Environmental Advisor (PVO6)

Job posted: 06/01/2021
Applications close: 24/01/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / June 2021

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $98,977 - $106,303

Occupation: Environment

Reference: VG/10406

Reference: VG/10406

Occupation: Environment

Salary Range: $98,977 - $106,303

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Diversify your environmental compliance experience in a dedicated and supportive team, while playing a key role in a world class parks service!

  • Implement and drive environmental control across a wide range of initiatives!
  • Play a key role in ensuring our natural resources are preserved for future generations
  • Fixed term, full time role until June 2021 located in Melbourne CBD 

About the branch:

The Health Safety and Environment Directorate is part of the People, Safety and Risk Division. The Division provides the strategies, business processes, systems and advice to efficiently and effectively deliver core people and business services to enable Parks Victoria to have a high performing work force and effectively manage risk and drive compliance.

The focus of the Health, Safety and Environment Directorate is to develop, implement and support robust health, safety and environment systems and processes across the organisation.  The directorate provides consistent and timely advice, information and support to managers and employees to enable Parks Victoria to meet its health, safety and environment needs and aspirations.

About the role and your responsibilities:

As the Environmental Advisor, you will support the environment protection (including public health) functions to ensure that Parks Victoria has in place high performing practices to meet its statutory obligations, protect the environment from pollution and waste, and ensure public health.  This involves supporting the development and the implementation of Parks Victoria Health, Safety and Environment Management System and developing and implementing environmental programs and initiatives.

You will provide advice to managers and staff across the organisation, manage and investigate environmental and public health incidents and liaise with/respond to regulators. As Environmental Advisor, you will also have a lead in implementing Parks Victoria's on-site wastewater management programme involving risk management, statewide overview of management and managing internal approvals for new systems.

To be successful for this role you will need:

  • Tertiary qualification in environmental science or related field is desirable.
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering environment protection projects and/or programmes preferably related to wastewater management.
  • Demonstrated experience in provision of technical advice and support pertaining to practical application of environmental legislation, regulations and Australian Standards.
  • A current employee Working with Children Check

Your application must include:

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

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 24 January 2021

Only people with Australian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or a non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights may apply for this position.

Parks Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to commencing employment.

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 Parks Victoria staff are expected to support this commitment.

At Parks Victoria, we recognise that diversity and inclusion are central to being a modern, high-performing sustainable organisation that can deliver our strategic vision to be a “world class parks service ensuring healthy parks for healthy people.”

Environmental Advisor (PVO6)

Job type:

Full time / June 2021

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John Williamson | (03) 8427 3375

Environmental Advisor (PVO6)