Local recruitment: Senior Project Officer Water Efficiency Programs

Government of New South Wales

New South Wales, Australia 🇦🇺

  • Exciting role available for an expert in procurement and project/program delivery
  • Clerk Grade 9/10, salary beginning from $111,077 plus superannuation
  • Ongoing role, location negotiable across NSW

The Water Group at the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is currently seeking to appoint a Senior Project Officer Water Efficiency Programs. In this role, you will facilitate the delivery of water efficiency programs throughout NSW.

Cabinet has approved more than $15 million for water efficiency programs in Regional NSW. The programs will be delivered by the Water Utilities team in the Operations division in collaboration with the Metropolitan Water Strategies team, local water utilities in regional NSW and partners. One of the concurrently run programs will look to prioritise, pilot and implement broad mix water efficiency measures in regional NSW’s local water utilities, whilst the other will take a particular focus on water network leakage.

About You

Developing and maintaining stakeholder relationships is essential to this role to ensure smooth delivery of programs from inception to completion. The ideal candidate will have strong relationship management and communication skills, the ability to work collaboratively with others, and be results focussed. If you have demonstrated experience with procurement, project or program delivery skills, this role is for you.

For more information read the full Role Description: Senior Project Officer Water Efficiency Programs

About Us

The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment’s (DPIE) vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.

In our inclusive and accessible workplace, differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging. DPIE supports various employee affinity groups, practice flexible working, offer job share and workplace adjustments. We are committed to the Premier’s Priorities and welcome applications from all.

The Water Group leads the NSW Government in providing confidence to communities and stakeholders with the transparent stewardship of water resources, provision of services and reforms that support sustainable and healthy environments, economies and societies across NSW

To Apply

If excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role.

Applications close Tuesday 21 September 2021 at 11.55pm

Should you require further information about the role please contact Michael Blackmore at 0427091016  or via email [email protected]

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.

Looking for more information or assistance in applying?

Our Diversity team can assist to:

  • provide alternative formats to apply
  • make adjustments to the recruitment process
  • offer information about workplace adjustments and support networks

We encourage people with disability to apply. If you have disability and require more information on adjustments and assistance to apply, contact the Diversity team on [email protected]  (please include reference number).

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander check out Our Mob on Country https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/premiers-priorities/our-mob-on-country to see the work we do and get assistance in applying.

1 days remaining

Apply by 21 September, 2021