Team Leader


Department of Environment and Science



Salary etc:

$102,650 - $110,407 p.a. (PO4). Permanent, Full-time, Flexible.



We have an opportunity for a Team Leader (Assessment), within the Environmental Services and Regulation (ESR) division of the Department of Environment and Science. This role will work closely with the Manager to lead a dedicated and professional team to make environmental decisions about the Queensland coal industry. You'll need to work collaboratively with industry, across government and with communities to protect the environment and make a real difference. Your team will promote sustainable development through high quality environmental impact assessments, focused on improving environmental performance and reducing environmental risk in the coal industry.

In this role, you'll find:

  • A purpose and a challenge that matter.
  • Passionate, positive, down to earth people.
  • Diverse, interesting work and experiences.
  • Opportunities to learn, discover and grow.
  • A collaborative, innovative environment.

You'll have the following work skills and experience (which define what you can contribute professionally):

  1. Understanding of (or the ability to rapidly acquire), contemporary environmental and regulatory legislation, trends, drivers, and approaches, particularly for the coal industry.
  2. Experience leading and working as part of a team to achieve operational deliverables in a regulatory service delivery environment.
  3. Proven ability to communicate with influence, to:
    • Motivate, develop, and engage staff.
    • Lead negotiations to resolve complex matters and
    • Manage stakeholders.
  4. Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving capability in rapidly changing contexts.

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