Environmental Projects Officer


Port Stephens Council


Raymond Terrace, NSW

Salary etc:

$80,591 - $94,402 p.a.



  • Temporary full-time position up to February 2023
  • Location Raymond Terrace, however offering a hybrid work model designed to support flexibility
  • Work with genuinely #awesome people in a unique industry
  • Strong emphasis on positive culture and personal development
  • Open to secondments!

The Perfect Opportunity

Port Stephens is an integral part of the Hunter region — Australia’s largest regional economy — and boasts some of the country’s most pristine coastline. 2.5 hours from Sydney, and within an hour from either Newcastle, Hunter Valley vineyards, or the M1 Motorway, Port Stephens offers the balanced lifestyle you’ve been searching for.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity to temporarily become Council’s Environmental Projects Officer and provide effective plans for, and implement environmental strategies, plans and policies in accordance with relevant legislation in alignment with Council's Vision, Values and Operational Plan.

Please Note: For the purpose of recruitment, the title of Environmental Projects Officer has been used to reflect the equivalent industry title. Internally the official title of this position is Environmental Officer.

Your Team

The Environmental Strategy team are an extremely collaborative group of high achievers who thrive in an agile environment where change and innovation is the norm. They love to explore, experiment and have lots of fun along the way by challenging the status quo.

Enough about us, we want to hear about you! So tell us about…

  • Why you want this temporary role and how it aligns to your career goals.
  • Your qualifications and broad range of experience in a similar role.

Please note: Only the criteria above needs to be addressed in the application, however you’ll be assessed against the full list of Essential Criteria located within the Position Description (see below).

We want you to love PSC as much as we do, so here’s what’s included:

  • TRP Range: $80,591 - $94,402 pa based on a 35 hour week (includes 10% superannuation + retention allowance)
  • Flexible working provisions
  • Gym discounts and fitness incentives
  • Mentoring in the Workplace

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