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MANAGER - MUNICIPAL SERVICES > Wirrimanu Aboriginal Corporation > Mulan, Billiluna (Mindibungu), Balgo WA


Manager, Municipal Services

WAC is currently seeking applications for suitably qualified persons to be employed full time in the position of Manager Municipal Services commencing 1 August 2016.

A 12 month contract will be negotiated with an appropriately experienced and qualified person, with an option by mutual agreement to extend the contract.

Equity and Diversity

As an equal opportunity employer, Wirrimanu Aboriginal Corporation (WAC) is working towards breaking down the barriers for all West Australians. WAC embraces diversity as we believe the best outcomes arrive from an environment in which various points of view are encouraged and welcomed during the planning and delivery of services to our communities.
Therefore WAC encourages all suitably qualified people to apply for the position of Municipal Services Manager, ensuring the best possible applicant is engaged.

Reporting Responsibilities and other

The successful applicant will report to the WAC Chief Executive Officer (CEO) based in Balgo. The role will require weekly travel between 3 remote Aboriginal communities, located close to the Tanami Road in the East Kimberley of , West Australia, approximately 280kms south east of Halls Creek.

Job Description/Core Duties

Coordinating and overseeing three (3) small community based MUNS Service Teams, the Manager will be responsible for planning and delivering effective municipal and some related essential services:
• Ensure the MUNS team in each community has clear direction, is adequately supervised and resourced to achieve agreed MUNS outcomes in a timely and professional manner.
• Manage and implement a planned maintenance program for all MUNS related plant and equipment (centrally and individual community based) to ensure it is fully operational at all times.
• Manage the relocation of heavy plant to each of the three communities to carry-out works scheduled within the MUNS Service Plan
• Establish systems and processes to ensure security of plant and equipment (Centrally and community based) at all times.
• Ensure all employed staff are suitably qualified to operate the equipment they are charged with, organise training of those staff, ensuring correct training is delivered and licences are obtained, safe operation of equipment is adhered to at all times.
• Ensure high levels of occupational health and safety compliance in MUNS activities and amongst MUNS workers.
• Prepare written reports on activities for MUNS regional meetings.
• Work positively and constructively as a member of the WAC Management Team.
• Other MUNS duties as directed by the CEO Balgo.

Selection Criteria

• Either at least 12 months successful experience working on remote Aboriginal communities or has had considerable engagement with remote community corporations and understand issues, dynamics and culture of remotes.
• Has a successful track record in planning, scheduling and delivering on time high quality on the ground municipal or essential services.
• Is self motivated and able to operate when necessary without supervision.
• Has a high level of interpersonal and communication skills including successful track record in effective supervision and support of staff.
• Is able to negotiate with people at all levels of operation.
• Ideally has experience in the delivery of training, in the safe operation of heavy machinery.
• Suitably licenced in the operation of heavy machinery used for the maintenance of remote roads and services.
• Must have no serious prior convictions either civil or criminal.
• Be willing to par-take in a Western Australian Police check.
• Be willing to par-take in quarterly drug and alcohol testing.

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Wirrimanu Aboriginal Corporation



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ACCOMMODATION: A 2 Bedroom fully furnished house at nominal rent $25 p/w, power free of charge. Phone & Internet supplied
SALARY: $80,000 pa (salary sacrificing is available)
TOIL: One (1) week Time Off in Lieu for each three (3) months of continuous service
ANNUAL LEAVE: Five (5) weeks annual leave after each year of service, including one (1) week remote leave in accordance with the Award.
VEHICLE: Supplied with limited personal use


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