Local recruitment: Senior Water Officer

Queensland Government

Toowoomba QLD, Australia 🇦🇺

Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (Organisation site)
Basin Implementation; South Region; Water; Toowoomba.

As a member of the Great Artesian Basin Project Management Office, you will be part of a small, dynamic, and results oriented team. This team delivers substantial funds for on ground works to support sustainable and efficient use of water resources. In collaboration with the team you will help ensure grant program objectives are met by applying a high standard of contract administration and project management discipline. Your strong personal leadership and sharing of responsibility in a versatile and output focused team is expected.

Job details

Position statusFixed Term Temporary
Position typeFlexible full-time
Occupational groupPrimary Industry & Environment
ClassificationAO5
Workplace LocationToowoomba region
Job ad referenceQLD/387261/21
Closing date27-Sep-2021
Yearly salary$88194 – $93193
Fortnightly salary$3380.50 – $3572.10
Job durationuntil 30 June 2023
Contact personCaroline Biggs
Contact detailsPH : 0408 772 829
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As a member of the Great Artesian Basin Project Management Office, you will be part of a small, dynamic, and results oriented team. This team delivers substantial funds for on ground works to support sustainable and efficient use of water resources. In collaboration with the team you will help ensure grant program objectives are met by applying a high standard of contract administration and project management discipline. Your strong personal leadership and sharing of responsibility in a versatile and output focused team is expected.

Key Duties and Accountabilities:

• Actively participate in the full lifecycle of programs and projects, including; promote funding rounds, assess applications, negotiate and administer contracts, monitor progress and negotiate variations, facilitate and assess payment claims, acquit and report.
• Negotiate and liaise effectively with other functional areas and external stakeholders to gain advice and cooperation needed to successfully administer contracts.
• Act as a representative of the department and team in all external dealings, provide input to team decision making and consider the views of others and be prepared to compromise to meet the vision and outcome of the department.
• Lead and assist across functional work areas and work to solutions in an enthusiastic, positive, flexible and constructive manner.
• Actively engage with and promote programs and projects to the rural community and targeted industry members and demonstrate a commitment to quality customer service
• Encourage innovation, collaboration, shared responsibility and a high-performance culture.
• Other duties as directed and required.

Applicants will remain current for 12 months.

Further information

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** Please note there are 2 temporary positions available. **

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