Environmental Projects Audit Officer


Port Macquarie-Hastings Council


Port Macquarie, NSW

Salary etc:

$66,455 - $70,459 per annum



About the Opportunity

At PMHC every employee plays a part in ensuring we work together to achieve positive outcomes for our Community.  To help us achieve this we require an audit officer with technical knowledge and expertise in identifying native flora. This person is a team player, a strong communicator, an analytical thinker and an achiever. PMHC is a values driven organization and we are looking for a candidate exemplifies these values.

On a typical day our Environmental Projects Audit Officer will:

  • Undertake site inspections for compliance with REF mitigation measures, conditions of DA’s, biosecurity undertakings, vegetation management plans, koala plans of management and bushfire hazard management works.
  • Write technical reports which outline findings of audits.
  • Work closely with internal and external stakeholders to report on audit findings and follow up on outstanding actions.

To find out more about this role and what skills, qualifications and experience you will require to succeed, please refer to the Position Description and Selection Criteria below.

Within this role you will have access to:

  • Flexible work hours;
  • Discounted gym membership;
  • Training and development, including secondment opportunities and education assistance for studies related to your role;


This is a full time, permanent role, with remuneration in the range of $66,455 - $70,459 per annum (depending on skills and experience), plus 9.5% superannuation.  The role is 35 hour a week, with access to Council’s Flexible Working Hours policy. A tool of trade vehicle is available to the successful candidate.

About Council's Natural Resources Team

The Natural Resources Team provides technical services to the community in regards to management of the natural environment extending from hinterland to the coastline in the Port Macquarie Hastings Local Government Area. We do so through the provision of invasive weed management, ecological restoration, bushfire risk mitigation and hazard management works, ecological advice on internal and external development applications and coast, estuary and flood management. Works include on-ground improvements and also policy and planning projects. The team works with both internal and external stakeholders to achieve the goals as set by the community.

About The Port Macquarie Hastings Region

Upon commencement you shall call ‘home’ one of the East Coasts most enviable locations.  With access to stunning hinterland, miles of pristine beaches, national parks, playgrounds sporting facilities, restaurants, galleries, theatres and a genuine community feel, the mid-north coast is the perfect location if you enjoy hiking, surfing, camping, fishing, off road exploration, Saturday sports, arts, theatre, food and wine.

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