Environmental Sustainability Officer - 12 month parental leave contract

  • Located on the northern shores of Sydney Harbour
  • Public transport at door
  • $67,084 to $83,440pa plus superannuation

An exciting temporary opportunity currently exists within the Environment and Open Space team at Mosman Council. We are seeking an enthusiastic person who is keen to further their career working in a professional team environment.

Reporting to the Manager Environment and Open Space, the Environmental Sustainability Officer, for the duration of the 12 month parental leave contract, is accountable for multiple tasks/projects in the areas of energy and water conservation, environmental education, state of the environment reporting, and implementation of actions in Council’s environmental management plans. The role will also involve project management, program delivery, data analysis and interpretation, and reporting.

The Environmental Sustainability Officer will also be responsible for designing educational materials for various audiences, will coordinate Councils HarbourCare Program and will provide specialist advice regarding environmental management and sustainability issues.

The successful applicant will possess work experience in the field of environmental sustainability and/or environmental education and in developing and delivering environmental education programs to a variety of audiences. The position holder will also be required to demonstrate an understanding of sustainability issues on a local, regional and global scale as well as project management, report writing and newsletter production skills.

Please download the position description which includes selection criteria for the position. Candidates must address all selection criteria before being considered for interview. Please quote PV-EP-17/08 in your application.

To discuss the position please call the Manager Environment and Open Space, Steve Smith, on 9978 4025.

Mosman Council is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

All documents put forward such as resumes and responses to selection criteria must be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

Position Description

Closing date

Sunday 25 June 2017