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Environmental Health Officer, Department of Health (NT)

Environmental Health Officer, Department of Health (NT)

Environmental Project Officer, City of Coffs Harbour (NSW)


Environmental Health Officer, Department of Health (NT)

Join our culturally diverse, innovative & vibrant Environmental Health Operations team. The Top End region offers a year-round tropical experience, and the Central Australia region will welcome you with sunny skies, both providing a unique and relaxed outdoor lifestyle that offers you and your families with a plethora of camping, fishing, markets, events, arts and culture and sporting opportunities.

Based out of our Darwin and Alice Springs offices, you will have the ability to work across metropolitan, rural and remote regions spanning over 1.42 million km² and servicing a population of approximately 252,500 people. Whether you’re working out of a 4WD or catching a plane, your office backdrop may become some of the most spectacular and beautiful remote locations of Northern Australia.

Our multicultural community consists of a blend of people from diverse backgrounds and our First Nations people who are one of the oldest continuing cultures in the world. Living and working in the Northern Territory puts you right on the doorstep of Southeast Asia and provides the opportunity to explore some of the most iconic remote parts of Australia, such as Kakadu National Park, Tiwi Islands, MacDonnell Ranges, and Uluru.

Location

Darwin & Alice Springs (NT)

Type

Full time (Vacancy # 30823)

Salary/Remuneration

Professional 1 (Remuneration Package $78,457 - $100,450)

Professional 2 (Remuneration Package $103,336 - $123,207)

Support is provided with relocation to the Northern Territory, 6 weeks annual leave, a professional and supportive work environment, access flexible working arrangements, ability to access professional development and a broad scope of environmental health operational activities.

Duties/ Responsibilities

Environmental Health’s vision is to promote healthy living environments, communities, and lifestyles for all Territorians, with a focus on improving the social determinants of health by partnering with aboriginal communities, providing community engagement and education, provision of food security and public health advice.

The role will be responsible for the delivery of environmental health services, administration of environmental health legislation, risk assessment, compliance and enforcement actions, community development, outbreak investigations and emergency management.

Qualifications / Selection criteria

We are seeking applicants that hold a relevant bachelor’s degree in environmental health or equivalent, and who demonstrate excellent customer service, communication and relationship building skills.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

How to apply

We invite you to make your application with a one-page cover letter addressing the essential criteria and a copy of your resume and references.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Contact person

For further information about this vacancy please contact: Joshua Heath on 0491 222 197 or Joshua.heath@nt.gov.au

The Northern Territory Public Sector (NTPS) values inclusion and diversity in the workplace and aims to achieve a workforce that is representative of the community it serves. We encourage applications from all diversity groups, including; Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, mature age workers, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) people.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON 27 FEBRUARY 2024


Environmental Health Officer, Department of Health (NT)

Ready to embark on an exciting opportunity with the NTG? Join our culturally diverse, innovative, & vibrant Environmental Health Operations team.

The Top End region offers a year-round tropical experience, and the Central Australia region will welcome you with sunny skies, both providing a unique and relaxed outdoor lifestyle that offers you and your families with a plethora of camping, fishing, markets, events, arts and culture and sporting opportunities.

Based out of our Darwin office, you will have the ability to work across metropolitan, rural and remote regions spanning over 1.42 million km² and servicing a population of approximately 252,500 people. Whether you’re working out of a 4WD or catching a plane, your office backdrop may become some of the most spectacular and beautiful remote locations of Northern Australia.

Our multicultural community consists of a blend of people from diverse backgrounds and our First Nations people who are one of the oldest continuing cultures in the world. Living and working in the Northern Territory puts you right on the doorstep of Southeast Asia and provides the opportunity to explore some of the most iconic remote parts of Australia, such as Kakadu National Park, Tiwi Islands, MacDonnell Ranges, and Uluru.

Location

Darwin (NT)

Type

Full time (Vacancy # 2231)

Ongoing vacancy in Darwin, Northern Territory

Salary/Remuneration

Professional 1 (Remuneration Package $78,457 - $100,450)

Professional 2 (Remuneration Package $103,336 - $123,207)

Support is provided with relocation to the Northern Territory, 6 weeks annual leave, a professional and supportive work environment, access flexible working arrangements, ability to access professional development and a broad scope of environmental health operational activities.

