First listed on: 31 May 2023

  • Unique role with the ability to make a real difference across the whole organisation and community
  • Hybrid work arrangements
  • Be part of a collaborative and high performing leadership Team

About us

We are focused on protecting and maintaining the environment and providing an essential service to the community both today and into the future. We encourage diversity and different perspectives, and welcome people who are open to change as we transform and grow our business.

As an employee you can expect to have the opportunity to work closely with customers, Traditional Owners, education providers, and local community groups. We have fun at work. We expect laughter, enjoyment, and creativity to be an everyday thing. You're encouraged to take control of your career, learning and development, ask questions, look for new ways of working, and always be focused on delivering for our customers.

We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to cultivating an inclusive and high-performing culture where our people thrive and are proud to bring their whole selves to work, inspiring a respectful and inclusive environment. Our Gender Equality Action Plan is a part of our Corporate Plan, and we are committed to increasing the number of women employed in Professional, Leadership and STEM roles.

The role

Reporting to the Chief Officer Assets and Operations, our General Manager Asset Lifecycle is responsible for leading multi-disciplinary teams. The role ensures effective management of the future planning, engineering design, construction and commissioning of the assets and works that enable the provision of water and wastewater. This role will lead and drive the teams that ensure the assets planned, designed, and constructed meet the current and future needs of Coliban Water customers, are integrated with organisational strategies and comply with all safety, environmental and regulatory requirements.

Why Coliban?

The chance to be part of a transforming business - Coliban of The Future!

Ability to apply for flexible work arrangements such as working remotely, a hybrid arrangement with early or late start and finish times.

Live and work in the beautiful region we operate in, which has award-winning restaurants and cafes, a celebrated arts and culture scene, a range of festivals and major events, quality sport and recreation facilities, affordable housing, and beautiful heritage and natural surrounds.

About you

To be considered for this role, you will be a leader who has expertise in all aspects of management in a business systems environment, coupled with strong strategic planning and execution, and project management experience. The ability to effectively lead a team through a change process is essential.

You will also demonstrate high levels of emotional intelligence and exemplary communication skills which allow you to establish and maintain credible and collaborative relationships with key stakeholders both internal and external to our organisation. You are highly regarded for empowering your people and your ability to enhance resilience, performance, and collaboration within high performing teams.

For a copy of the PD, please copy and paste this link: or to apply for this role, please click the 'apply now' button and upload your resume.

For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Ashley Wilkes on 0401 298 395 or Kate Rowe on 0412 254 802 from Davidson Search & Advisory who are supporting Coliban Water with this search and appointment process.

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