Australia nationals: Environmental Officer

Queensland Government
Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
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As an Environmental Officer, you will work with others within a team that provides targeted, consistent and transparent regulation to support sustainable development in the region. The team proactively manages and monitors environmental risks through the department's modern and innovative regulatory framework. Environmental management issues include those impacting on land, air, water and people and include coastal development, mining, industrial activities (heavy industry and port operations), commercial activities, air pollution, noise pollution, and waste management.

Environmental Officers identify environmental risks and contribute to the implementation of environmental protection strategies whilst promoting compliance. As an Environmental Officer you will be required to regularly undertake inspections or assessments and participate in inspections and investigations in regional and remote locations across Queensland. Officers must have the flexibility to participate in compliance field work as allocated by their Manager. This will require officers to routinely work away from your normal business centre, and reside in accommodation provided by the department on an as required basis in both regional and remote areas.

Applications to remain current for 12 months.

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