Project Officer, Estuaries and Environmental Water


Corangamite Catchment Management Authority


Colac, Victoria

Salary etc:

$76,045 - $86,742 p.a. + super.

“A healthy Corangamite catchment valued by engaged communities”

  • Contribute to a culture of innovation and excellence
  • Positively impact on building a high performing organisation
  • Leadership opportunity to support continuous improvement

The Corangamite Catchment Management Authority (CMA) is a Victorian Government statutory authority whose role it is to work with and support local communities to improve sustainable land, biodiversity and water resources management, in an area stretching from its head office in Colac to Geelong, Ballarat and Peterborough.

  • Full Time: 38 hours per week
  • Fixed Term: until 06.08.2021 as a Parental Leave Arrangement
  • Salary Range: $76,045 - $86,742 per annum (based on experience) plus superannuation

At Corangamite CMA employees enjoy a range of employee benefits including:

  • Professional development and training opportunities
  • Generous employment conditions including flexitime and purchased leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Social Club
  • Reward and recognition initiatives

This rewarding opportunity is being offered to play a vital role in the Estuaries & Environmental Water program which delivers statutory and other functions relating to environmental watering, estuary openings and waterway health within the Corangamite CMA.

This role will be responsible for specific estuary programs and services, and supporting existing partnerships between agencies and groups.

About You

You will possess excellent interpersonal and engagement capabilities, with the ability to contribute to building a positive, high performing organisation. You will have a flexible and adaptable approach, possess the ability to build strong professional relationships and partnerships, and to work as part of a team. You will help to lead a high quality organisational culture and model the values of the Corangamite CMA and the Victorian Public Service.

This role requires experience working in natural resources or environmental management, or agriculture with an emphasis on waterways management, and a relevant tertiary qualification.

At Corangamite CMA, 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, people of all ages and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

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