Regional Project Coordinator

Parks Victoria are looking for a Project Coordinator to grow, implement, and coordinate the regional conservation programs!
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Department: Parks Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: PVO5
Work Location: Negotiable
Reference: VG/30732/RPC
Closing Date: 02-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $93,366 - $100,275
Job Duration: February 2023
Attachments: Position Description - 30732 - Regional Project Coordinator.pdf (PDF, 197KB)
Job Specification

Position Description - 30732 - Regional Project Coordinator.docx (Word, 89KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Deirdre Griepsma
0427 731 480

Position Details

  • Be part of a supportive and collaborative team culture
  • Competitive Salary + Superannuation + Development Plans for career progression
  • Enjoy a healthy work life balance in this Fixed Term role

About the role:  

As the Regional Project Coordinator, you will focus on the operational delivery of Fire Recovery Projects in East Gippsland. You will be able to develop your project management skills in the environmental sector by managing expenditure and resources allocated to projects, managing project staff, budgets and contractors. You will be developing project briefs, supervising contractors and their field operations, monitoring project progression in the field, liaising will local and regional staff, reporting outputs using ArcGIS and supporting the region to implement these important projects on time and within budget. This supportive team work collaboratively and implement biodiversity projects to high standards with a focus on working together.

We're looking for someone with:

  • Environmental Management and Operational Delivery of Projects
  • Project Management skills - budget management and contract development
  • Extensive experience in biodiversity management and staff management

Your application will need to include:

  • Your current resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the position description under ‘Selection Criteria'

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 02 October 2022

About the branch:

The Eastern region consists of a diverse range of parks and reserves. Staff working within the region are responsible for providing efficient and effective implementation of a broad range of often complex park management functions including natural, cultural and built asset management, visitor management and services, stakeholder management, park planning and emergency response.

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, and you would like to help deliver our conservation programs, then we would like to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about the role, call Deirdre Griepsma on 0427 731 480 or apply online!

Why Work For Us?

  • Structured salary progression, including annual performance-based salary increases
  • Incremental salary increases twice a year, as per the Parks Victoria Enterprise Agreement 2021
  • Generous employee discounts at MacPac through our corporate partnership
  • Work life balance through hybrid working arrangements, in accordance with government guidelines
  • Commitment to wellbeing through our Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Inclusive employment support for Aboriginal and ATSI staff, including cultural leave entitlements

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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