Director Infrastructure

Inner West Council Full Time Permanent 10/06/2022

Inner West Council is a uniquely creative community in Sydney consisting of vibrant and diverse cultures. Council is committed to supporting the community now and into the future in delivering exceptional service and supporting its growth and development.

  • Key executive leadership role
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Unique opportunity to shape the future and drive change
  • Provide strong and visible leadership to the Infrastructure Division

Are you a suitably qualified, highly motivated and experienced senior executive with a proven successful track record of providing strong leadership, change management and continuous improvement in support of Council’s strategic capacity and direction?

Reporting to the General Manager, and providing advice to the Mayor and Council, as Director Infrastructure you will lead multi-disciplined teams who provide high quality services in the functional areas of capital works, operations, engineering, facilities, procurement and traffic and transport.

This position will provide you with a myriad of opportunities to make your mark and build on the achievements and momentum achieved by our great teams in the Infrastructure Division. Your leadership will inspire and empower staff to deliver quality services and strategic outcomes for the community, build a collaborative and positive relationship within Council and external stakeholders and engage with the community to develop and deliver relevant programs and services.

To be considered for this role, you will have a sound knowledge of the current challenges and opportunities in Local Government in NSW. You will have a solid record of achievement and success as a leader and people manager with highly developed political acumen and technical skills. The ability to develop effective stakeholder relationships and to negotiate and influence positive outcomes for the community is also critical to success in the role.

Council offers a very attractive total remuneration package. A full information pack including a Position Description and Selection Criteria can be downloaded from the LGNSW website at

Applications must be received online through the above website.

For a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Peter Evans on 0414 193 770 during business hours.

Applications close 5pm, Monday 4 July 2022.