- Job posted on: 15th Jan 2021
- Applications close:
At the City of Sydney our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Sustainable Sydney 2030 - developing a green, global and connected city.
Do you have a passion for the City of Sydney's parks and the opportunities they provide for green, connected and vibrant local communities? We are looking for an experienced Parks Operations professional to assist the City Greening and Leisure business unit in delivering our objectives as an asset manager in ensuring the City's network of parks, assets and recreational facilities are well managed.
The primary responsibilities of the role are to manage the internal parks operations to meet the needs of the community, to maintain the quality of the City's parks and open spaces assets to the highest standard, manage key relationships with suppliers and stakeholders, deliver outcomes that reflect the core governance and business principles of the City, and to seek continual improvements in open space asset management. The position will play a vital role in delivering the Sustainable Sydney 2030 objectives for parks assets by ensuring service delivery and compliance objectives are met, by delivering environmental outcomes and improved sustainability performance, and through implementing strategies that contribute to the parks asset management plans.
You will have demonstrated experience in open space management, amenity horticultural practices and minor works projects. You will be able to clearly demonstrate highly developed operational management skills, an understanding of the operational requirements for parks asset management, and excellence in customer service. You will also have experience in project implementation, performance management, bench marking of services and staff engagement.
At the City of Sydney you will join a dedicated team where individual effort is part of something much bigger - delivering great things for our city's dynamic future.
Do you want to be part of something challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? The City of Sydney might be the right career move for you.
To apply: Please visit our Career Opportunities page by clicking Apply Now to complete your online application and view or download the position description. Please upload your current resume and respond to the online application questions that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Please note the "Essential Criteria Response" field in the online application does not require you to respond or upload a document.
This role will require a criminal history record check and a pre-employment medical examination.
Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.
Applications must be made online via the City's website by the close date.
For further information contact: Mark Couchman, Parks Operations Manager on 02 8512 4260.
Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.
At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.