Water Sensitive Urban Design Officer


City of Stonnington


Melbourne, Victoria

Salary etc:

$88k to $96k per annum + Monthly ADO + Superannuation.

  • Be part of the City of Stonnington’s transformation into a water sensitive city
  • Join a passionate and committed team working on innovative projects
  • Flexible Work Environment and many other employee benefits

An opportunity to make a difference in an organisation that is progressive and people focused

We are building a safe and inclusive culture where our people are empowered to deliver their best work. Embracing innovation and change, we continually deliver richer and higher quality services to a vibrant, diverse and iconic municipality. We are passionate and energetic, working as one team to build a healthy, prosperous and sustainable community. Progress is important to us, and we and make it a priority to invest in our people’s wellbeing, growth and development.

Be part of the City of Stonnington’s transformation into a water sensitive city. Use your experience in developing and implementing successful integrated water management and water sensitive urban design projects in this two-year, full-time position.

As our Water Sensitive Urban Design Officer, you will work across internal teams to build an understanding of WSUD and to develop and implement WSUD in a range of capital works projects. You will champion and drive stormwater harvesting and WSUD projects across the organisation and lead collaboration with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure a water sensitive city.

You will also support Council’s climate emergency response.

For this position, we are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic professional with:

  • an understanding of the principles of integrated water management and best practice water sensitive urban design in an urban environment
  • experience in integrated water management and water sensitive urban design strategic plans and capital projects
  • experience working with multidisciplinary teams to facilitate cross-organisational and multi-organisational projects
  • highly effective verbal and written communication skills
  • effective relationship building strategies for gaining buy-in and support from key stakeholders.

Work for Stonnington today. Work that matters. People who make a difference.

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