Policy Officer

• Formulates and communicates public policy options and recommendations

• Identifies and manages a range of complex and often competing needs

• Location: CBD Melbourne

The Planning, Building and Heritage Division lead the planning and building legislative framework and related statutory systems, including policy development and a reform agenda. The Division also lead heritage advice across government, and deliver programs to support heritage conservation, advice and support to key government projects.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/822191B
Closing Date: 02-Apr-2017
Salary Range: $78,773 - $89,375
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 822191 VPS 4 Policy Officer PD.docx (Word, 129KB)


Contact: Jenny Pequignot
(03) 8392 5412

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.

The Policy Officer will contribute to the delivery of the Victorian Government’s building reform agenda. This will involve working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to develop and implement solutions to complex building and plumbing issues. The Policy Officer will also contribute to providing tailored and timely advice to the department’s Executive and the Minister for Planning to inform the implementation of reform options to the building and plumbing regulatory framework.  

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 Sunday 2 April 2017.


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