Permanent Full Time
Band 6 ($82,841 - $90,294) pro rata (+ 9.5% super)
Applications are invited from highly motivated persons with suitable qualifications and experience for the diverse and exciting position of Sustainability Officer – Spatial Analyst for Hobsons Bay City Council.
Hobsons Bay City Council is committed to responding to our community’s vision to live in a clean, green and healthy community. The aim of this role is to support Council to lead the community and address climate change, enhance the conservation of our water and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through innovation, a strong evidence base and collaborative processes.
The role of the spatial analyst will be to apply science based climate change scenarios to the development of social, economic and environmental knowledge to enhance Council and its community’s capacity to manage environmental and land use change.
Applicants must have proven experience in geospatial techniques in order to interpret trends and patterns that support strategy development, behavioural change and strategic planning outcomes. The role is also responsible for contributing to the development, implementation and review of Council’s sustainability policies, strategies and projects for land, water and biodiversity protection including the Climate Change Adaptation Plan and the Integrated Water Management Plan.
A successful applicant will have strong interpersonal skills and an understanding of the social, financial, environmental, political and legal frameworks in which Local Government operates. The successful applicant will benefit from a strong team environment and a supportive corporate culture.
A copy of the position description can be obtained by using the download feature below or by contacting our Customer Service team on 9932 1000.
For further information please contact Patricia Fitzsimons, Coordinator Sustainability on 9932 1000.
Applications must include a statement addressing the selection criteria and close 11:59pm Sunday 17 December 2017.
Please submit your application either by submitting online
or posting to:
Hobsons Bay City Council
PO Box 21
ALTONA VIC 3018
An automated email will be sent upon receipt of your electronic application. Please re-submit your application if the auto reply has not been received or call (03) 9932 1092 if you are experiencing difficulty.
Hobsons Bay City Council is committed to the principles of Equal Opportunity and workplace diversity. We encourage a diverse workforce reflective of our community to better meet the needs of our customers.
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