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Natural Environment Programs Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 25/10/2022
Applications close: 05/12/2022 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: South West Region

Job type: Full time / until 30 June 2023

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: Environment

Reference: VG/50926300X

Reference: VG/50926300X

Occupation: Environment

Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192

Work location: South West Region

The Natural Environment Programs Officer provides high quality environmental advice to support the delivery of DELWP business and operational priorities.

The Natural Environment Programs Officer provides high quality environmental advice to support the delivery of DELWP business and operational priorities. The purpose of this role is to support the delivery of place based environmental projects, biodiversity programs, provide input into the development of policy and strategy, and support monitoring and review processes to support an agile, high-performing culture.  Assess statutory planning applications and provide advice on biodiversity issues consistent with Victorian and Commonwealth biodiversity and native vegetation policy and legislation.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification related to natural resource management and or relevant experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in natural resource assessment processes, preferably focused on biodiversity and native vegetation management and related legislation

This is a fixed term position available until 30 June 2023.

To be considered for this position, applicants are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter (no longer than 2 pages) summarising their skills and relevant experience.

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Monday, 5 December 2022.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.  Recruitment is subject to the prospective employee confirming their vaccination status as up to date or providing evidence that they are medically exempt.

To be eligible for appointment to this role, applicants will possess corresponding work rights for the advertised employment period. Appointment to an ongoing position is only available to an Australian/New Zealand citizen or an Australian Permanent Resident.  

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.

 

Natural Environment Programs Officer (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / until 30 June 2023

Job classification:

VPSG4

Contact:

Donna Burns - Natural Environment Program Manager | 0419 108 659

Natural Environment Programs Officer (VPSG4)