• Picton location
  • Temporary full-time position – Up to 9 months (with possible extension)
  • Salary from $122,484 + 11.5% Superannuation
  • Flexible working arrangements

Wollondilly Shire Council covers a Local Government Area of approximately 2,560km2 of pristine bushland, crystal clear waterways and unique towns and villages that are home to close-knit communities. We are experiencing a time of significant growth and require suitably qualified and experienced professionals to go on this exciting journey with us.

There are a number of benefits to working at Wollondilly Shire Council in addition to the positive, supportive work culture our employees possess and promote on a daily basis, including:

  • Health and Wellbeing programs
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities
  • Educational Assistance Program

We currently have a temporary vacancy in our Environmental Services Team as the Environmental Services Team Leader. You will be responsible for leading our Environmental Services Team that undertakes environmental assessment, biosecurity functions, hazard reduction, vegetation management, stormwater assessment and a variety of environmental projects and education.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate their competency for the position by meeting the following essential criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Environmental Science or related field
  • Current Class C Drivers Licence
  • Demonstrated experience in research analysis and development of environmental policy, strategy and plans relating to environmental and ecology matters
  • Ability to understand and implement legislative requirements as they relate to environmental, ecological and Biobanking matters, such as the NSW Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016, the Biosecurity Act 2015 and the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act
  • Actively manage and motivate a multidisciplinary team to deliver key actions in the Councils Community Strategic Plan, Delivery Program and Operational Plan as well as relevant legislation and Government Initiatives in a timely and collaborative manner

Further Information: Corey McArdle, Manager Waste & Environmental Services 4677 9610.

Closing Date: 5pm Monday, 29 July 2024

Don’t delay any longer, Apply Now and let’s make Wollondilly an even better place, together.

To be considered for this position, candidates must apply via Council’s website, Wollondilly Employment Opportunities and answer the position specific selection criteria as listed in this advertisement.

Those not addressing the selection criteria will not be considered.

Preferred applicants will be required to undertake a pre-placement medical. This includes drug and alcohol screening. The preferred applicant may also be required to undertake Police Background, Credential and Bankruptcy Checks.

In accordance with the Local Government (State) Award 2023 all positions are engaged Monday to Sunday except as otherwise provided.

Wollondilly Shire Council is committed to workplace diversity.

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