Coordinator Perth Bike Network and Programs - perth
Working for the Department of Transport (DoT) gives you the opportunity to play a part in connecting the people of Western Australia. We are a progressive organisation. We are leaders in providing safe, accessible, sustainable and efficient transport services and solutions that promote economic prosperity and enhance the lifestyles of all West Australians.
There has never been a more exciting time to join our team and be part of the future of transport.
We’re looking for
A highly motivated and progressive leader to coordinate our Perth Bike Network and Programs area.
This is a unique opportunity to contribute to making Western Australia a place where bike riding is safe, connected, convenient, and a widely accepted form of transport. DoT is recruiting staff that thrive on a challenge and are keen to contribute to the future of bike riding in WA.
As the Coordinator Perth Bike Network and Programs, you will draw on relevant knowledge, skills and experience to lead one of our key cycling programs and deliver on a range of exciting and innovative projects arising from the Western Australian Bicycle Network (WABN) Plan.
If you have exceptional interpersonal, influencing and negotiation skills, can partner with stakeholders and colleagues to drive and deliver strategic projects, then this is the role for you.
This is a pool recruitment process. We currently have one full-time 18-month contract position to fill as the Coordinator Perth Bike Network and Programs, with possible extension and/or permanency. Should positions of a similar level become available across our other program areas, applicants deemed suitable during this recruitment process could be offered subsequent vacancies.
We need someone who can
Lead, motivate and develop team members
Demonstrate strategic program management skills and experience
Manage a grants scheme, including supervising administration and coordinating development of a grants management system
Lead and manage complex projects, including preparing contract briefs, tender documentation and evaluation, and presenting project reports and related budget information
Effectively manage staff to deliver high quality outcomes on time and within budget
Cultivate strong, productive working relationships and partnerships
Communicate effectively to engage local government, other state government agencies and the community to foster positive bike riding outcomes for the State
Influence at a senior level across industry and government bodies
Use conceptual, research and analytical skills to solve complex problems relating to cycling issues
You can expect
Exciting and challenging project work resulting in improved access for people riding and other active transport modes across the state
To work with a highly experienced and motivated team who are passionate about building a world class bicycle network for the community of Western Australia
To work in a team that understands the value of a collaborative approach to achieving positive outcomes for the community
A competitive salary, and 9.5% employer contributed superannuation and salary sacrifice options
The opportunity to fully utilise your expertise and develop your career within a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation
How to apply
To view the full advertisement, JDF and to apply for the role, click on the “Apply for Job” button and you will be redirected to the WA Jobs Board.
For a confidential conversation about the role, please contact Steve Wenban, Harbour Master, on 0457 562 622.
If you have any questions regarding submitting your application or would like more information on the recruitment process, please contact our Recruitment Team on (08) 6551 6888.
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