First listed on: 18 May 2017

Team Leader, Policy and Regulation 

Team Leader, Policy & Regulation Unit

  • VPS 5.2 $100,431 - $109,969 p.a plus 9.5% superannuation (ongoing)
  • Leadership opportunity in setting the direction for policy and regulation for EPA Victoria
  • Carlton location

This position is a leadership role within the Policy and Regulation Unit. The primary focus of the role is the day-to-day management of a team of five to eight policy officers in the areas of Waste and Contaminated Environments (other areas include Water, Air, Noise). This will include managing individual workloads, priorities and providing direction to ensure projects are delivered on time and on budget. The position is responsible for building the effectiveness of the team by training, developing, coaching and motivating team members to deliver on unit and corporate objectives.

This role requires leadership in setting the direction for policy and regulation for EPA Victoria. The role is a critical interface into the Victorian Government on policy issues. Important to this role is providing leadership and guidance to a team and experience and expertise working on strategy, policy and legislation. This role is critical to leading and influencing strategies and standards that safeguard the environment and community from future impacts.

How to Apply

Applicants should view position descriptions attached to this advertisement before applying

Applicants should submit:

  • A completed application form addressing key selection criteria and preferences
  • A resume.

Attachments can be uploaded in either Microsoft Word or PDF format.

All queries in relation to this role should be directed to Dan Keely, Manager, Policy and Regulation. Please email Dan at with your phone number and we will be in touch.

Applications close Thursday 1 June 2017

If you would like further information on this role, please refer to the attached position description.

Please include the contact details of two referees with your application.

EPA Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Criminal Record Check prior to an employment offer being made.

If you require a copy of this advertisement or any attached documentation in an accessible format such as large print, please email the Resourcing Co-ordinator at or call 1300 372 842.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are invited to contact the Resourcing Co-ordinator via email at or by calling 1300 372 842 for advice and support with your application.

All applications will be treated confidentially. EPA Victoria is an equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to merit, equity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We utilise merit-based selection. Therefore, you are not required to share personal information such as gender, age, culture etc. unless you so wish.

Please do not email your application.

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