Australia nationals: Manager (Surface Water)

Government of South Australia
Adelaide, SA, Australia
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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About the Role

The Manager Surface Water is accountable for strategic leadership and day to day management of a team of scientific and technical staff that provides expert hydrological advice to inform water resource policy development and water resource management with hydrological investigations and modelling.

The Manager is responsible for coordinating project resources; staff management; and negotiating and liaising with key stakeholders. This includes the establishment of strategic relationships, business plans and work priorities for the Surface Water team. The Manager is a key member of the Water Science and Monitoring Branch leadership team.

Special Conditions

May be required to participate in fire management or associated duties.

May be required to undertake intra or interstate travel and work outside of the normal hours of work.


Tertiary or post-graduate qualification in the Science or NRM disciplines is essential.


Full-time (37.5 hours per week) for 12 months.


$102,496 - $111,705 per annum (PO4), adjusted according to hours worked.


Neil Power, Director Water Science and Monitoring PH: 0401 124 963 E-Mail:

Application Instructions

All applications must be submitted online. Applications should include your CV including referees and letter of application (of no more than 2 pages) highlighting you knowledge, experience and suitability for the role in relation to the key role outcomes as outlined within the role description. All applicants are required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply

Applications close: 11/06/2019 6:00 PM

- Pre-EmploymentDeclaration.pdf
- Role Description - PO4 Manager Surface Water.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.