Project Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 24/06/2022
Applications close: 06/07/2022 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 2 years

Organisation: Essential Services Commission

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/ESC/1631783B

Reference: VG/ESC/1631783B

Occupation: Projects

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Job Summary

Do you want to be part of the largest energy efficiency certificate program in Australia at a time of significant transformation and growth?

If you're looking for a role where you get to utilise your project management and problem solving skills, our Project Officer position in the Victorian Energy Upgrades team could be the right fit for you.

In this role you will:

  • Contribute to the successful delivery of the Victorian Government's energy efficiency program
  • Support the management and delivery of change projects
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to deliver an effective and efficient program


Position details

The Project Officer is responsible for supporting the management and implementation of key legislative change projects to support the administration of the VEU program. The Project Officer will need to engage and work with various stakeholders in delivering these change projects. The Project Officer also play a key role in ensuring the quality of engagement outcomes and communication materials to stakeholders of the program. 

Please refer to the attached position description for the principal functions and key selection criteria.

Applications must be made through the Careers Victoria website by midnight,06 July 2022.

For further information regarding the role please contact Maureen Goey, Manager – Planning & Development on (03) 9032 1300.


About us

The Essential Services Commission is Victoria's independent economic regulator of essential services supplied by a range of industries. The commission's functions include:

  • making regulatory decisions with respect to prescribed industries (including price determinations, licensing, customer protection and access disputes).
  • undertaking reviews and providing advice to Ministers on a range of economic and regulatory matters.
  • administering the Victorian Energy Upgrades program.

Be part of a highly respected and professional organisation that allows you to apply your knowledge while offering flexible working arrangements that support different ways of working, while helping employees balance work and life. You'll be working in a dynamic and collaborative environment with opportunities to undertake stimulating work, with opportunities for professional growth.


How to apply

Please include the following in your application:

  • a professional cover letter outlining your skills, knowledge and experience relating to this opportunity
  • a current resume
  • a separate document addressing each of the key selection criteria. Alternatively, you may address the key selection criteria in your cover letter. 

Please note this role will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory pre-employment screening including criminal records, qualification checks and a statutory declaration outlining any previous misconduct investigations.


You can apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.


Other relevant information

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to fairness, diversity and respect. As such, we will respond to requests for reasonable adjustments from applicants with disabilities.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Project Officer (VPSG4)

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Full time / 2 years

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Maureen Goey | maureen.goey@esc.vic.gov.au

Project Officer (VPSG4)