Duties/ Responsibilities

Environmental Health’s vision is to promote healthy living environments, communities, and lifestyles for all Territorians, with a focus on improving the social determinants of health by partnering with aboriginal communities, providing community engagement and education, provision of food security and public health advice.

The role will be responsible for the delivery of environmental health services, administration of environmental health legislation, risk assessment, compliance and enforcement actions, community development, outbreak investigations and emergency management.

Qualifications / Selection criteria

We are seeking applicants that hold a relevant bachelor’s degree in environmental health or equivalent, and who demonstrate excellent customer service, communication and relationship building skills.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

How to apply

We invite you to make your application with a one-page cover letter addressing the essential criteria and a copy of your resume and references. Applications should consist of a one page summary sheet, resume / CV and copies of relevant qualifications.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Contact person

For further information about this vacancy please contact: Chris Monahan on 0400 159 424 or Chris.Monahan@nt.gov.au

The Northern Territory Public Sector (NTPS) values inclusion and diversity in the workplace and aims to achieve a workforce that is representative of the community it serves. We encourage applications from all diversity groups, including; Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disability, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds, mature age workers, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ+) people.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON 27 FEBRUARY 2024


Environmental Project Officer, City of Coffs Harbour (NSW)

Committed to the Pursuit of Excellence. The City of Coffs Harbour strives to deliver excellent services that are desired and valued by our community, now and into the future. We stand by the values of delivering excellence in our services through innovation, recognising that our customers are at the heart of what we do. We support our people to provide them the scope to deliver outcomes, working together to seek solutions both internally and externally while being transparent and responsible in all that we do.

Interested in a dynamic career working in one of NSW's most beautiful regions? Coffs Harbour is a thriving community with something for everyone! There has never been a better time to join our team. Check out the benefits of living on the Coffs Coast.

Location

Coffs Harbour (NSW)

Type

Permanent Full Time (35 hours per week)

Salary/Remuneration

Starting salary of $95K + Superannuation

  • Brand new office location at Yarrila Place!
  • Options to accrue flex time and flexible working arrangements
  • Generous leave entitlements - long service leave after 5 years
  • Scope for performance-based salary increases.

Duties/ Responsibilities

Elevate your career by stepping into this key Environmental Project Officer role, enabling you to share your expertise within a supportive team culture and innovative organisation.

This role will see the successful candidate lead and drive environmental compliance by applying their professional experience in environmental science principles to work collaboratively within the City Infrastructure Directorate.

As an Environmental Project Officer, and in collaboration with the Section Leader of Asset Services, you will support relevant stakeholders to interpret environmental legislation to ensure compliance throughout all stages of the City's projects; consult and work together with the City's designers, project managers, planners, construction and maintenance staff to deliver maintenance and capital works programs; undertake environmental assessments and onsite audits, and obtain all relevant approvals and permits needed to achieve completion of the works programs.

Qualifications / Selection criteria

Do you have these key attributes?

  • Demonstrated understanding of best practice management for environmental compliance
  • Proven knowledge of relevant legislation relating to cultural heritage
  • Ability to communicate effectively with various stakeholders across a range of platforms
  • Knowledge and experience of Part 5 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act
  • Skills to manage and prioritise tasks.

Essentials Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Science or related discipline
  • Extensive demonstrated experience in environmental assessment and management of environmental and cultural heritage issues
  • General Construction Induction Training (Whitecard)
  • Current Class C Drivers Licence.

Desirable

  • Previous experience in Local Government
  • Experience in managing ecological plans.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

How to apply

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Contact person

If you have questions in relation to the position, please reach out to Daniel Stewart, Section Leader Asset Services via phone 02 6648 4414 or email daniel.stewart@chcc.nsw.gov.au

If you have questions in relation to your application or the recruitment process, please reach out to our Talent Acquisition Team via email recruitment@chcc.nsw.gov.au

The City of Coffs Harbour is committed to the principles of employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages and backgrounds to apply.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE AT 9 PM ON 3 MARCH 2024


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