General Manager Service Delivery

Location Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2103-103344_1616994873
Posted 23 days ago
  • Executive opportunity leading large operational workforce across Southern Victoria
  • Operational management of SRW's water network
  • Flexible working arrangements with offices across Southern Victoria

Southern Rural Water (SRW) manages rural water across the southern half of Victoria from the Great Divide to the coast and from the South Australian border in the west and the NSW border in the east. SRW is a government-owned statutory corporation, operating with offices across the southern half of the state to deliver water services that support agricultural production, electricity generation, and the provision of bulk water for urban water businesses.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the General Manager Service Delivery is central to providing strategic leadership across the organisation and is responsible for the operational management of SRW's irrigation, headworks operations, groundwater and rivers business streams to achieve the required safety, financial, business and environmental outcomes. Overseeing a large operational workforce and will have responsibility for leading the development, implementation and management of strategies that drive efficiencies. You will bring a focus on innovative continuous improvement solutions that will drive quality and affordability in water operation through the use of technology and data, partnering opportunities, workforce productivity and improved services to customers.

Your proven ability to think strategically, identify emerging issues, problem solve and apply creative solutions will underpin your experience in asset intensive operational environments. Your strong financial and commercial acumen together with your comprehensive understanding of the regulatory and commercial aspects of running irrigation infrastructure will enable you to add value for the business, customers and the community

As a key member of the executive team at SRW, you will provide significant leadership across the organisation to assist with developing and enabling the organisation's strategic objectives, guiding cultural transformation, ensuring empowerment, accountability and delivery that will position Southern Rural Water to be future ready. This role offers significant opportunity to leave a lasting impact on the organisation and the customers it services.

To apply for this role, please click the 'apply now' button and upload your resume. For a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on 0455 118 868 or via email