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Engineering
Southland
Permanent / Full Time
Current role
Gore District Council
Capital Projects and Assets Manager
  • Lead transformative initiatives for community growth and sustainability
  • Shape the future of Gore District through innovative projects
  • Accelerate your career with dynamic leadership in infrastructure management
About the company
Gore District Council nestled in Southland, New Zealand, is dedicated to fostering a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive community. Through transparent governance and active community engagement, the Council works to enhance economic growth, environmental stewardship, and social well-being. With a focus on infrastructure, urban planning, and environmental management, the Council collaborates with residents to ensure decisions align with community needs and aspirations, aiming to improve quality of life for all in the Gore District.
With numerous strategic projects and community initiatives on the horizon, Gore District Council is seeking a dynamic individual to step into the role of Capital Projects and Asset Manager. This newly available role offers the chance for a talented individual to lead in a space where water management exceeds expectations and positively impacts the community.  Sound like you?


About the opportunity
As the Capital Projects and Asset Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the development and delivery of the Council’s significant 3 Waters Capital Projects and Asset Management Plans to meet regulatory standards. Your role will involve managing various aspects including Capital Projects, Asset Management, and other managerial duties. Reporting to the General Manager – Critical Services, you will play a key role in contributing to the efficient and reliable provision of essential services to the community.
As the Capital Projects and Asset Manager, you will (including other things):

 
  • Take charge of managing the councils crucial 3 Waters Capital Projects and Asset Management Plans, ensuring they meet and exceed the highest standards.
  • Oversee every aspect of Capital Projects, from estimating and designing to contracting and service administration, shaping the infrastructure that supports our water systems.
  • Engage stakeholders at every turn, keeping them informed and involved as projects progress, ensuring their voices are heard throughout the journey.
  • Navigate the financial waters, monitoring budgets and expenditures to ensure each project stays on course for successful delivery.
  • Provide reports to the Council, weaving together the narrative of each project’s journey and gathering valuable input from stakeholders to guide decision making.
  • Develop, implement, and review activity management plans, utilising financial auditing, and valuation tools to ensure the sustainability and resilience of our infrastructure for future generations. 
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to step up and lead Gore District Council's Capital Projects and Asset Management, driving forward the community's vision for growth and sustainability. Join us and make a lasting impact! 

About you
As the successfull candidate in the Capital Projects and Asset Manager role you will have a relevant qualification in Engineering or a qualification in asset management, along with extensive experience in managing infrastructure projects. Your expertise in design for 3 waters infrastructure will ensure your capability for strong technical leadership. With adaptability to dynamic work environments, sound decision-making under pressure, and unwavering commitment to health and safety practices, you will impress as an up-and-coming organisational leader Strong interpersonal skills, organisational acumen, and the ability to lead and motivate will set you apart as the next Capital Projects and Asset Manager. Are you ready for this exciting challenge? We want to hear from you!

How to apply
To discover more about Gore District Council, visit www.goredc.govt.nz


For a confidential discussion about the role; contact Elise Elliott on 021 243 7018 or email to [email protected] or contact Kerry Ellis 021 0886 7475.


Applications close: Thursday 25th April
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Kerry Ellis
Senior Business Partner

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VnPmO
Engineering
Southland
Permanent / Full Time
Current role
Gore District Council
Capital Projects and Assets Manager
  • Lead transformative initiatives for community growth and sustainability
  • Shape the future of Gore District through innovative projects
  • Accelerate your career with dynamic leadership in infrastructure management
About the company
Gore District Council nestled in Southland, New Zealand, is dedicated to fostering a vibrant, sustainable, and inclusive community. Through transparent governance and active community engagement, the Council works to enhance economic growth, environmental stewardship, and social well-being. With a focus on infrastructure, urban planning, and environmental management, the Council collaborates with residents to ensure decisions align with community needs and aspirations, aiming to improve quality of life for all in the Gore District.
With numerous strategic projects and community initiatives on the horizon, Gore District Council is seeking a dynamic individual to step into the role of Capital Projects and Asset Manager. This newly available role offers the chance for a talented individual to lead in a space where water management exceeds expectations and positively impacts the community.  Sound like you?


About the opportunity
As the Capital Projects and Asset Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the development and delivery of the Council’s significant 3 Waters Capital Projects and Asset Management Plans to meet regulatory standards. Your role will involve managing various aspects including Capital Projects, Asset Management, and other managerial duties. Reporting to the General Manager – Critical Services, you will play a key role in contributing to the efficient and reliable provision of essential services to the community.
As the Capital Projects and Asset Manager, you will (including other things):

 
  • Take charge of managing the councils crucial 3 Waters Capital Projects and Asset Management Plans, ensuring they meet and exceed the highest standards.
  • Oversee every aspect of Capital Projects, from estimating and designing to contracting and service administration, shaping the infrastructure that supports our water systems.
  • Engage stakeholders at every turn, keeping them informed and involved as projects progress, ensuring their voices are heard throughout the journey.
  • Navigate the financial waters, monitoring budgets and expenditures to ensure each project stays on course for successful delivery.
  • Provide reports to the Council, weaving together the narrative of each project’s journey and gathering valuable input from stakeholders to guide decision making.
  • Develop, implement, and review activity management plans, utilising financial auditing, and valuation tools to ensure the sustainability and resilience of our infrastructure for future generations. 
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to step up and lead Gore District Council's Capital Projects and Asset Management, driving forward the community's vision for growth and sustainability. Join us and make a lasting impact! 

About you
As the successfull candidate in the Capital Projects and Asset Manager role you will have a relevant qualification in Engineering or a qualification in asset management, along with extensive experience in managing infrastructure projects. Your expertise in design for 3 waters infrastructure will ensure your capability for strong technical leadership. With adaptability to dynamic work environments, sound decision-making under pressure, and unwavering commitment to health and safety practices, you will impress as an up-and-coming organisational leader Strong interpersonal skills, organisational acumen, and the ability to lead and motivate will set you apart as the next Capital Projects and Asset Manager. Are you ready for this exciting challenge? We want to hear from you!

How to apply
To discover more about Gore District Council, visit www.goredc.govt.nz


For a confidential discussion about the role; contact Elise Elliott on 021 243 7018 or email to [email protected] or contact Kerry Ellis 021 0886 7475.


Applications close: Thursday 25th April
Upload cover letter...
Upload resume...
Kerry Ellis
Senior Business Partner

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