RiverConnect Project Officer


Greater Shepparton City Council


Shepparton, Victoria

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$72,057 p.a. Temporary, Full-time. (until 28 June 2024)

An exciting opportunity has opened at Greater Shepparton City Council within the Sustainability and Environment team for the role of RiverConnect Project Officer.

This rewarding role will suit a highly motivated, organised, and passionate person, with excellent communication skills. The role is responsible for realising the RiverConnect Strategic Plan’s vision of ‘connecting people’ to ‘nurture the community’s respect for and love of our local rivers and wetlands’. This is achieved through administration and implementation of the Strategic Plan, cultivating the RiverConnect partnership, and identifying funding opportunities for the continued success of the project.

Candidates with relevant tertiary qualifications and/or experience in project management, natural environment management, working with traditional owners and with a diverse range of stakeholders or partners should apply for the role.

Shepparton is the 4th largest Regional Urban Centre in Victoria, and the municipality is the 5th largest Regional Municipality in Victoria. Greater Shepparton is a great place to work and live, with a vibrant and diverse community and culture, a great recreational and sporting lifestyle, vast opportunities for families and education, with first class infrastructure and all essential services, the natural features of the Goulburn River and Redgum Forests, whilst being located in a central position within the state. Support for new staff to settle into the municipality is provided.

In line with the public health order issued by the Chief Health Officer under section 200 of Public Health and Wellbeing Act 2008 (Vic), this position has been identified as requiring a CoVid-19 Vaccination.

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