Senior Team Leader, Ecosystems and Threatened Species


Department of Planning, Industry & Environment


Illawarra / Shoalhaven regions, NSW

Salary etc:

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



  • Temporary full-time opportunity till September 2023 , regional location encouraged
  • Salary relative to experience, and ranges from $133,665 to $146,698 + super

Exciting opportunity to join the Ecosystems & Threatened Species - Illawarra Shoalhaven team to provide innovative and progressive leadership to a dynamic team of professional biodiversity conservation and threatened species officers.

About You

  • Lead a team in delivering regional biodiversity conservation programs
  • Contribute directly to the development of contemporary strategies for the recovery of threatened species
  • Work closely with key stakeholders such as councils, Local Land Services, non-government organisations, landowners and the wider community to promote, educate, influence, negotiate and gain support for priority conservation programs
  • Conduct and contribute to regional assessments to evaluate conservation strategies and programs
  • Prepare high level written reports, submissions, briefing notes and ministerial correspondence.

Essential Requirements

  • Superior knowledge of the operational and strategic requirements for the successful delivery of a range of biodiversity conservation programs
  • High level experience in developing, implementing and monitoring strategic and operational plans for the delivery of complex programs, with a demonstrated track record of providing direction and achieving results through multidisciplinary teams
  • A tertiary qualification in environmental science or equivalent field
  • A manual Class C Drivers Licence.

How to apply:

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Closing date:

05-Dec-2021, 11:55pm