Project Officer (VPSG3.2)

Job posted: 21/05/2020
Applications close: 04/06/2020 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30/9/2020

Organisation: Environment Protection Authority

Salary: $77,737 - $83,640

Occupation: Projects



Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $77,737 - $83,640

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

For nearly 50 years, EPA Victoria (EPA) has helped make our state a healthier, more liveable place.

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.

An exciting opportunity for multiple Project Officer roles within Development Assessments Unit, EPA Victoria

  • 4-month Fixed-term roles, 3 positions available through until the end of September 2020.
  • Full-time positions, but part-time applicants may be accommodated.
  • An immediate start is possible.
  • Great time to get involved in permissions ahead of a new EP Act and regulatory regime!

 A Project Officer within DAU at EPA will:

  • Manage multiple permission applications across a range of industry sectors
  • Coordinate input on applications from across EPA and from external sources (applicant, community, referral agencies)
  • Make timely decisions under the EP Act and regulations, and plan appropriate communications for each decision 

About You:

To be successful in this role you will possess /demonstrate:

  • Project/Application management capability
  • Internal and External communications capability
  • Environmental and human health risk assessment, and regulatory decision making
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at once, and prioritize effectively
  • Ability to learn new processes quickly, and assist the team in operating under the new EP Act and regulations

 How to Apply:

Applicants are invited to apply online

Applicants should submit:

  • Cover letter addressing your experience, motivations, and suitability to the role
  • Resume including contact details of two referees

Please contact Bellville Leshoele, Team Leader DAU at bellville.leshoele@epa.vic.gov.au for further information about this vacancy.

EPA Victoria is committed to supporting employees through flexible work arrangements and encouraging work/life balance. We are dedicated to maintaining a safe and inclusive work environment where all employees are respected, valued, and supported. We proactively seek to employ a diverse workforce to leverage the varied ideas of all employees, that drive innovation and success in everything we do.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

EPA Victoria welcomes applications from serving or past members of the Australian Defence Force.

Note: Applications received via e-mail will not be considered. Potential applicants may need to undergo a National Criminal Record Check prior to confirmation of employment.

For further information on Environment Protection Authority Victoria, please visit www.epa.vic.gov.au

Project Officer (VPSG3.2)

Job type:

Full time / 30/9/2020

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Bellville Leshoele, Team Leader DAU | bellville.leshoele@epa.vic.gov.au

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