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Director City Wide Services

Location: NSW
Work Type: Full Time contract
  • Help Newcastle realise its Smart, Sustainable City vision
  • Executive leadership team position
  • Diverse community and cultural facilities portfolio

Located 160 km north of Sydney, Newcastle is New South Wales' second largest city and the commercial hub of the Hunter Valley - one of the state's most strategically important mixed industry regions. Surrounded by the coastal beauty of Port Stephens and Lake Macquarie, world-class wineries and the stunning Barrington Tops rainforest, the Newcastle region offers the perfect lifestyle and career environment.

After extensive community liaison, strategic planning and vision-setting, Council is now looking to establish a leadership team that will lead Council's vision of being a Smart City, Smart Organisation that focuses on people. With a new organisational design and a transforming city, these newly created roles will focus on serving the community and colleagues to genuinely drive Newcastle through a period of historical growth.

Director City Wide Services. Ref 136461

Reporting directly to the CEO, you will be an advocate for Council delivering services to the city. This will include Newcastle Art Gallery and Museum, Civic Services, Libraries & Learning, Parks & Recreation, Customer Services, and Waste Services.

To apply and download a comprehensive information pack, visit and enter the relevant reference number in the job search function. For a confidential discussion, please call McArthur on (02) 9277 7000 or email

Applications close at 5pm, Friday 27 April 2018.

136461 Posted On:06/04/2018