Technical Officer (2 positions)

The Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) is an independent statutory authority established to effectively manage Victoria’s fisheries resources. We work closely with many stakeholders to deliver three core outcomes:

  • Sustainable fishing and aquaculture

  • Clear resource access and sharing arrangements

  • Increased economic, social and cultural value


Victorian Fisheries Authority also provides intelligence services to the Game Management Authority and Agriculture Services and Biosecurity Operations Division. Additional information about the Victorian Fisheries Authority can be found on our website www.vfa.vic.gov.au
Job Details
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Department: Victorian Fisheries Authority
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Natural Resource Management
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: North East - Murrindindi
Reference: VG/020298
Closing Date: 28-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $50,077 - $64,307
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 020298 VPS 2 Technical Officer PD 020218.doc (Word, 598KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Stephen Vidler
0439 291 747

Position Details

Technical Officer

  • $50,077 - $64,307 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing   
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Snobs Creek, Eildon

The position of Technical Officer is part of the Recreational Fishing Improvements Division within the Victorian Fisheries Authority.

The Recreational Fishing Improvements Division is responsible for implementing projects to improve recreational fishing opportunities across Victoria.

Reporting to the Program Manager, Fish Production and Stocking, you will provide technical, administrative and operational support to the Department's recreational fish production and liberation program.

To be successful in this role, you will have well-developed computer, interpersonal and communication skills, an understanding of native and salmonid fish production practices and awareness of fish health considerations, demonstrated initiative and ability to participate within a team environment.  A relevant tertiary degree and/or experience would be well regarded.

For a confidential discussion, please call Stephen Vidler on 0439 291 747.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  All applications must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 28 February 2018 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.


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