First listed on: 25 January 2019

 “A healthy Corangamite catchment valued by engaged communities”

• Contribute to a culture of innovation and excellence
• Positively impact on building a high performing organisation
• Leadership opportunity to support continuous improvement

The Corangamite Catchment Management Authority (CMA) is a Victorian Government statutory authority whose role it is to work with and support local communities to improve sustainable land, biodiversity and water resources management, in an area stretching from its head office in Colac to Geelong, Ballarat and Peterborough.

Project Officer, Floodplains (Colac/Geelong)
Full Time Permanent – 38 hours per week
Salary range: $69,491 to $79,266 per annum (negotiable based on experience) plus superannuation

At Corangamite CMA employees enjoy a range of employee benefits including:
• Professional development and training opportunities
• Generous employment conditions including flexitime and purchased leave
• Employee Assistance Program
• Reward and recognition initiatives

A rewarding opportunity is now being offered to play a vital role in the Floodplains program which provides statutory services, planning and advice to support sustainable development and management of waterways and floodplains within the Corangamite CMA.

This position is responsible for the delivery of specific statutory and advisory functions related to floodplains and works on waterways, and will provide input into the development and implementation of projects and programs.

About You
You will possess excellent interpersonal and engagement capabilities, with the ability to contribute to building a positive, high performing organisation. You will have a flexible and adaptable approach, possess the ability to build strong professional relationships and partnerships, and to work as part of a team. You will help to lead a high quality organisational culture and model the values of the Corangamite CMA and the Victorian Public Service.

This role requires experience working in natural resources or environmental management, or statutory planning with an emphasis on waterways and floodplains, and a relevant tertiary qualification.

To learn more about this opportunity and obtain a Job Application Pack including a copy of the Position Description, please visit the website: or contact Kerrie Addison on 5232 9114.

At Corangamite CMA, we are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, people of all ages and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Graduates in Science, Engineering or Planning are also welcome to apply.

Applications must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined within the position description and be emailed to by midnight Sunday, 17 February 2019.

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