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Environmental Assessment Officer
The Organisation & the Team
The Department of the Environment & Energy designs and implements Australian Government policy and programs to protect and conserve the environment, water and heritage, promote climate action, and provide adequate, reliable and affordable energy.
The Environmental Standards Division regulates projects and development proposals which might have significant impacts on the environment, and other matters of importance to the Australian Government such as national and Indigenous heritage.
The Role & Duties
The role includes supporting the assessment of projects which might have significant impacts on the environment. You will consider development options, propose conditions on projects, and make recommendations to the Minister for the Environment on whether to approve projects. The role also includes supporting the development of improved business processes for environmental assessments, including through stakeholder engagement.
You will help ensure that development is ecologically sustainable for the benefit of future generations of Australians.
The Ideal Candidate’s Skills & Experience
The Department offers an attractive remuneration package, including salary, superannuation benefits and flexible working conditions appropriate to the level of the position. For further details, refer to the Enterprise Agreement at http://www.environment.gov.au/about-us/employment/enterprise-agreement-2016-2019
How to apply
To obtain more information about the position please contact Nathan Hanna on 02 6275 9341 or Nathan.Hanna@environment.gov.au
Applications close: 11.30pm (AEST) on 16 August 2019.
The Department of Environment and Energy values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.
- Closing Date:
- 16 Aug 2019
- ACT - Canberra
- $71,862 - $91,833 pa plus superannuation
- Work Type:
- Full Time
Environmental Impact Assessment
- APS Classification:
APS Level 5
APS Level 6