Senior Team Leader, Compliance and Regulation


Department of Planning, Industry & Environment


Illawarra / Shoalhaven regions, NSW

Salary etc:

$133,665 - $146,698 p.a. + super. Permanent, Full-time.



  • Permanent full-time opportunity, regional location encouraged
  • Salary relative to experience, and ranges from $133,665 to $146,698 + super

Exciting opportunity to join the South East Compliance and Regulation team to provide robust and decisive leadership to a team of dedicated and committed Compliance and Regulation Officers.

About You

  • Coach, manage and mentor a team of regionally based compliance staff to plan, deliver, monitor and report operational investigation, enforcement, audit and strategic response programs in the region
  • Participate in processes to identify and define statewide compliance priorities for statewide audit and strategic response programs
  • Participate in processes to review and improve DPIE compliance policies and procedures including and work health and safety policies and procedures for compliance
  • Prepare accurate and timely written reports, submissions, briefing notes and ministerial correspondence on a range of regional compliance issues
  • Lead interaction and negotiation with stakeholders in relation to regional compliance matters, to ensure stakeholders are aware of DPIE role, what the legislation requires, to assist the community to comply, and to enforce the legislation where necessary
  • Represent DPIE on a range of forums to influence and provide advice on operational activities

Essential Requirements

  • Current Class C Driver’s Licence
  • Criminal History Check is a requirement of this role as it carries a high degree of decision making, and requires a significant level of integrity when conducting regulatory and compliance activities
  • Hold ISO 19011 auditor certification or similar, or have capacity to obtain such certification within 3 months of commencement in this role
  • Superior knowledge of the operational and strategic requirements to implement complex compliance and governance programs, audits and investigations
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant environmental and conservation legislation, policies and reforms

How to apply:

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Closing date:

05-Dec-2021, 11:55pm