Project Manager - Rural Water Use Strategy Implementation


Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania


Statewide, Tasmania

Salary etc:

$116,758 - $122,939 p.a.



  • Salary: $116,758 to 122,939 per annum (Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 7)
  • Status: Permanent
  • Hours per fortnight: 73.50 (minimum 58.80 hours, by negotiation)

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To drive and implement the strategic initiatives identified in the Rural Water Use Strategy and Implementation Plan, including overall project management and leading direct and indirect project teams from within the division and across the department; and undertaking specific water resource management policy work as required.

Essential Requirement:

A person is to provide evidence that they are vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption.

A person is vaccinated against COVID-19 if the person has received all of the doses of a vaccine for COVID-19, necessary for the person to be issued with a vaccination certificate in respect of COVID-19 by the Australian Immunisation Register, or an equivalent document from a jurisdiction outside of Australia.

A person may be granted an exemption from providing evidence that they are vaccinated against the disease where the person demonstrates:

  1. Medical contraindication

A person is unable to be vaccinated against the disease due to a medical         contraindication if they:

  1. provide evidence in a form provided and accepted by the Head of Agency from a medical practitioner (as defined by the Australian Immunisation Register as a medical practitioner who can grant a medical exemption) which certifies that the person has a medical contraindication that prevents them from being vaccinated against the disease; OR
  2. have a medical exemption, that applies to the vaccinations for the disease, that has been recorded on the Australian Immunisation Register, operated by or on behalf of the Commonwealth Government.
  3. Exceptional circumstances

Demonstrated to the satisfaction of the Head of Agency.

Desirable Requirements

  • Tertiary qualifications in natural resource management, economics, law or another relevant field.
  • Several years’ experience in water resource management or another relevant field.
  • A current motor vehicle driver’s licence.

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