Advert ID: 20010530
Natural Environment Project Officer
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Location flexible within Gippsland region, Victoria
$71,853 - $87,245 p.a. + super.
Position No: 50935507
This position offers a fantastic opportunity to make a positive difference in the recovery of East Gippsland's biodiversity AND work with a committed and supportive team of highly skilled biodiversity professionals to co-deliver Gippsland’s Bushfire Biodiversity Recovery and Response Program.
The Natural Environment Project Officer is responsible for supporting the planning and delivery of threatened fauna species recovery projects.
Key position tasks include scientific monitoring, surveying, planning, delivery (including fieldwork) and reporting to support delivery of Eastern Bristlebird and Critical Weight Range Mammals (CWRM) threatened species projects.
This position is part of the Gippsland Biodiversity Recovery and Response Program (BBRR) team within Natural Environment Programs. The BBRR team is a small group of environmental professionals who take collective ownership for supporting a positive team culture and achieving BBRR program goals through high quality service delivery.
This is a fixed term position available until 30 June 2022. The location for this position is flexible within the Gippsland Region.
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.
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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.
Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 5 December 2021.