Salary: AUD $109,224 per annum plus Superannuation
Employment status: Permanent
Employment arrangement: Full Time
Location: Sydney CBD
Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement
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.
The City is seeking a Project Manager to join our Tree Management Team.
The City’s Tree Management Team is a leader in urban forest management. We are guided by our Sustainable Sydney and urban forest strategies to deliver ambitious goals to increase canopy cover and improve the urban forest.
Working as part of the Tree Management Team, you will manage the City’s ‘inroad’ tree planting and urban greening programs to best practise industry, asset, project and contract management standards. Your responsibilities will also include managing civil construction, project and service contracts, collecting and analysing data, providing expert technical advice to a range of stakeholders.
You will have tertiary qualifications in Landscape Architecture or Design, coupled with relevant demonstrated industry experience managing urban greening projects, from design to construction.
Excellent communication skills are also required, as is a proven track record in meeting strict deadlines, balancing and responding flexibly to competing priorities and to work effectively as part of a team.
Do you want to be part of something challenging and rewarding? Are you passionate about serving our community? The City might be the right career move for you.
To apply: Visit www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/careers to 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 national criminal check and pre-employment health declaration.
Applications must be made online via the City’s website by 11.59pm on Monday 28 December 2020.
For further information contact: Karen Sweeney, Urban Forest Manager on 02 9265 9173.
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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.