Local recruitment: Regional Engagement Officer (Barwon Darling) via NRMJobs

Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Bourke NSW, Australia 🇦🇺

Brewarrina NSW, Australia 🇦🇺

Title: Regional Engagement Officer – Barwon Darling

Advertiser: Murray-Darling Basin Authority

Location: Bourke or Brewarrina Region, NSW

Salary etc: APS6 at the MDBA (pro-rata 4 days per week) plus 9.5% superannuation

Are you, or do you know, someone with a passion for their community, environment or industry who could make a strong commitment to ongoing water management in the Murray-Darling Basin? Regional Engagement Officers are a critical link between communities and the Murray–Darling Basin Authority. In partnership with the Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment -Water Division we are recruiting a REO in South Western Queensland, to join our team of six other REOs. The successful Regional Engagement Officer will have: a passion for the local community and a knowledge of local networks; excellent stakeholder engagement and communication skills; a strong understanding or a genuine interest in natural resource management; and a willingness to learn about and be supported by the Australian Government.

The ideal candidate will:

  • have a passion for their local community
  • have excellent skills in networking, stakeholder engagement, communication and collaboration
  • have the ambition and passion to help achieve the sustainable management of the Murray–Darling Basin
  • have a strong understanding, or a genuine willingness to learn about water and natural resource management
  • embody our values
  • have a readiness to learn about and be supported by the Australian Commonwealth Government.

How to apply:

For an information pack, contact Monique White on 02 6279 0544 or [email protected]




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