Team Leader Works

Job No: SC202103279
Location: Singleton


We are looking for a passionate and hardworking Team Leader Works to join our team at Singleton Council. In this role, you’ll make a real impact on the everyday lives of people within our community by achieving important outcomes for Singleton to grow and flourish.


Singleton Council has a long and proud history. From our agricultural foundations to our abundant natural resources, we are more than just New South Wales’ largest producer of coal. Singleton has developed into the economic beating heart of the State and a centre of industry, heritage, tourism and community. Here at Council, we offer a wide range of services to our community, supporting our vision to be vibrant, progressive, connected, sustainable and resilient. 


The Team Leader Works is responsible for the supervision of Council’s civil construction/maintenance staff– Works Team and the management of resources for undertaking infrastructure construction and maintenance works. The Team Leader delivers designated works and projects in accordance with the specifications provided by the Infrastructure Services service units. The Team Leader Works is responsible for managing technical, environmental, quality and staff performance on site, as well as collaborating with other supervisors in the delivery of major capital and maintenance projects. The Team Leader is also responsible for all aspects of people management within the Works Team.



  • Certificate IV Civil Construction (Road Construction and maintenance) or solid industry experience and willingness to undertake formal training

  • Solid demonstrated experience overseeing worksites, providing direction and coordinating the construction of major civil infrastructure and maintenance works and projects.

  • Solid demonstrated experience in road pavement treatment, repair and maintenance

  • Superior skills and experience in managing an integrated workforce across multiple sites, effectively balancing competing priorities.

  • Demonstrated ability to use software applications such as MS Office, Reflect, Authority, Donesafe and Council mapping software (Geocortex)


This position is offered on a permanent full-time  basis working 38 hours per week. 

Remuneration for this position is based on Grade 10 of the salary system which equates to a base salary between $69,288.96 - 77,940.72 per annum plus superannuation.



At Singleton Council, we are a dynamic, multi-skilled, diverse group of people who share the same passion — to deliver outstanding services and outcomes to our community. We value difference and the creativity it generates towards our productive workforce.

Working for Singleton Council you will join an Engaged, Safe, Sustainable and Performing workforce who, together, we exist to make a difference for our community. To make smart, sustainable decisions, and to go above and beyond so that our community continues to be loved locally and recognised nationally. If you are looking for a challenging and strategically focused career which delivers tangible results for the community all whilst working in a flexible, contemporary environment, join us on our journey to be the best council in Australia.     

  • Be community-first: You’ll create or support important community outcomes and will be fulfilled by the impact you have on everyday lives.
  • Help drive change, step by step: You’ll help improve what we deliver and how we deliver it. You’ll challenge us to move forward, combining hard work and drive with professionalism and staying power.
  • Learn and grow: You’ll develop your skills and reach new heights through the diversity of what we do and through a range of ongoing training opportunities.
  • Join a supportive, family-friendly organisation: Commit to our journey to achieve the best outcomes for our community and we will support you to find the right balance between work and life.
  • Join a employer of choice organisation: You'll be a part of an organisation that has innovative programs targeting staff wellbeing, recognition and inclusion as well as fostering a culture of collective leadership that has seen our organisation recognised as an Employer of Choice from the Human Resources Director (HRD) Australia.



If you are interested in joining our journey to become the best council in Australia, apply today to develop your skills, reach new heights and make a real impact.

For further information regarding this role please see the position description  and information for intending applicants, or contact Conor Byrne on 0419 629 017.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE Tuesday 22 June 2021

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