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Sustainability Officer

Maryborough, Australia

Reference: 5276789

Permanent Part Time (0.6 FTE)

$84,363 - $91,851pa (pro-rata) plus Super

About Us

Located at the geographical centre of Victoria, within one hour's drive from Ballarat or Bendigo, and just two hours from Melbourne sits Central Goldfields Shire Council. Maryborough is the major business centre surrounded by seven townships that feature iconic heritage architecture. Agricultural industries spread across the municipality, and there are several major manufacturing, infrastructure, freight, printing and food production companies that call us home.

We are a dynamic organisation with a visionary and engaging executive, that look put value into what we do for our community, residents and business.

Our Values

  • Community and Customer Focussed
  • Collaborative and Inclusive
  • Challenge the Status Quo

About the role

Council is growing the Strategy and Economic Development team and we are creating a new position to support strategic actions in the area of environmental sustainability.

The successful applicant will undertake environmental strategy development and implementation, particularly in regard to climate change mitigation and adaptation. The position will focus on the organisation's own actions as well as developing industry and community capacity to address environmental sustainability issues. Relevant tertiary qualifications and experience will be important in selecting the right person for this role.

What we offer you

We offer a great salary, excellent growth opportunities and the ability to really influence the future of our council and its surrounds. If this sounds like you, be part of an innovative and committed council and apply today!

Interviews will be conducted on Wednesday 9 December 2020.

For enquiries please contact Philip Schier, Manager Strategy and Economic Development, on 0428 050 930.

Applications close on Monday 30 November 2020 at 8am.