Permanent Full Time – $102,000 – $114,000 per year + super

This role is based in Birchip; candidates should reside in or be willing to move to the region.

About Buloke Shire Council

Buloke Shire Council is dedicated to serving the residents and communities of the Buloke region, striving to create a vibrant and thriving community where every individual is respected, valued, and encouraged to reach their full potential. Through effective governance and community engagement, Buloke Shire Council works tirelessly to deliver essential services and initiatives that enhance the quality of life for its residents. From infrastructure development to environmental sustainability programs, the council is focused on building a prosperous future for the region.

Your Contribution

Building a Better Buloke: As the Senior Engineer Buildings and Open Spaces, you will play a crucial role in enhancing the quality of life for Buloke's residents through the effective planning and management of open spaces, building, and waste infrastructure. Your work will support the Council's long-term financial sustainability and strategic goals, making a tangible difference in the lives of residents and fostering a vibrant, thriving community.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

- Lead and support the Open Spaces Assets Team
- Develop, implement and review Council’s Open Space Asset Management Plan and Building Asset Management Plan
- Inform the planning and delivery of the open spaces and building capital works program including funding applications
- Maintain preventative maintenance programs for infrastructure assets
- Establish and maintain design standards for open spaces and buildings
- Ensure infrastructure asset valuations are completed on time
- Manage and report on the engineering budget
- Address and resolve infrastructure-related concerns 

What Buloke can offer you

Discover the unparalleled beauty and charm of the Buloke region while pursuing a rewarding career with Buloke Shire Council. Nestled in the heart of the Mallee region, Buloke offers a unique blend of natural wonders, rich cultural heritage, and a vibrant community spirit.

- Make a meaningful impact on the community
- Opportunity for professional growth and development
- Supportive team environment with a commitment to sustainability
- Competitive salary and benefits package

Qualifications and Experience:

- Relevant qualifications in engineering and extensive experience in engineering, project management or asset management
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to engage internal and external stakeholders in support of Council’s strategic direction
- Ability to develop, analyse, and interpret asset management strategies and policies
- Financial management skills for managing budgets and contributing to long-term financial planning and forecasting
- Effective contract management skills, including the ability to develop specifications, prepare tender documents, contracts and ensure proactive contractor management.

How to Apply: 

Submit your resume and cover letter to For a confidential discussion or copy of the Position Description please contact - all applications will be kept strictly confidential.





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Shire of Buloke,Victoria,Australia

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Job Posted:
2 weeks ago
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Job Type
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