Project Officer - Climate & Water Resources Science Communication

• Climate and water resource science

• Stakeholder engagement

• Location: Melbourne CBD

Translate and communicate findings of water related climate change research to Victorian Water Sector stakeholders.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Natural Resource Management
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/921556A
Closing Date: 28-Aug-2017
Salary Range: $79,955 - $90,716
Job Duration: Fixed term until 30 June 2020
Attachments: 921556 VPSG4 Project Officer - Climate Change Water PD Aug 2017.docx (Word, 106KB)


Contact: Geoff Steendam
03 9637 8346

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 Project Officer – Climate and Water Resources Science Communication is responsible for translating and communicating the findings of water related climate change research to Victorian Water Sector stakeholders. The position will establish and maintain strong collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and provide support in stakeholder engagement activities, including leading the drafting of communication material.

If you have superior communication skills and the ability to quickly develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with key stakeholders, and an understanding of climate and water resources science, you are strongly encouraged to apply. An appropriate tertiary qualification in science, engineering, natural resource management or other relevant discipline is required.

This is a fixed term position for a period until 30 June 2020.

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 28 August 2017.


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