Forest Fire Management Officer - Operations

• Do you have excellent problem solving skills

• Do you have planning and organising skills

• Location: Knoxfield

You will be working in a dynamic work environment with a focus on the coordination and implementation of fire management operations across the Metro District.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Land Management
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/50926180
Closing Date: 20-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $67,866 - $82,404
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 50926180 Forest Fire management Officer - Operations PD.docx (Word, 110KB)

Contact: Andy Beckett
0429 569 394

Position Details

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

In this role you will be working in a team of people in partnership with other agencies to coordinate preparedness for fire and emergency management. You will provide support to lead and coordinate District capability for works crew, plant and equipment, and other assets. Coordinate the assessment and management of operational risk in the delivery of the District works program; support reporting and auditing of District OH&S compliance, investigation of incidents and implementation of corrective actions.

This position requires a person with demonstrated stakeholder management, project management and problem solving skills. This position has a key role to play in job safety planning for operations.

This is an ongoing position .

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

Applications close at midnight Thursday 20 June 2019.


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