Local recruitment: Project Leader

Queensland Government

Brisbane QLD, Australia 🇦🇺

Regional Development, Manufacturing and Water (Organisation site)
Regional Water Infrastructure; Water Infrastructure & Strategic Coordination; Regional Economic Development; Brisbane

Imagine working on high profile water supply projects and having your work valued and being a member of a diverse team using your skills across a range of disciplines including engineering, policy, financial and economic areas in providing high quality advice on bulk water infrastructure matters.
In this role you will be involved in the assessment and advancement of key water projects in regional Queensland and in the assessment of the viability of a range of other water projects.

Job details

Position statusFixed Term Temporary
Position typeFlexible full-time
Occupational groupPolicy & Planning
Workplace LocationBrisbane Inner City,Flexible
Job ad referenceQLD/462445/22
Closing date06-Jan-2023
Yearly salary$130699 – $138116
Fortnightly salary$5009.70 – $5294.00
Job durationTo 24 January 2024 with possible extension
Contact personGrant Horton
Contact detailsMobile: 0434 686 717
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The Department of Regional Development, Manufacturing and Water (DRMDW) drives growth for Queensland by managing sustainable water resources, leading innovation in manufacturing and developing our regions. From our offices in Brisbane and a network of regional offices and manufacturing hubs, more than 580 DRDMW staff work to create a Queensland where communities, businesses and water resources are sustainable and resilient.

This role is in the Water Infrastructure and Strategic Coordination Branch and you will work on a range of water supply proposal assessments and provide advice to government on the merits of the various proposals and assessments. You will lead and oversee technical water supply options assessment for large scale bulk water infrastructure proposals undertaken by the Department and its partners/stakeholders.

You will be responsible for providing high quality advice regarding the strategic risks and opportunities associated with advancing bulk water proposals and activities in regional Queensland in a range of communication approaches and mechanisms.

You will also lead the development of funding agreements for the provision of funding for the water infrastructure proposals funded successfully funded under the National Water Infrastructure Development Fund via a National Partnership Agreement with the Australian Government.

Applications may remain current for 12 months.                                                                                           

Job Ad Reference: QLD/462445/22
Closing Date:   Friday, 6 January 2023   

Further information

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