Australia nationals: Water Licensing Officer Pool

Government of South Australia
Various, SA, Australia
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Job Description:
We are seeking flexible and enthusiastic individuals to contribute to the management of South Australia’s water resources through our Water Licensing Team.  The successful applicants will provide information and advice to customers and make recommendations of the appropriate course of action.

The Water Licensing Officer is a vital customer service role and responsible for the effective administration of the licensing and permit provisions of relevant natural resource management legislation, regulations, plans, policies and procedures.  The Water Licensing Officer is responsible for processing, making determinations and providing recommendations regarding the eligibility of applications; the provision of timely and accurate information and advice to departmental customers; and ensuring the objectives of the units work and business plans are achieved.  The position also provides information and advice on the administration of the Landscape South Australia Act 2019, regulations and associated water management plans or policies to internal and external customers.

Contract information:
This is a merit pool. Multiple positions may become available and differrent contract types and lengths may be offered up to 12 months. Contracts may be offered on either a full-time or part-time basis with salary to be adjusted accordingly for part-time hours.

Special Conditions:

  • A current National Police Certificate is essential (for identified Positions of Trust)
  • Some intra/interstate travel involving overnight absences may be required.
  • A current driver's licence and willingness to drive is essential.
  • May be required to participate in fire management and associated duties.
  • Positions available in Adelaide, Berri and Mt Gambier.

ASO3 $63,681 min - $67,868 max p.a.

Christine Fiebig, Manager Customer Service and Regional Delivery
8595 2249

Application Instructions:
Applicants to submit a CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) addressing the competency elements outlined in the Role Description.

Applications close: 26/10/2020 6:00 PM

- ASO3 Water Licensing Officer.pdf
- Applicant Guidelines 2020.pdf
- employment declaration.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.