Australia nationals: Senior Project Officer (Coorong Infrastructure Investigations)

Government of South Australia

Adelaide, SA, AU

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The Senior Project Officer, Coorong Infrastructure Investigations, is responsible for providing engineering expertise for complex infrastructure feasibility investigations under Project Coorong’s Healthy Coorong, Healthy Basin program. The Senior Project Officer contributes to the delivery of specialist engineering advice, project development, procurement, implementation and stakeholder negotiation for the Healthy Coorong, Healthy Basin program.

Essential & Desirable Conditions

  • A degree in civil, environmental engineering or equivalent is essential
  • Relevant post graduate qualifications are highly desirable
  • Experience in undertaking feasibility investigations and managing infrastructure projects including budgets, stakeholders, clients, contractors, and internal staff to deliver outcomes
  • Maintains a thorough and up to date knowledge of water/environment management issues, policies and procedures (preferably of the River Murray).
  • Experience in the preparation and management of construction contracts (AS 4000/AS2124).

Special Conditions

  • May be required to participate in fire management and associated duties
  • Some weekend and out of hours work may be required
  • Inter and intra state travel as required
  • Current class “C” driver’s license and willingness and ability to safely operate a 4wd is essential.

Contract Length

Until 31 December 2021


PO3 – $95,429 – $100,887 per annum


Angus MacGregor, Project Manager, Healthy Coorong Healthy Basin

0467711360 or [email protected]

Application Instructions

All applications must be submitted online.

Applicants must submit a CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) responding specifically to the criteria outlined in the ‘Technical, Professional/Knowledge and Experience’ listed in the Role Description and their suitability/experience relevant to the role.

No response to the core competency elements is required.

Applications close: 13/02/2020 6:00 PM

Final PO3 Project Officer – Coorong Infrastructure Investigations.pdf
Pre-Employment-Declaration (003).pdf