Data Analyst

As Victoria's environmental regulator, we set and enforce environmental standards to help ensure all Victorians can enjoy clean air, healthy waterways and pollutant-free land.

To achieve the best possible environmental outcomes for Victoria, we're increasingly shifting our focus from minimising the effects of environmental harm, to preventing it from happening in the first place.

To help us achieve this, we're now recruiting. By working at EPA you can enjoy a meaningful career with great work-life balance, while building a better future for our environment.

Job Details
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Department: Environment Protection Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Environment
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/EPA/STRATEGY/1678789
Closing Date: 02-Dec-2022
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: Until 16 June 2023
Attachments: PD_PN702038-42_Data Analyst_Strategy_VPS4_FT.pdf (PDF, 484KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Elleni Toumpas
Elleni.toumpas@epa.vic.gov.au

Position Details

Data Analyst: advanced waste analytics

  • $90,067 to $102,192 salary range
  • Hybrid working options.
  • January 2023 to 16 June 2023
  • 200 Victoria Street Carlton

 

About the organisation

As Victoria's environment regulator, we set and implement environmental standards to help ensure all Victorians can enjoy clean air, healthy waterways and pollutant-free land.

 

Benefits of working with the EPA:

  • Contribute to the protection of Victoria's environment and our people's health
  • A focus on work/life balance and development opportunities
  • A diverse and inclusive workplace with many career pathways
  • Hybrid and flexible work arrangement options

 

About the role

Join a team that is using their specialist skills in mathematics, statistics, and modelling to serve Victorians in protecting the environment and public health from pollution and harm. We are looking for someone with demonstrated expertise in statistical analysis, modelling, prediction and anomaly detection (specifically with one or more of the following specialties: trends and forecasting time-series modelling, network analysis, behavior modelling, fraud detection and supply-chain model forecasting) using R;

 

You will:

  • develop and produce forecasting, anomaly detection and fraud detection analysis for specific advanced waste analytics problems;
  • implement best practice complex data analytics procedures;
  • document and report methods and results of complex analyses.

 

You have:

  • demonstrated expertise in statistical analysis, modelling, prediction and anomaly detection (specifically with one or more of the following specialties: trends and forecasting time-series modelling, network analysis, behavior modelling, fraud detection and supply-chain model forecasting) using R;
  • demonstrated ability to work on collaborative and multidisciplinary projects within resourcing and timeline parameters;
  • demonstrated experience and ability to be an effective team member.

 

How to apply

Click the ”Apply” button to submit your resume and cover letter. Applications close 4 December.

EPA encourages applications from First Nations Australians and people from diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Please contact recruitment.mailbox@epa.vic.gov.au should you require this ad in an accessible format.

All queries in relation to this role should be directed to Elleni Toumpas, Acting Lead Data Analyst, Data Analytics and Intelligence: Elleni.toumpas@epa.vic.gov.au.

Please note:

  • Preferred candidates will be required to submit proof of compliance with EPA's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy (two doses of COVID-19 vaccine plus at least one booster dose).
  • You must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident (for ongoing roles) or hold a valid work permit or visa.
  • Preferred candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks including, but not limited to, police checks, reference checks and role related security clearances.


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