Local recruitment: Groundwater Strategist

Government of New South Wales

New South Wales, Australia 🇦🇺

  • Opportunity to contribute to and inform water strategy development for regional NSW
  • Temporary opportunity until end of April 2022, located in Regional NSW
  • Salary relative to experience, and ranges from $99,431 – $110,064 + super

The Regional Water Strategies division within the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) is currently seeking to appoint a Groundwater Strategist to undertake research and gather data on sustainable groundwater management to ensure the delivery of the NSW Government’s regional water strategies. You will also liaise with key internal and external stakeholders, working collaboratively across the DPIE cluster.

About You

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with strong relationship building skills and previous experience in water management to join a dedicated team and deliver resilient water resources for towns, communities and environments across regional NSW.  We also offer career development and advancement opportunities.

Essential Requirements

  • Experience in water related areas such as water planning, natural resource management, environmental science, civil/environmental engineering and hydrogeology.
  • Familiarity with the State and Commonwealth Government’s water reform agendas.

For more information read the full Role Description: Groundwater Strategist

For more information hit Apply to visit the www.iworkfor.nsw.gov.au website.

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.

To Apply

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

Applications close Tuesday 28 September 2021 at 11:55PM.

Should you require further information about the role please contact Andrew McCallum at  [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.