Project Manager, Traceability

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.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The Department offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.
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Department: Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - Western Metro
Reference: VG/024002
Closing Date: 26-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: 2 years
Attachments: NEW Project Manager Traceability Position Description.doc (Word, 186KB)

Contact: Michael Rosier
03 9217 4314

Position Details


  • $116,863 - $156,387 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Fixed Term – 2 YEARS 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Attwood (flexibility may be available)

The position of Project Manager - Traceability forms a part of the Agriculture Victoria division, Biosecurity and Agriculture 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 Director Biosecurity Operations, you will lead the implementation of key traceability programs, projects and initiatives within the Biosecurity and Agriculture Services branch (BAS).

To be successful in this role, you will have highly developed interpersonal, conceptual, analytical and problem-solving skills.  Experience leading complex projects in a government context and at all stages as well as demonstrated high level written communication skills and the ability to work autonomously and collaboratively are a must.  A relevant tertiary degree and/or experience in developing projects related to biosecurity, product integrity and traceability will be well regarded.

For a confidential discussion, please call Michael Rosier on 03 9217 4314.

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 26th September 2018 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

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