Senior Project Manager, Sustainable Design Advisor (VPSG5)

Job posted: 03/09/2021
Applications close: 19/09/2021 (Midnight)
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Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Part time / Until 15/04/2022

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/376412

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/376412

Occupation: Projects

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


Senior Project Manager, Sustainable Design Advisor

An opportunity to join a dynamic small team leading work that will advance environmental sustainability and human health outcomes in Victoria's social housing stock. This position will develop sustainability policy, work closely with sector partners, and provide expert advice to Home Victoria's new build delivery teams.

The Director of Housing is continually delivering new housing and upgrading existing housing. Over the next four years, Homes Victoria is delivering the Big Housing Build, which involves $5.3 billion worth of investment in new social housing, and over $600 million in maintenance and upgrade via the Building Works and Energy Efficiency in Social Housing Programs. There are ambitious goals for the sustainability of new and existing assets.

The role will sit within the Sustainable Design Team, which is responsible for policy, strategy, advisory and research related to environmental sustainability for Homes Victoria across the asset lifecycle.

Are you:

  • Experienced in providing timely sustainable buildings advisory services to development delivery and corporate strategy teams
  • Experienced in understanding government context, collaborating with stakeholders, writing policies, and supporting their implementation
  • Excited about identifying opportunities in procurement and processes that drive sustainable design outcomes for social housing tenants and improved organisational capability in Homes Victoria.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Senior Project Manager, Sustainable Design Advisor (VPSG5)

Job type:

Part time / Until 15/04/2022

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Jacob Wallace | jacob.Wallace@homes.vic.gov.au

Senior Project Manager, Sustainable Design Advisor (VPSG5)