Manager of Works - Full Time

Please click here to see the Position Description and Application Package.

The Shire of Wyalkatchem has an exciting employment opportunity for an experienced Manager of Works to join a Shire that is committed to the growth of their Region.

The successful applicant will be responsible for coordinating the Shire’s Road Maintenance, Road Construction and Works Program. The Manager of Works is also responsible for the financial performance of the Works and Services Directorate and working with the Executive Management Team to deliver Council’s Integrated Strategic plan for the Shire.

To be successful for this position you must possess:

  • A sound working knowledge of road maintenance and construction
  • Practical experience in footpath and drainage construction and maintenance
  • Established leadership skills and effective interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Have previous experience in a senior management position
  • High level skills in planning and budgeting of projects

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, this position is a senior role with an attractive salary package being offered from $138,457 to $167,082 per annum. The package includes superannuation (up to 14.5%), motor vehicle including private use, house with subsidised rent, utilities allowances and a uniform allowance.

The information package along with the position description can be obtained by clicking here or by contacting Stephanie Elvidge on (08) 9681 1166 or email admin2@wyalkatchem.wa.gov.au. Candidates are encouraged to review these documents before applying for the position.

Applicants are requested to submit written applications in a sealed enveloped marked “Private and Confidential – Manager of Works application” and addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer

Shire of Wyalkatchem

P O Box 224


WA 6485

or email direct:  ceo@wyalkatchem.wa.gov.au

Applications close at 4.00pm 10 July 2020


The Shire of Wyalkatchem is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify the applicant.

Taryn Dayman







P (08) 9681 1166

E general@wyalkatchem.wa.gov.au

W www.wyalkatchem.wa.gov.au