Regional Recovery Manager (VPSG5)

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

5 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: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Natural Resource Management

Reference: VG/50941505

Reference: VG/50941505

Occupation: Natural Resource Management

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Western Region | Grampians

  • Would you like to play an exciting role in forest recovery following recent severe storms?
  • Are you an experienced people and project manager who likes to work in dynamic environments?
  • This role requires you to apply your experience and skills in complex project and stakeholder management.
  • Your contribution will enable the successful recovery of large forested and park areas across the Wombat Macedon area in Central Victoria. The successful applicant will provide overall leadership and direction in the development and implementation of the Wombat-Macedon Storm Event DELWP Recovery Plan.

The Regional Recovery Manager provides overall leadership and direction in the development and implementation of the Wombat-Macedon Storm Event DELWP Recovery Plan. The position liaises with Bushfire Recovery Victoria, Local Government Victoria, local councils, partner government agencies and the Public Land & Environment Recovery division in DELWP. The position supervises a dedicated team and liaises with specialist recovery staff within Forest and Fire Operations Unit and the Regional Directorate.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience in leading complex projects with multiple partners and stakeholders.
  • Relevant local knowledge and understanding of the communities in the Grampians and/or Loddon Mallee region is desirable.
  • An appropriate qualification in management or approved equivalent.
  • Current Victorian driver's licence (Mandatory).

This is a fixed term position available until 30 June 2022.  This position's location is negotiable in 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.

Regional Recovery Manager (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30 June 2022

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David Watson | 0429 333 672

Regional Recovery Manager (VPSG5)