Local recruitment: Senior Project Officer

Queensland Government

Brisbane QLD, Australia 🇦🇺

Regional Development, Manufacturing and Water (Organisation site)
Water Management and Use; North Region; Water Resource Management; Flexible within North Region

As a member of the Water Projects and Unallocated Water team, you will be responsible for providing technical advice, assessment and delivery of water options within water plans for mining, large industry and other key stakeholders within the North Region.

Specific tasks of this role include reviewing groundwater monitoring networks, involvement in EIS assessment and review of monitoring and modelling reports for major projects, input into the assessment of unallocated water processes and development and review of Water Plans, advice on complex issues associated with the availability and regulation of underground water.

Job details

Position statusFixed Term Temporary
Position typeFlexible full-time
Occupational groupSciences
Workplace LocationBrisbane Inner City
Job ad referenceQLD/461594/22
Closing date13-Jan-2023
Yearly salary$105218 – $113167
Fortnightly salary$4033.00 – $4337.70
Job durationUntil 29 June 2023 with possible extension
Contact personDaniel Larsen
Contact detailsPH: 4536 8360
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Key Duties Responsibilities and Capabilities

• Coordinate and support the operations of a team delivering technical advice on the assessment and management of groundwater in North Region.

• Develop and maintain constructive working relationships and networks with clients, stakeholders, and project teams for the delivery of groundwater technical advice.

• Prepare, communicate, consult and negotiate with internal and external clients in the delivery of groundwater advice on technical reports, workflows, documentation and memos, and develop options and approaches for the resolution of contentious issues.

• Provide timely and accurate advice on project actions, and for the preparation of complex briefs, reports and other correspondence related to groundwater management and use.

• Oversight team outputs, including reports and correspondence to ensure quality outcomes, sound conclusions and consistent application of groundwater technical advice to water management procedures, policy and legislation.

• Review water policy and planning proposals, identify risks and provide recommendations to support the implementation of business priorities with particular emphasis on groundwater management and use.

• Represent the department in a technical capacity at a range of community and water forums.

• A degree qualification in either hydrogeology, groundwater modelling, geology, hydrology, engineering, geoscience, science or applied science is a mandatory requirement.

Applications will remain current for 12 months.

Further information

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