First listed on: 11 May 2020

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development

Climate Change and Sustainability

Programs and Policy Branches


Senior Officer Grade C

Salary Range: $107,475 - $115,687 (PN: 17877, several)

Climate Change and Sustainability Division is seeking to employ Assistant Directors to work across a variety of sections within our Division. The Climate Change and Sustainability Division ensures the ACT remains a national and global leader in addressing climate change and promoting sustainable energy supply and use. Through policies and programs including active engagement with the community, we seek to reduce energy use, support renewable energy, promote environmentally sound transport choices, reduce waste and improve its management, improve information on climate change and increase resilience to our changing climate. These activities occur in all sectors including government, non-government, business, community and households, and contribute to Canberra’s growth as a dynamic, sustainable and prosperous city.

This is a unique opportunity to work on world leading, cutting edge innovations and contribute to policies and programs which are helping to solve the global climate emergency which requires urgent, significant, ongoing and unprecedented action. And, provides interesting and fulfilling work in a government environment where you can see the impact you have on the Canberra community.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Occasional weekend work will be required. Current drivers licence is required.

Note: An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.

How to Apply: For further information, please visit

Contact Officer: Ros Malouf (02) 6207 5335

Applications Close: 25 May 2020


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