Manager Capital Delivery – Central Highlands Water

Job Title: Manager Capital Delivery – Central Highlands Water
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ballarat
Salary: $100000 - $130000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-19
Reference: JO-1905-95438
Contact Name: Paris Plompen
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2019 16:50

Job Description

  • Exciting opportunity in a vibrant regional city
  • Drive innovation & excellence in service delivery
  • Band 5 Salary range $109,371k to $133,215k plus 9.5% super
Central Highlands Water (CHW) is a leading regional water corporation based in Ballarat, delivering high quality water, wastewater and recycled water to more than 140,000 people. CHW provides fully integrated water services, in a true “catchment-to-tap-to-catchment” approach. The organisation is currently seeking to employ a high performing people leader who will be responsible for driving innovation and efficiencies across the capital works programs to enhance customer value.
Reporting to the General Manager Capital Delivery & Network Field Services, you will be responsible for leading the delivery of the capital works program for the organisation. You will provide leadership, technical input and support to the Project Management team to deliver multiple complex, multidisciplinary capital projects. You will ensure that program and project performance are delivered against time, cost and safety requirements whilst driving efficiency, commercial and quality improvements within the program. You will bring and encourage innovative thinking into the organisation and a continuous improvement focus to improve the services offered to the customer.
You will further develop an already high performance culture.  You have demonstrated strong leadership, high energy and people management competencies, with appropriate technical expertise, in order to drive the required business outcomes of the team. This is a unique opportunity to drive innovation, with a key deliverable of both enhancing the customer experience and a commitment to building relationships with internal and external stakeholders including contractors, regulators as well as customers. You will build upon the program development, strong reporting standards and KPIs in place focused on safety, budget and customer outcomes.
Central Highlands Water is proud to be an inclusive and equal opportunity employer, and offers a range of flexible work arrangements and people of all abilities and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
To apply for this role, please go to For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on 03 9929 9589 or email for a detailed position description.