Advert ID: 20007099
Team Leader Trees Contract Management
City of Whittlesea
Salary $97,645 + super + RDO (Band 7). Permanent, Full-time.
The City of Whittlesea is one of the fastest growing municipalities in Australia, and as a local government organisation, we play a pivotal role in the everyday lives our community. Our vision is to make Whittlesea 2040: A Place For All by ensuring our residents can enjoy access to local services, facilities and infrastructure.
Our staff are passionate, skilled and diverse, providing a great environment to work in and succeed.
The City of Whittlesea Parks and Public Spaces
The City of Whittlesea public spaces includes a sprawling open space system of over 2,000 parks, sports and conservation reserves, waterways, urban and rural streetscapes and town centres. The City is home to a diverse City Forest including Metropolitan Melbourne’s largest portfolio of protected Eucalyptus camlendulensis.
Located on the northern edge of metropolitan Melbourne covering an area of approximately 489km2, of which around 70% is rural and 30% urban. The Urban Growth Boundary separates the well-established and developing suburbs to the south, and rural and designated Green Wedge Land to the north.
Across the City, there is also a strong recognition of the Wurundjeri connection to culture, with culture being the interconnection of land, water, vegetation, and fire.
Make a difference in our community!
The City of Whittlesea Parks and City Forest Management has been subject of a recent service review aimed at delivering Business Transformation through a high-performing team environment.
This new role is supported by a long-term experienced Tree Maintenance contractor and is responsible for the supervision of all tree maintenance contract processes. Aiming for an explementary Tree Management Service, you build a strong partnership approach with the contractor, whilst overseeing performance monitoring.
You will embed a collegiate approach to achieving continuous improvement, contemporary tree risk management and high-quality customer service.
If this sounds like you, then you should definitely apply!
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Please note all applicants must apply online, and no late applications will be accepted.
**Applications close 11.45 pm on Sunday 31 January 2021.
* You must have the right to live and work in Australia to be eligible for this vacancy.
At the City of Whittlesea, we value diversity and appreciate everyone’s strengths. We are an equal opportunity employer and committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects our municipality. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds, people with a disability and people identifying as LGBTIQ. The City of Whittlesea is also a Child Safe employer.
Council is committed to providing an inclusive workplace that encourages employees to participate, without discrimination, in both work-related and other activities conducted within a work context, with the support of workplace adjustments.
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