Senior Project Officer

• Utilise your Project Management skills

• Contribute to a high-performing team that is proactive

• Location: 8 Nicholson St, East Melbourne

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Project Officer join the delivery of the Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/922283A
Closing Date: 28-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $115,276
Job Duration: 20 months
Attachments: PD VPS5 922283 Senior Project Officer - Latrobe Valley.docx (Word, 108KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Brett Davis
0435 805 519

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.

A nationally significant initiative by the Victorian Government to assess the feasibility of rehabilitation options for the Latrobe Valley's coal mines. The role will make a key contribution to project management, procurement and technical analysis and reporting as the program moves toward delivery of the Regional Water Study in March 2019 and the Strategy in June 2020.

The Senior Project Officer will coordinate technical tasks to develop the Regional Water Study, including the assessment of water resources and environmental issues in the Latrobe Valley that may affect the viability and potential impacts of rehabilitation options.

The position is based in Melbourne CBD and will require occasional travel the Latrobe Valley, including the potential for overnight stays and after-hours work.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of and experience in water resources and water resource management (surface water, groundwater, impacts), preferably in relation to mining and/or in a Victorian or Latrobe Valley context, and tertiary qualifications in science or other relevant discipline.

This is a fixed term position available for a period of up to 2 years ending 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 Sunday, 28th October 2018


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