Landscape Evaluator

• Manage and support the delivery of high quality forest and fire monitoring and evaluation services

• Work with regional and state teams

• Location: Negotiable within the Hume region

The Landscape Evaluator will be an active member of the Regional Forest Fire Operations branch leadership team.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Environment
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Hume Region - Negotiable
Reference: VG/926081
Closing Date: 21-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - 926081 VPS4 Landscape Evaluator.docx (Word, 118KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Caitlin Cruikshank
03 5761 1611

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.

Are you passionate about Environmental Monitoring and Evaluation, and enjoy working in Victoria's forest environment? Do you enjoy a mix of field and office-based work? Do you have great science communication and reporting skills?  Can you translate complex scientific information into reports and communication products for different audiences?  

We are looking for someone with a strong understanding of Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting processes to work with our Forest Fire Regions teams to develop environmental monitoring programs for evaluation and reporting.

The Landscape Evaluator will work with the Risk and Evaluation team, the Regional Forest Fire Planning unit and the Forest Fire Operations teams to ensure the consistent, integrated and efficient delivery of forest and fire planning services.

The successful applicant will have a good understanding of Victoria's forest environment and fire ecology and enjoy both field and office-based work.  Additionally, they will have demonstrated knowledge and experience in program management to support continuous improvement, and Environmental Science, Fire Science or relevant discipline or experience to support monitoring, evaluation and reporting.

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, 21 October 2018

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