Position Details
Reference Number 17126
Position Title Open Space Presentation Coordinator
Employment Type Permanent
Department Parks & Gardens
Location Parks Office, 268-270 Banksia Street, Bellfield 3081
Band BAND 7
Salary $94,925.32 to $105,904.47
Hours 38.00
Position Summary
  • Parks & Gardens leadership role
  • Permanent full time 38 hours per week
  • Monthly RDO
  • Bellfield/Heidelberg location


An exciting opportunity exists  for an Open Space Presentation Coordinator to lead the newly created Open Space Presentation Unit within the Parks & Open Space Department at Banyule City Council.


Banyule is known for its green and leafy appearance, street trees, parks, playgrounds and sports fields. Our open space plays an important role in our community by providing places for exercise, quiet reflection, children's play and organised sport. As our community grows, greater attention needs to be placed on continuously evaluating and planning to ensure our open spaces meet the current and future needs of our community.


About the role

This role is ideal for candidates with excellent skills in leadership, change management, continuous improvement and who have a passion for the green open sector such as parklands, reserves and the enhancement of urban landscapes and environment.



To be successful you will need

  • A qualification in Parks and Garden, Horticulture or relevant discipline
  • Demonstrated competence and ability to manage, lead and mentor a team
  • Experience in change management, implementing and embedding continuous improvement initiatives
  • Experience in financial management, report writing and providing excellent customer service
  • Demonstrated experience in project management
  • Demonstrated experience in creating a culture of safety



  • Salary range $94,925.32 to $105,904.47 plus super
  • Full time 38 hours per week & monthly RDO
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities, including health and wellbeing initiatives
  • Bellfield /Heidelberg location



Our Staff choose to align their career with Banyule because of our values of Working Together Working Better, career and professional development opportunities and the way we work in partnership with the community to deliver our services.



For more information about this exciting opportunity, please access a copy of the position description via the link below. For a further confidential discussion, we encourage you to contact Kathy Hynes Manager Parks & Open SpaceTel: 9494 4401.


To apply for this position, please include your resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description. For more information on how to apply, please refer to the Application Guidelines via the link below.


Applications Close at 11.45pm on: Sunday 20 October 2019.


Banyule City Council is a child safe organisation and an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply

Contact Person Kathy Hynes
Contact Number 94904401
Closing Date 20/10/2019
Position Description
Open Space Presentation Coordinator July 2019.DOCX Open
Application Guide click here to view