General Manager (Chief Executive Officer)

Meander Valley Council Full Time Permanent 27/09/2019


The Meander Valley, a stunning part of Tasmania, adjacent to the Greater Launceston area, and having convenient access to the north east and northwest coasts, including the major northern maritime port in Devonport. The population centres of Deloraine, Prospect Vale, Hadspen, Carrick and Westbury are only a short drive to the city of Launceston with its regional hospital, education, shopping and airport facilities and 30 minutes from the Devonport recreational, commercial and industrial facilities.

The Meander Valley municipality has a population of 20,000 people and an area of 3,800 sq kms.  This is a progressive, vibrant and accessible community full of lifestyle opportunities.

The Meander Valley Council has 86 staff and four (4) Directors supporting the General Manager in providing services to the Mayor and Councillors and to an informed and articulate community.

The successful candidate for this career opportunity will have a vision and drive to fight for the future growth and prosperity of the Meander Valley. You will be an inspirational leader of people, have outstanding networking and engagement skills, bring strong commercial and engagements skills, a resilient and confident approach and display your passion for service excellence. You will provide a fresh, energetic and strategic direction to a skilled and highly motivated staff group.  


To Apply

Please visit our website to obtain an Information Package and Application Form and contact Stephen Blackadder on 0412 255 149 to discuss the position in confidence.

Only those with the right to work in Australia need apply.

Applications close 9am Monday, 21 October 2019.


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