Environmental Officer (01626693) Kalgoorlie



Environmental Officer (01626693) Kalgoorlie

This vacancy is available for a temporary appointment up to mid-August 2020, with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.

Are you passionate about Environmental Regulation?

If you said ‘yes’, then you may be one of the dedicated Environmental Officers we are looking for to form part of our regional team.

The position   

The Resource and Environmental Compliance Division is responsible for the management of compliance and enforcement activities across the resource sector, including the provision of environmental approvals and compliance.

As an Environmental Officer in our Kalgoorlie office you will, under limited supervision, provide specialist and technical advice to a variety of internal and external stakeholders in relation to various legislative Acts. Using your experience in environmental management, you will undertake detailed assessments of resource sector proposals and conduct compliance inspections.

Your highly effective communication skills will assist you in preparing reports, documents and correspondence related to assessments and decisions made on various applications.

This position is located in Kalgoorlie, a place to uncover a wealth of treasures set against a backdrop of some of the world’s best architecture, subject to District Allowance.

What do you require to successfully undertake the role?

  • A Bachelor of Science, Environmental Science or Natural Resource Management Degree or an approved equivalent degree.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in environmental management including the assessment of environmental aspects and risks associated with development activities.
  • Experience in preparing reports on environmental assessments, investigations and/or analytical research.

For further job specific information please find attached a copy of the job description form or contact James Best,Senior Environmental Officer on (08) 9222 3073.

Please note that completion of a National Police Clearance, Pre-Employment Medical Assessment and Pre-employment Conflict of Interest declaration, will also form part of the selection process. A valid ‘C’ class drivers licence is also a requirement for this role.

What makes DMIRS a great place to work?

DMIRS offers a supportive, diverse and innovative environment, with great benefits, including;

  • Great work/life balance through flexible working arrangements and leave options.
  • Opportunities for professional development.
  • An award-winning Health and Wellbeing program.
  • Salary packaging options.

DMIRS is committed to building a workplace culture that values diversity and inclusion. We actively promote the employment of Aboriginal Australians, people with disability, youth and other diversity groups. People with disability will be provided with reasonable adjustments in our recruitment processes and in the workplace.

To learn more about the Department and what we have to offer, please visit our website.

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Suitable applicants may be considered for other similar vacancies within the next twelve months.

CLOSING DATE: 4.00 pm on Friday, 20 September 2019 (WST)

Your application submission must be complete by the closing time, applications that are in progress or submitted after this time will not be accepted. It is your responsibility to ensure your application is submitted on time.

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