Employment Vacancies

Employment Vacancies

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Current Vacancies

Environmental Health Officer - City of Wodonga

Principal Environmental Health Officer - WA

Manager Environmental Health - City of Kwinana

Environmental Health Officer - City of Wodonga

Application Date: 5 pm Friday 24th February 2017

City of Wodonga

Location: Wodonga, VIC
Position Type: Full time

$73,454 per annum

Working for Wodonga Council has many benefits, including a supportive culture, flexible working arrangements, generous leave entitlements and a commitment to the council’s corporate values of trust, integrity, learning and respect.


Refer to job description

Contact Person:

For further information, please contact Susan Bennett, Team Leader Environmental Health on
(02) 6022 9257.

Applications must include a statement addressing the key selection criteria and can be submitted via the website.

Duties / Abilities

This position is accountable for the effective and responsible administration and enforcement of the statutory requirements prescribed by relevant legislation. This position is also required to maintain a high standard of environmental health within the municipality, and contribute to the projection of the council as a responsible and effective provider of facilities and services.

To be successful in the role, you will have experience in a variety of environmental health matters, including but not limited to food, public health nuisances, tobacco, waste water systems, public health and wellbeing, immunisation and vector control. You will also have a working knowledge of relevant legislation and local government practices. Your highly developed communication skills, time management skills and commitment to customer service will see you succeed in the role.

Applications close 5 pm Friday 24 February 2017.

Principal Environmental Health Officer - WA

Application Date: Tuesday 28th February 2017 at 4.00pm

North Eastern Wheatbelt Health Scheme

Location: Shires of Koorda, Mt Marshall, Mukinbudin, Nungarin, Trayning and Wyalkatchem
3-5 year full time contract

An attractive salary package is offered with a cash component of $90k to $100k with additional benefits including superannuation, brand new subsidised accommodation, salary packaging and included utilities. Private use of a fully maintained vehicle is also available.


An information package is available by contacting Tracey on (08) 9684 1219 or email admin2@koorda.wa.gov.au

Contact Person: For further information, please contact Tracey on (08) 9684 1219

Or email admin2@koorda.wa.gov.au

Duties / Abilities

The position carries with it an interesting range of diverse duties (including Building Services if qualified, waste management, environmental protection and OHS duties), and the successful applicant would reside in one of the local towns. This is a rural position which can allow the successful applicant to work in a relaxed atmosphere whilst enjoying country living.

David Burton
Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Koorda

Applications close Tuesday 28 February 2017

Manager Environmental Health - City of Kwinana

Application Date: Monday 6th March 2017

City of Kwinana

Location: Kwinana, WA
Position Type 3-5 year full time contract

Negotiated salary. You will be rewarded with a competitive remuneration package along with the private use of a motor vehicle.

Recquatic Gold Membership, RDO per month, mobile phone, and up to 15.5% Superannuation


Do you have:

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Environmental Health).
  • Detailed knowledge of Public Health, Food, Environment, Waste Avoidance and Resource Recovery Acts and other relevant legislation.
  • Extensive management experience in the delivery of Environmental Health and Waste services and programs.
  • Well developed leadership, team building and human resource management skills.
  • Proven track record of a continuous improvement approach.
  • Demonstrated understanding of budgeting processes, techniques and accounting principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication and negotiation skills with the ability to co-operate with and gain the co-operation of others.
  • Current ‘C’ class drivers licence.

Position Description

Contact Person:

For more information relating to the position (not application packs) call Barbara Powell, Director, City Living on 9439 0423.

Application pack is available here.

Apply online at: www.kwinana.wa.gov.au

A fantastic opportunity exists for a highly motivated and committed person to lead and manage the Environmental Health Team at the City of Kwinana. This position will require you to manage and co-ordinate ongoing programs and services in the Health and Waste areas in accordance with the City’s Strategic Community and Corporate Plans.

This is your opportunity to make a significant contribution to the Environmental Health Team at the City of Kwinana.

The City of Kwinana promotes and values diversity to create a unique work force. Applicants from diverse backgrounds, such as Aboriginal people, people living with disability or people from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The City has the goal of zero harm for its employees, this includes providing a smoke-free environment and minimising exposure to the elements. Conditions of employment are in accordance with City’s current Collective Agreement. For further information please contact our Recruitment team on 9236 4618 or 9236 4627.

Please note: As part of the City’s recruitment process, the selected applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical which includes a Drug and Alcohol screen test.

Applications close 5:00 pm Monday 6 March 2017