Senior Investigator (x2) (VPSG5)

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 27/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Essential Services Commission

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/ESC/1566056

Reference: VG/ESC/1566056

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

We're changing the way essential services are provided to Victorians and the way energy companies are regulated. We work to promote the long-term interests of all Victorian consumers in terms of price, quality and reliability of essential services.

If you're looking for a role in a dynamic and community-focused regulator that is making a genuine impact on the lives of all Victorians, our Senior Investigator position could be right fit for you. Based in our Energy division you will have the opportunity to investigate serious contraventions in the Victoria energy industry, be part of legal proceedings and improve the provision of essential services for all Victorians. You will lead your own investigations and support the commission's strategic focus on investigation and enforcement.

The Senior Investigator is responsible for leading investigations and makes recommendations to enable the commission to decide enforcement matters and developing productive relationships with other regulators and community organisations.

Additional information on the role is contained in the attached position description.

Applications must be made by midnight, 27 September 2021. For further information regarding the role please contact Manager Linda Grant at linda.grant@esc.vic.gov.au.

About us

  • As Victoria's independent economic regulator of essential services, we regulate a range of industries and work to promote the interests of all Victorian consumers. Our work includes promoting thought leadership and delivery of great service in the electricity and gas, water, local government and transport sectors
  • make regulatory decisions relating to our sectors (such as price determinations, licensing, customer protection and access disputes)
  • reviewing and providing advice to Ministers on a range of economic and regulatory matters
  • administering the Victorian Energy Upgrades program which helps Victorians reduce their energy bills and greenhouse gas emissions by providing access to discounted energy-efficient products and services
  • working to support Victorians affected by family violence with our better practice guide for energy and water businesses.

If you are interested in being a part of an organisation that is looking out for all Victorians, while supporting your growth and development, and offering flexible working options, this opportunity could be right for you.

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.

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.

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

Senior Investigator (x2) (VPSG5)

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Linda Grant | (03) 9032 1399 or 0400 181 001

Senior Investigator (x2) (VPSG5)