Regional Manager Forest and Fire Operations

• Regional forest and fire operations

• Emergency management

• Location: Negotiable within Hume region

Coordinate the planning and delivery of regional forest, fire and emergency management services.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Environment
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Negotiable
Reference: VG/926071
Closing Date: 17-Dec-2017
Salary Range: $113,156 - $151,426
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: 926071 VPS6 Regional Manager Forest & Fire Operations PD Dec 2017.docx (Word, 111KB)

Contact: Gill Metz
0447 417 698

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 Regional Manager Forest and Fire Operations leads the Forest and Fire Operations Unit to coordinate the planning and delivery of regional forest, fire and emergency management services to support the Forest, Fire and Regions Group to successfully deliver government and community priorities.

The position is responsible for achieving business excellence and building a high performing culture in providing leadership and coordination to provide environmental, economic and social benefits, and improve the safety of local communities.

If you have demonstrated knowledge and understanding of community engagement and extensive experience in the leadership of operational teams with an emphasis on land management and emergency response, you are strongly encouraged to apply. An appropriate qualification in science, natural resource management and approved equivalent is highly desirable.

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, 17 December 2017.

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