General Manager Technical Support Services

SRA Executive

An exciting opportunity to join Tasmanian Irrigation as it enters its next stage of growth with the Pipeline to Prosperity program.

  • Reporting directly to the CEO as a key member of the executive team
  • Strategic Leadership Opportunity
  • Based in Launceston
Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd (TI) is a state-owned company that develops, owns and operates irrigation schemes in Tasmania. Since its inception in 2008, TI has established a suite of 15 operating, market-driven irrigation schemes. The primary aim of these schemes is to grow the wealth of Tasmania by developing and enhancing the productive capacity of the State’s agricultural industries. Visit www.tasmanianirrigation.com.au for further information.
  
TI is entering its next stage of growth with the Pipeline to Prosperity program, providing the opportunity for a General Manager Technical Support Services to support the core function of TI, being water delivery. 
  
Reporting directly to the CEO as a key member of the executive team, this role will provide leadership to the technical support services team, including management of multidisciplinary engineering consultancy packages for the Water Delivery and Program Development and Delivery groups. This role will create and implement relevant strategic and operational plans and contribute to broader TI strategy and business planning processes. A key focus will also be the provision of technical advice to the CEO, Board, Project Control Group and senior leadership team, and a range of external stakeholders including regulators.
  
The successful candidate will demonstrate contemporary leadership skills and experience in similar senior roles, together with outstanding communication and stakeholder management skills. An ability to drive performance improvement, customer focus and efficiencies and build collaborative working relationships is essential. Experience in the water industry or other service utilities would be highly desirable.

For a confidential discussion or to request a copy of the position description, please contact Sarah Hendriksen or Lynne Chapman or at SRA Executive on 1300 857 446. Applications must address the selection criteria. To submit an application, please apply online at www.sraexecutive.com.au by Friday, 18 October 2019.