District Manager (Northern Rivers) (PVO8 SO1)

Job posted: 23/11/2022
Applications close: 11/12/2022 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $123,194 - $144,576

Occupation: Land Management

Reference: VG/23880000

Reference: VG/23880000

Occupation: Land Management

Salary Range: $123,194 - $144,576

Work location: North East Region

Parks Victoria are looking for the next superstar leader to help conserve environments, protect culture and heritage, manage visitor facilities and improve opportunities and support fire and emergency management.

  • Ongoing role with competitive salary, super and a range of employee benefits
  • Make a difference working in the environment and natural resource management
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative team

About the role

The position of District Manager provides operational leadership to the District Management Team and all staff in the District. They have accountability for the development and delivery of the District Action Plan, ensuring consistency with the Regional Action Plan. The role has management over the Districts' Parks and the relationships and requirements of the Traditional Owners within the specific District. The District Manager is also responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with the broader community and other organisations operating within the District, including politicians, friends' groups, volunteers, businesses and officers within relevant Government Departments. The District Manager provides strategic leadership in the District and contributes to, and provides advice to, the Regional Management Team as well as providing leadership in the implementation of change management and business improvement strategies. The District Manager has complete oversight for the District for emergency management and fire management requirements. The District Manager will also manage the finance, governance and risk management requirements and controls for their District.

Your application will need to include:

  • A current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Application Closing date: Sunday 11 December 2022

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, and you would like to help build on our management activities, then we would like to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about the role, call Chris Corbell on 0499 003 505 or apply online!

Why Work For Us?

  • Structured salary progression, including annual performance-based salary increases
  • Incremental salary increases twice a year, as per the Parks Victoria Enterprise Agreement 2021
  • Generous employee discounts at MacPac through our corporate partnership
  • Work life balance through hybrid working arrangements, in accordance with government guidelines
  • Supportive culture to undertake personal development and secondment employment opportunities
  • Commitment to wellbeing through our dedicated Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Organisational Commitments

Parks Victoria is committed to child safety and has zero tolerance for child abuse and all forms of harm to children, in accordance with the Victorian Child Safe Standards. All prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check and Working with Children Check prior to commencing employment.

Parks Victoria recognises diversity and inclusion is everyone's business. We value a culture where everyone can be themselves at work, regardless of background, orientation, age or gender, that brings out our best, values everyone's contribution and works within a flexible working environment, ultimately reflecting the community we serve.

Parks Victoria's policies require the successful applicant to be up-to-date based on Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) vaccination advice. The successful applicant for this role will be required to provide evidence of vaccination or exemption status as part of the recruitment process.

Only people with Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency may apply for this position.

District Manager (Northern Rivers) (PVO8 SO1)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing

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Chris Corbell | 0499 003 505

District Manager (Northern Rivers) (PVO8 SO1)