Advert ID: 20007987
Natural Environment Program Officer
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Barwon South West region (negotiable), Victoria
$87,640 - $99,438 p.a. + super. (VPSG4) Fixed-term.
This is a great opportunity to make a positive impact for communities on Victoria’s natural environment matters through advice on native vegetation regulations and environmental matters relevant.
The recent Victorian Government economic stimulus package has created a strong need for staff skilled in environmental advice to support the assessment of priority development proposals. As a Natural Environment Programs Officer, you will be part of a team that works closely with planners and local government staff.
You will utilise your native vegetation and biodiversity expertise, ensuring that impacts to natural values are minimised and that projects comply with all planning processes and legislative requirements.
This is a fixed term position available until 30 November 2022. This position is located at the Barwon South West region but can be negotiable.
To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections.
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For further information please refer to the attached position description.
Applications close at midnight on Thursday, 6 May 2021.
Other relevant information: Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.
Applicants must possess corresponding work rights to be eligible for appointment for the advertised employment period. To be appointed to an ongoing position you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or an Australian/New Zealand citizen.
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, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.
For further information including the position description, key selection criteria and to apply visit www.careers.vic.gov.au
Position Description - 50939855 VPS4 Natural Environment Program Officer PD updated.pdf