Port and Maritime Governance Officer (PVO6)

Job posted: 17/03/2023
Applications close: 02/04/2023 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Other

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $102,996 - $110,619

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/10566000000000

Reference: VG/10566000000000

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: $102,996 - $110,619

Work location: Melbourne

Parks Victoria are seeking a dedicated and motivated policy and governance officer to provide specialist local port governance advice and oversight of risk management assessment and guidance across the Southern and Maritime Region.

About the role

As the Port and Maritime Governance Officer, you will be responsible for overseeing the risk assessment process and maintaining the Safety and Environment Management Plan to meet legislative requirements. You are an effective communicator with the ability to research, analyse and provide advice to a multi-disciplinary team.

You will have knowledge of legislation and policy, a highly developed capability to apply this understanding to changing recreational and commercial uses on the local port and waterways.

We're looking for someone with:

  • Experience in the successful delivery of risk management programs
  • Working knowledge of land and/or waterway management legislation and application.
  • A tertiary qualification in business, or similar is required
  • Strong written and verbal, presentation and communication skills, including leading stakeholder and community engagement
  • Demonstrated experience in leading and managing team performance

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 2 April 2023

Sound like you?

If this sounds like you, and you would like to help us with our regional delivery activities, then we would like to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about the role, call Peter Kemp, Manager Regional Planning on (03) 8427 3087 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
  • 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)
  • Inclusive employment support for Aboriginal and ATSI staff, including cultural leave entitlement

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.

Please note that only current Parks Victoria employees who are engaged through the Parks Victoria Enterprise Agreement 2021 are eligible to apply for internal only and EOI opportunities.

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, Permanent Residency may apply for this position.