Team Leader Construction Management Permits
Permanent Full Time (Flexible)
Band 7 $95,492.33 - $106,853.72 + Super + RDO
We are seeking a motivated and organised leader to manage a small permits and business support team. This team assists with the day to day running of the permits department within council and requires a ‘can do’ attitude. The permits team provides customer service and assistance to a range of applicants to understand, assess and issue occupation permits and consents relating to councils roads and footpaths. You will be responsible for leading and contributing to the effective and efficient provision of administration support across this department while adhering to relevant legislation. The role will require technical and operational support as well as leading this busy team.
The role is fast paced and can require the candidate to be flexible in their approach. A pro-active attitude and agile outlook are a must, as are the environment. The successful candidate will have an exceptional customer service background with strong communication and leadership skills. You will be highly organised and have strong capability to problem-solve and provide direction to your team.
What you will need to succeed:
- Solid experience in an Administration Management or Team Leader position.
- Ability to make decisions in a timely manner
- Proven experience in a customer service environment
- Experience in issuing permits and consents under relevant legislation
- Strong communications skills
- Highly organised
- Ability to prioritise and manage team work
Yarra City Council is a dynamic, exciting and progressive organisation. We pride ourselves on our inclusive culture, we celebrate diversity and we strive for continual progression and enhancement of our processes, systems, services. At Yarra, we aim to make a positive difference to people's lives.
For further enquiries about this role, please contact Jacqueline Ryan, Unit Manager Construction Management on 9205 5585 or see the Position Description below.
105400 - Team Leader Construction Management Permits - Position Description.pdf
Applications close on 23 May 2019
Please note: In your application, the selection panel will assess your CV against the technical skills, abilities, and qualifications of the Position Description as well as your separate responses to the Key Selection Criteria.
*This position is subject to satisfactory Police Check and Psychometric Test prior to commencement. Pre-employment checks are not used by Yarra City Council to prevent any applicant from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.
Yarra City Council is committed to being a child safe organisation and supports flexible and accessible working arrangements for all. This includes people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer. We draw pride and strength from our diversity, remain open to new approaches and actively foster an inclusive workplace that celebrates the contribution made by all our people.