Senior Project Officer

• Long Term Water Resource Assessment

• Water for Victoria

• Location: Melbourne CBD

Work with a team to develop and undertake Victoria’s first Long Term Water Resource Assessment, a key tool for monitoring the state of our water resources.
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: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/922519
Closing Date: 03-May-2017
Salary Range: $90,890 - $109,969
Job Duration: Fixed Term 3 Years
Attachments: 922519 VPSG5 Senior Project Officer PD Apr 2017.docx (Word, 129KB)

Contact: Lisa Lowe
03 9938 6813

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 Senior Project Officer will work with a team to develop the Long Term Water Resource Assessment (LTWRA) approach and conduct the first such assessment for southern Victoria. The role contributes to the delivery of a key action in Water for Victoria, with the assessment being an integral element of Victoria’s state wide water resource assessment and planning framework, together with sustainable water strategies.

The position will work collaboratively across the Water and Catchments group and with technical specialists in developing the approach for the LTWRA.  Effective communication will be an important part of the role and will include communicating the role of the LTWRA in the broader water resource management context as well as communicating complex technical issues to a broad audience.

A tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline is mandatory.

This is a fixed term position for a period of 3 years.

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 3 May 2017.

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