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Service Manager Recreation

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Applications Close: 
Friday, 30 October 2020 - 5:00pm

Warrnambool, with a population of 35,000, is the regional centre of South West Victoria. Nestled by the beautiful Southern Ocean the city offers the successful candidate an outstanding lifestyle, services and facilities.

The opportunity now exists for an experienced and energetic person to guide the development and use of active open space, sportgrounds and recreation facilities across the Warrnambool City.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Well developed leadership skills and experience in planning and management of recreation services.
  • Demonstrated experience in formulating service objectives, policies and procedures.
  • Proven experience in problem solving and utilisation of policies, guidelines and procedures to reach desired outcomes.
  • Track record of effective engagement with stakeholders including, business groups, community organisations, clubs, and the wider community.
  • High level interpersonal skills including communication, stakeholder engagement and organisation skills.

If you are looking to take the next step in your career in the recreation sector, we look forward to hearing from you.

Applications close:           5.00pm Friday 30 October 2020
Salary Range:                       $88,976 to $99,344 p.a 
Position status:                    Permanent Full Time 
Further Enquiries:             Alison Kemp, Manager Recreation and Culture on 03 5559 4869 or akemp [at] warrnambool [dot] vic [dot] gov [dot] au


Warrnambool City Council is an equal opportunity employer that embraces and values child safety, diversity and inclusion.

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