Regional Manager Irrigation - North Central

The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) is the Victorian Government’s lead agency for creating the conditions to sustainably develop the Victorian economy and grow employment. Our role is to increase jobs, investment, exports and opportunities; stimulate innovation, competitiveness, and confidence; and support sustainability.

The Department is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, and support ways of working that help employees balance work and home life. The Department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

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Department: Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Agriculture / Primary Industry
Classification: SciC
Work Location: North West Victoria
Reference: VG/021089
Closing Date: 09-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $115,276
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Reg Mgr North Central Aug 2018.doc (Word, 184KB)

Contact: Craig Dyson
03 5482 0415

Position Details


  • $95,275 - $115,276 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Echuca or Kerang

The position of Regional Manager Irrigation – North Central forms a part of the Agriculture Victoria division, Biosecurity and Agriculture Sciences branch within the Employment, Investment and Trade group.

The Employment, Investment and Trade Group delivers programs and services to grow the Victorian economy.  Its focus is on creating jobs and raising incomes through industry development, targeted investment and increasing the export value of Victorian firms.

Reporting to the Program Manager, Irrigation, you will be responsible for leading delivery of high quality and integrated services to the Victorian irrigated agriculture sectors in the North Central catchment, to achieve economic growth and enhance sustainable natural resource management.

To be successful in this role, you will have an appropriate tertiary degree in Agricultural Science, Science, Natural Resource Management or an equivalent science qualification.  You will have passion and experience working in Victorian irrigated agriculture with sound leadership skills and experience in managing regional stakeholder relationships.

For a confidential discussion, please call Craig Dyson on 03 5482 0415.

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. 

Applications close at midnight on 9th October 2018 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

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