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Team Leader (Asset and Grounds Maintenance) (PVO5)

Job posted: 22/07/2021
Applications close: 08/08/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Gippsland | South Gippsland

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $90,620 - $97,326

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/2392000

Reference: VG/2392000

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: $90,620 - $97,326

Work location: Gippsland | South Gippsland

Support and maintain a high-class park management service, providing leadership to the region to help shape the future of our Parks!

  • Opportunity to manage built assets within Wilsons Promontory National Park
  • Manage and lead a dedicated, enthusiastic and innovative team
  • Ongoing, Full Time role located in Tidal River

About the branch

The Commercial Directorate manages Parks Victoria's visitor based, revenue-generating activities at key regional and metropolitan sites across Victoria. It provides the strategies, specialist advice, business processes and systems to efficiently and effectively deliver core support services to enable Parks Victoria to be financially sustainable, high performing, and ensure our activities are aligned with strategic objectives.

The directorate maintains effective strategic level relationships to influence policy and legislation to provide an enabling environment as well as facilitating collaboration and championing continuous improvement at every opportunity. By providing a varied suite of visitor experiences and commercial opportunities across the state, the Directorate adds value to Parks Victoria, communities, partners and the State of Victoria.

About the role and your responsibilities:  

As the Team Leader (Asset and Grounds Maintenance), you will lead a team of staff to deliver high quality services in line with Commercial Division and South Gippsland District priorities under the direction of the Commercial Operations Manager.

You will be responsible for the management and maintenance of built assets, campgrounds and some essential services within Wilsons Promontory National Park. You will demonstrate a strong personal work ethic, leading team members to maintain a high standard of personal accountability and compliance with the Code of Conduct. Your role is responsible for guiding the team, to inspire enthusiasm, to ensure their safety and welfare and to ensure they are appreciated for their efforts. You will be responsible for ‘hands on' people management which includes leading, managing and developing the team which may include ongoing employees, contractors, casuals, temporary staff and/or volunteers.

To be successful for this role you will need:

  • A trade qualification relevant to the position is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in leadership, performance management and managing a team day to day.
  • Demonstrable experience in project management and contractor supervision.
  • A current valid driver licence is essential.
  • A current employee Working with Children Check is required.

Your application must include:

  • Your current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 08 August 2021

Only people with Australian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or a non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights may apply for this position.

Parks Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All Parks Victoria staff are expected to support this commitment.

At Parks Victoria, we recognise that diversity and inclusion are central to being a modern, high-performing sustainable organisation that can deliver our strategic vision to be a “world class parks service ensuring healthy parks for healthy people.”