River Health Project Officer (LSO)


Department of Regional NSW


Location negotiable within the Local Land Services Murray Region, NSW

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Salary starting from $85,488 p.a. + super



Murray Local Land Services are seeking an enthusiastic high-achiever to be our River Health Project Officer, supporting a Project Manager to implement our flagship river health project across the Murray and Riverina Regions.

About the Role:
The “Refreshing River Management” project is an exciting 10-year initiative funded by the NSW Environmental Trust.  The project concept has been developed by a consortium of 15 partner organisations to demonstrate a new model for driving improvement in river health outcomes.  

The successful candidate will work under direction from the Project Manager and in collaboration with project staff based in partner organisations and across different LLS offices. This will be a busy role that will see you engaging closely with a range of industry, community, Aboriginal, research, and grower groups. Having a focus on project implementation and contract management, you will be undertaking a variety of responsibilities including:

  • Coordinating the project steering committee
  • Managing the consortium collaboration portal
  • Ensuring regular communication with and support to community group-based project officers
  • Coordinating project monitoring and reporting
  • Documenting project delivery frameworks, processes, and tools
  • Assisting consortium partners with activities such as social marketing, river management plan development, and eco-certification frameworks
  • Developing social media, media releases, and other promotional material

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