Local recruitment: Senior Water Projects Officer

Government of South Australia

Adelaide SA, Australia 🇦🇺

Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 457788
Location: 5000 – ADELAIDE
Job status: Long Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

About the Role:

The Senior Water Projects Officer is responsible for providing professional input and leadership to develop and deliver Green Adelaide’s water management programs and projects. The Senior Water Projects Officer draws on significant technical expertise and experience to provide guidance, coordination and advice for a variety of water-related matters, while ensuring appropriate internal and external stakeholder engagement is achieved. Such water-related matters might include assessments, investigations, monitoring, evaluation, policy, reporting, planning, quality and quantity management, wetlands, watercourses, integrated urban water management (including water sensitive urban design), and alternative water. The Senior Water Projects Officer oversees the work of other staff.

Contract: Part time, 30 hours per week up to 30 June 2023.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Tertiary or Post Graduate qualification in applied science or engineering relevant to water management or broader natural resource management is essential.

Special Conditions:

  • May be required to participate in fire management and associated duties.
  • This position will be located at Waymouth St, Adelaide but may be required to work from another office within the region.
  • Current drivers licence is essential.
  • Some out-of-hours work may be required as part of the position.

Remuneration: PO4 $104,296 min. p.a. to $113,505 max. p.a., pro rata for part-time hours.

Enquiries to:

Nadine Kelly, Team Leader Urban Water
[email protected]
0429 529 172

Application Instructions:

Applications are to be submitted online through I WORK FOR SA.

Applicants are to submit an employment declaration, CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) addressing Technical, Professional/Knowledge and Experience (including qualifications) as outlined in the Role Description.
Applications close: 24/10/2021 11:00 PM

– Role Description PO4 Senior Water Projects Officer.pdf
– employment declaration.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.