Darebin City Council

Recycling Education and Projects Officer

Darebin City Council

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Job Posted: 09/11/2018

Job Category:

Local Government & Community / Economic & Community Development

Job description:
  • Salary: $81,421 per annum
  • Two Years Full Time (9 day fortnight optional)
  • Part time or job share may be considered

Applications Close: Monday 26 November 2018 at noon
Contact: Sally Moxham on 8470 8442
Interviews will be held the week beginning 3 December

Are you an environmental professional with strong partnership development and community engagement skills? Are you skilled and experienced in critical recycling, waste reduction and environmental issues? Are you innovative with outstanding project management skills? If so, then we’d love to hear from you.

Darebin City Council is looking for an experienced and motivated person to join our small and busy Water and Waste Team. As the Recycling Education and Projects Officer, will use your proven knowledge and experience in recycling, resource recovery and waste management to develop, lead and assist with projects and programs, strategy and policy.

Your analytical and strategic thinking skills will be well used as will your communications and promotions expertise. You will lead community engagement and education on recycling, resource recovery and waste management, including campaign development, problem solving and generating innovative ideas to support significant recycling outcomes for Darebin.

Your relationship management and leadership abilities will be drawn upon, to identify, develop and support partnerships and innovative projects with key industry players. Ideally you will have a relevant tertiary qualification with experience in a similar role, excellent communication skills, environmental engagement/education expertise and outstanding project management experience.

If this sounds like you, then consider joining our team.

Apply online or forward hard copy applications to: Manager People and Development, Darebin City Council, PO Box 91, PRESTON VIC 3072.

Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria as detailed in the position description will not be considered. Darebin City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organisation, or other non-merit factors. We are committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values child safety, and thorough ‘Safety Screening’ processes apply.