Regional Conservation Project Coordinator

Parks Victoria is looking for a Regional Conservation Project Coordinator to implement, coordinate and grow significant conservation programs for the South West District.
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Department: Parks Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: PVO5
Work Location: Grampians Region - Northern Grampians
Reference: VG/10972/RCPC
Closing Date: 03-Dec-2023
Salary Range: $94,300 - $101,278
Job Duration: January 2025
Attachments: Position Description - 10972 - Regional Conservation Project Coordinator.docx (Word, 142KB)
Job Specification

Position Description - 10972 - Regional Conservation Project Coordinator.pdf (PDF, 195KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Katrina Lovett
0447 589 821

Position Details

  • Competitive salary, super and a range of employee benefits
  • Make a difference working in the environment and natural resource management sector
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative team based at the iconic Grampians (Gariwerd) National Park

About the role

As the Regional Conservation Project Coordinator, you will play a key role in protecting the natural assets found within the Region. You will focus on the operational delivery of conservation projects in South West Victoria, with a particular focus on the Gariwerd (Grampians) landscape. You will be responsible for managing expenditure and resources allocated to projects, managing project staff, budgets and contractors. You will be implementing project plans, supervising contractors, monitoring environmental project progression, liaising will local and regional staff, reporting outputs and implementing these projects on time and within budget. This supportive team work collaboratively and implement biodiversity (pest plant and animal) projects to high standards with a focus on working together.

We're looking for someone with:

  • Experience in the biodiversity/environmental/natural resource management sector
  • Experience in project management and operational delivery of projects
  • Demonstrated experience in engaging and managing stakeholders, contractors and staff
  • Demonstrated experience in analytical problem solving

Your application will need to include:

  • A current Resume
  • A cover letter 

Application Closing date: Sunday 03 December 2023

About Parks Victoria

Parks Victoria's vision is to be a world-class parks service, ensuring healthy parks for healthy people. It is a statutory authority with responsibility for managing an expanding and diverse estate covering more than 4 million hectares, or about 17 per cent, of Victoria.

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, and you would like to help build on our conservation program, then we would like to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about the role, call Katrina Lovett on 0447 589 821 or apply online!

Organisational Commitments

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria recognises diversity and inclusion is everyone's business. We value a culture where everyone can be themselves at work, regardless of background, orientation, age or gender, that brings out our best, values everyone's contribution and works within a flexible working environment, ultimately reflecting the community we serve.

Only people with Australian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or a non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights may apply for this position.

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