July 2018

The iconic outback town of Alice Springs is a diverse and thriving municipality located in Central Australia, NT. Its 26,800 plus residents enjoy access to active lifestyles, unique landscapes and a relaxed pace. Alice Springs Town Council’s current budget expenditure is $45 million, employing more than 180 staff who provide a broad range of services to Alice Springs. Alice Springs Town Council greatly values its employees; providing quality employment conditions and generous benefits.

Manager Technical Services (P3001)

An exciting management opportunity has opened in the Technical Services Department of the Alice Springs Town Council.

As Manager of Technical Services you will provide expert advice in all engineering related matters as well as support the Director Technical Services in managing staff and engineering operations of the department.

 If you...

  • have great people skills
  • are a strategical thinker
  • have engineering qualifications

...and meet the Selection Criteria:

  1. Management experience and the ability to lead, manage and motivate staff in providing a diverse range of services
  2. Strategic planning, business planning, policy development and asset management experience
  3. Good analytical and conceptual thinking skills plus the ability to make and implement decisions
  4. Experience in culture change, and the ability to contribute significantly in leading and directing a change management program relevant to the work area
  5. Sound knowledge of accurate costing and budgeting and how they apply to the effective provision of technical services
  6. A good eye for detail
  7. Excellent report writing and interpersonal skills
  8. Excellent project management skills
  9. Corporate Membership of the Institution of Engineer's Australia


Salary: $110,000 p/a including minimum allowance

Applications close: 9am, Monday 16 July 2018

PLEASE NOTE: All applicants must address each selection criteria contained in the position description. The position description is available from Council’s website –  Indigenous persons are encouraged to apply.

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