Local recruitment: Assistant Director (Water Metering and Compliance Policy)

Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Government

Dickson ACT, Australia 🇦🇺

Classification: Senior Officer Grade C
Salary: $111,887 – $120,436 plus superannuation
Position No: 43111
Directorate:Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 22 September 2021
Contact Officer: Ryan Breen on [email protected] or (02) 6207 8268

Details: The Water Policy Section is responsible for the development and coordinated implementation of ACT water policy and strategy. Our work is diverse, and we are involved in national and regional water policy and programs, including the National Water Initiative, Murray-Darling Basin Plan, the ACT Water Strategy, and policy matters under the ACT Water Resource Act.

We are seeking applications to fill a new role within the Section that will work in collaboration with the ACT Environmental Protection Authority on a range of activities related to water metering and compliance policy within the ACT. The successful applicant will be engaging with state and Commonwealth government agencies across the Murray Darling Basin on Basin water compliance issues.

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, collaborative and can bring experience in applying best practice regulation and compliance. You must have good written and verbal communication skills and with a proven ability to work as part of a team and contribute to a positive team culture.

Note: This is a temporary position available immediately until 28 June 2024.

How to Apply: The Position Description provides detail about the role and responsibilities. Suitability for this position will be assessed on your Skills, Knowledge and Behaviour in relation to the duties/responsibilities listed on the Position Description.

If you are interested in the position, please provide your current curriculum vitae and an application that directly address the Selection Criteria. The application (Claims against the Selection Criteria) should not exceed 750 words in total.

Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.


This is a temporary position available immediately until 28 June 2024.





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