Local recruitment: Project Officer

Government of New South Wales

Sydney NSW, Australia 🇦🇺

  • Exciting opportunity to drive improvement within the Departments water sector
  • Permanent full-time opportunity, location flexible across NSW
  • Salary relative to experience, and ranges from $99,431 – $110,064 + super

Our Water Group team is currently seeking to appoint a Project Officer to contribute to the development and delivery of projects across the water sector. In this role, you will provide a range of project management and support services including coordinating resources, managing documentation and monitoring project plans.

About You

You will have previous experience/knowledge in project management and preparing project documentation. Working across a range of organisations and units, you will require strong interpersonal and collaboration skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders. An understanding of the water sector is highly regarded however not essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to deliver a range of project management and support services within the Department and across the water sector. We also offer career development and advancement opportunities.

Essential Requirements

  • Tertiary qualifications in Project Management, Business, Organisational Development, Human Resources, Environmental Management or related field and/or equivalent experience.
  • Current NSW Driver Licence and willingness to travel

For more information read the full Role Description: Project Officer

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.

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 Sunday 17th October 2021 at 11:55PM.

Should you require further information about the role please contact Kristy Lee-Good via  [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.





IHE Delft Institute for Water Education - MSc in Water and Sustainable Development