Assistant Water Planner


Department of Planning, Industry and Environment


Anywhere within NSW - Flexible on location

Salary etc:

$77,162 - $88,449 p.a. + super.



  • Contribute to the provision of services and reforms for best practice water resource management in NSW
  • Multiple Temporary full-time opportunities until 30 October 2021, with potential for longer term
  • Clerk Grade 4/5 with salary relative to experience, and ranges from $77,162 to $88,449 + super
  • Work anywhere in NSW – flexible arrangements offered 

The Water Group, as part of the Department of Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is seeking an Assistant Water Planner to and assist with the identification of water policy planning issues and provide support to staff to develop, negotiate and resolve water management arrangements for NSW. 

About You

Providing day to day support to the planning teams throughout various locations in NSW, you will maintain workflows during high volume periods balancing the day to day priorities to ensure program delivery is achieved. 

Your ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders, understand complex information and excellent attention will enable you to provide effective input to water management in NSW.

Previous experience 

  • In water management or natural resource management legislation, regulations, policies and systems. 

About Us

The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment’s (DPIE) vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department. 

In our inclusive and accessible workplace, differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging. DPIE supports various employee affinity groups, practice flexible working, offer job share and workplace adjustments. We are committed to the Premier’s Priorities and welcome applications from all.

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