Environmental Water Officer

West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority

Traralgon or Leongatha, VIC, AU

We’re looking for an Environmental Water Officer to join our team. We are committed to providing an encouraging work environment that actively supports personal and professional development.

The Environmental Water Officer will work with government agencies, water users, environmental advocates and the community to achieve an equitable balance between consumptive water use and the environmental health of rivers, wetlands, estuaries and aquifers.  This will be achieved by initiating and managing projects, and participating in processes, related to the allocation and management of surface and ground water.

A major focus of this role is to plan for and coordinate the delivery of environmental water from environmental entitlements held in the West Gippsland region, in collaboration with the Victorian Environmental Water Holder.

The successful applicant will have extensive relevant project management experience and will be required to consult with and report to a range of internal and external stakeholders.

The remuneration range is $77,760 – $112,689 which includes 9.5% superannuation.

A copy of the Position Description is available here. Applicants should address the key selection criteria, demonstrating their ability to undertake the role.

For further information about the role please contact Eleisha Keogh, Water Team Leader on 1300 094 262 or via email [email protected]

Applications addressing the Key Selection Criteria should be marked ‘Application: Environmental Water Officer’  sent c/o Organisational Development and Support  Coordinator [email protected] and must be received by 12.00pm on Thursday, 15 February 2018.