Forest Fire Management Officer - Emergency Preparedness

• Do you have excellent planning and organising skills

• Do you have strong stakeholder skills

• Do you embrace a challenge?

Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Emergency Management
Classification: VPSG3
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/50926182
Closing Date: 20-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $67,866 - $82,404
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 50926182 VPS 3 Forest Fire management Officer - Emergency Prepardness PD.docx (Word, 110KB)

Contact: Emma Proctor
0429 007 869

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 assist with the coordination and implementation of fire management operations across the Metro District. You will work in a team of people in partnership with other agencies to coordinate preparedness for fire and emergency management.

In this role you will assist in the coordination of District Duty rosters, and in the delivery of district pre-season briefings and post season debriefs for fire and other emergencies. Asist in the coordination of the fire training program within the district including the development of staff, Emergency Role Development Plans and succession planning. Undertake investigation and projects in support of key programs in the Metro District .

This position requires a person with demonstrated stakeholder management, project management and problem solving skills. This position has a key role to play in influencing municipal fire/emergency management planning and other key stakeholders.

This is an Ongoing role.

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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