District Manager, Mallee

• Lead and manage a diverse and proactive team

• Deliver integrated forest and fire management services

• Location: Mildura

Lead the delivery of fire management services within the Mallee District.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Emergency Management
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: North West - Mildura
Reference: VG/926109A
Closing Date: 24-Feb-2019
Salary Range: $118,908 - $159,124
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 926109 VPS 6 District Manager, Mallee PD.docx (Word, 117KB)

Contact: Allyson Lardner
0417 3969 951 or Allyson.Lardner@delwp.vic.gov.au

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 District Manager is responsible for the management of State Forests and fire management, including planned burning and associated community engagement across all public land. The position provides leadership of the workforce along with development and implementation of operational plans within the Mallee District. This also includes day to day management of infrastructure, plant (machinery), vehicles, equipment and people. 

The successful candidate will have demonstrated leadership and communication skills, as well as sound experience in natural resource management with an emphasis on delivering land stewardship and fire management services. In addition, you will also possess sound knowledge and experience in emergency management policies and procedures

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 24 February 2019.

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