Overview

Climate Change Project Officer Full Time in New South Wales

Branch NSW AU

Position:
Climate Change Project Officer
Location:
New South Wales

Contract – Temporary Parental Leave replacement position – up to 12 months Salary Neg from $81,520 – $85,587 P/A + Super Working within the Environment Unit,

Contract – Temporary Parental Leave replacement position – up to 12 months

  • Salary Neg from $81,520 – $85,587 P/A + Super
  • Working within the Environment Unit, the key function of this position will be to implement action on climate change, both mitigation and adaptation, within Council and the local business and residential community. Projects undertaken by this position are to align with Willoughby City Council’s Sustainability Action Plan.

    To be successful in this role you will need to meet the following criteria:

    • Tertiary qualifications in Climate Science, Environmental Science/Engineering, Sustainability, Sustainable Building, or related discipline.
    • Demonstrated understanding of the principles of sustainability, and of climate change in terms of both mitigation and adaptation.
    • Ability to research, deliver, promote and evaluate climate change projects. These may cover a broad range of issues, but will likely focus on energy and water conservation and efficiency, and adaptation actions relating to Council operations, including those exhibited in the Willoughby Adaptation Action Plan.
    • Proven project management skills and demonstrated ability to effectively managecompeting deadlines and priorities.
    • High level of written and verbal communication skills and interpersonal and negotiation skills, enabling liaison with all levels of government, business, community and Council.
    • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
    • Excellent organisational skills.
    • Good computer and typing skills.

    Council offers excellent facilities and benefits, a progressive work environment, rostered days off for full time staff, modern premises in Chatswood and close proximity to retail and transport.

    How to apply for this job

    Enquiries: David Roberts, Acting Environment Manager on 9777 7528.

    Applications must address all of the selection criteria contained in the Position Description which is attached below and available on our website.

    Supporting materials

    PD – Climate Change Officer – Contract – Parental Leave Mar 2017.pdf

    Apply for this job

    CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE WILLOUGHBY CITY COUNCIL WEBSITE

    Closing Date:
    Wednesday, 19 April, 2017

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: , NSW, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-15
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