Regional Coordinator (Interpretation, Information and Education) (PVO5)

Job posted: 22/07/2021
Applications close: 08/08/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Ballarat

Job type: Full time / May 2022

Organisation: Parks Victoria

Salary: $90,620 - $97,326

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/30934

Reference: VG/30934

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $90,620 - $97,326

Work location: Western Region | Ballarat

At Parks Victoria, we love building healthy parks for healthy people! In this vital role, you will develop a region-wide work plan for high-quality interpretation and education programs.

  • We're connecting parks and people, be a part of the journey
  • Deliver high quality services that meet visitor, community and operator needs
  • Fixed term, full time role located in Ballarat (Negotiable)

About the branch:

The Operations Division is responsible for the service delivery of initiatives, programs and services. On-ground works and services will conserve environments, protect culture and heritage, manage visitor facilities and improve opportunities and support fire and emergency management. The Regional resources will support environmental, social and economic outcomes for rural, regional and urban communities. Service delivery is managed and delivered within the demands of the Divisional Action Plan and the requirements of the Division's statewide fire and emergency role and in partnership with community and government agencies. Staff working within the region are responsible for providing efficient and effective implementation of a broad range of often complex park management functions including natural, cultural and built asset management, visitor management and services, stakeholder management, park planning and emergency response. 

About the role and your responsibilities:

As the Regional Coordinator, you will be responsible for the coordination and delivery of information, interpretation and education (II &E) within the Western Region. You are responsible for ensuring all visitor information, interpretation and education programs and projects in the region are delivered to best-practice standards and in accordance with Parks Victoria policies, procedures and objectives. You will provide guidance and advice to regional staff and manage quality assurance for the development and delivery of printed and online park information for visitors and education and interpretation projects and programs. You will coordinate the development and delivery of regional visitor information projects and materials, including signage, park notes, other printed materials and online updates. In this role, you will be required to work across the region based on the specific delivery of their functional responsibilities. 

To be successful for this role you will need:

  • Tertiary Diploma qualification in Science, Business and/or equivalent experience in a similar field is desirable.
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of computer software including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Demonstrated extensive experience in engagement and stakeholder management is required.
  • A current Employee Working with Children Check is required.

Your application must include:

  • Your current Resume
  • A cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) as outlined in the position description.

Join our innovative organisation and enjoy what you do, apply today!

Application Closing date: Sunday 08 August 2021

Only people with Australian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or a non-citizen with a valid visa that provides work rights may apply for this position.

Parks Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to commencing employment.

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 Parks Victoria staff are expected to support this commitment.

At Parks Victoria, we recognise that diversity and inclusion are central to being a modern, high-performing sustainable organisation that can deliver our strategic vision to be a “world class parks service ensuring healthy parks for healthy people.” 

Regional Coordinator (Interpretation, Information and Education) (PVO5)

Job type:

Full time / May 2022

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David Petty | (03) 8427 2104

Regional Coordinator (Interpretation, Information and Education) (PVO5)