Recovery Planning Coordinator (VPSG4)

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 03/08/2021 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Grampians

Job type: Full time / Until 30 June 2022

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Planning

Reference: VG/50941521

Reference: VG/50941521

Occupation: Planning

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Western Region | Grampians

  • Would you like to play an exciting role in forest recovery following recent severe storms?
  • Are you an experienced NRM planner who likes to work in dynamic environments?
  • Your contribution will enable the successful recovery of large forest and park areas across the Wombat Macedon area in Central Victoria

The Recovery Planning Coordinator supports the District Managers in prioritising recovery activities and programs within the district. The position is responsible for engaging across districts and with partner agencies to identify issues and develop works plans to manage risk. The position will ensure an integrated and risk-based approach to emergency stabilisation and early recovery across impacted public land. The position will also ensure processes are in place to manage and protect biodiversity and cultural heritage values.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience in natural resource management, with good knowledge of road maintenance and repair, and forest management
  • Current manual Victorian driver's licence (Mandatory)
  • An appropriate qualification in science, natural resource management or approved equivalent (Desirable)
  • Demonstrated experience in the delivery of projects on public land.
  • Demonstrated experience in working on complex projects with multiple partners / stakeholders.
  • Successfully pass a DELWP fire-fighter medical and task-based assessment to the standard appropriate to the relevant fire role. (Mandatory)
  • Relevant local knowledge and understanding of the communities in the region is desirable.

This is a fixed term position until 30 June 2022. The location for this position is negotiable within the Grampians Region.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections. 

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Tuesday, 3 August 2021.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.

Applicants must possess corresponding work rights to be eligible for appointment for the advertised employment period. To be appointed to an ongoing position you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or an Australian/New Zealand citizen.

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.

Recovery Planning Coordinator (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30 June 2022

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David Watson | 0429 333 672

Recovery Planning Coordinator (VPSG4)