Operations/Maintenance Supervisor - GRLE

Job No: WSC2609
Location: Sale, VIC


Gippsland Regional Livestock Exchange Operations/Maintenance Supervisor

Position No. 862

Permanent Full Time

Band 4 $58,854 - $62,395 per annum plus 9.5% statutory superannuation

Wellington Shire Council has an exciting opportunity to appoint a Supervisor at the Gippsland Regional Livestock Exchange (GRLE).  The Operations/Maintenance Supervisor will be directly responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the GRLE including the safe operations of the saleyards and its quality control systems.

We are seeking an enthusiastic professional, with knowledge and experience in live stock exchange facilities.

The desired candidate must have a passion for livestock and an aptitude for building positive relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. If you can rise to the challenge, then we welcome your application!

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate how they meet the criteria below:

  • Experience working in the livestock industry and a track record of achieving outstanding service delivery results in facilities managed either by local government or the private sector.
  • Demonstrated understanding of, and commitment to, livestock facility management, planning and service delivery.  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and demonstrated success in stakeholder engagement.
  • Budgeting/ financial management and reporting skills.
  • Proven leadership and staff coordination.

Why Wellington?
We use award-winning technologies to seek and implement innovative improvements across the organisation. We work hard to position ourselves as a leader in local government, continuously improving our diverse range of services for the betterment of our community.

Don’t just listen to us, here’s what our staff say:

‘Proud to be a Wellington Shire employee.’
‘Great organisation, passionate and highly motivated staff – pleasure to be part of it.’
‘Perhaps the most collegial, friendly organisation I have joined.’
‘It was a good life choice to come and work with the team at Wellington.’

We acknowledge we couldn’t do it without great people. We offer a rewarding culture of innovation and continued learning; and a collaborative, supportive environment.

Why not Wellington?

About Wellington
Wellington Shire is Victoria’s third largest municipality. Its 10,924km2 extends from the High Country through the Gippsland Plains to the famous Ninety Mile Beach. Sale is a 2.5 hour drive east of Melbourne and the region boasts excellent sporting, educational, and recreational facilities. Visit www.saleandwellingtonshire.com.au to find out why the Wellington Shire is a great place to live and work.

Wellington Shire Council is committed to upholding the Child Safe Standards and associated legislated requirements.

How to Apply:

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in this advertisement and will be accepted no later than Midnight Sunday 25 March 2018.

A Position Description can be obtained from this link.

You will be prompted to respond to the key selection criteria and upload your Resume via our website http://wellington.applynow.net.au/.

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