NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (NRM) ADVISOR
NSW DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRY
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
2 Permanent (Ongoing) part time roles
Goulburn / Moss Vale Location
Advisory & Technical Stream Grade 5 – Package includes salary ($79,384 - $87,591 pa), employer’s contribution to superannuation and leave loading entitlements.
About Local Land Services
Local Land Services (LLS) works with land managers and the community to improve primary production within healthy landscapes. We help people make better decisions about the land they manage and assist rural and regional communities to be profitable and sustainable into the future. We connect people with groups, information, support and funding to improve agricultural productivity and better manage our natural resources.
Local Land Services is one statewide organisation offering integrated services, delivered regionally and tailored for each community, industry and landscape.
We work to develop:
Resilient, self-reliant and prepared local communities
Biosecure, profitable, productive and sustainable primary industries
Healthy, diverse and connected natural environments
For more information about Local Land Services click here to go to the website.
About the Role
NRM Advisors undertake responsive and effective front line field work to advise customers of natural resource management (NRM) practice to manage our landscapes to be healthy and productive. The role is also responsible for contributing to the development and implementation of LLS and region strategic plans, and Local Plans, and respond to state and national objectives.
Key accountabilities include:
Maintain a working knowledge of the legislative role of LLS, relevant to the management of native vegetation, and of the legislation operating in NSW relating to the management of natural resources.
Undertake responsive and effective front line activities including meeting with customers on site, and field work.
Support the implementation and monitoring of NRM projects, ensuring best-practice project management and governance methodologies are used.Applying for the Role:
Applicants should outline their suitability by addressing the following targeted question in a cover letter [maximum two pages] as well as supplying an updated copy of their resume [maximum five pages] with relevant skills and experience and how these relate to the capabilities of the role.
1. Outline your experience developing and maintaining stakeholder and customer relationships to facilitate business objectives that deliver natural resource management outcomes.
Part of the assessment process may include additional online capability testing, skills testing or work samples in accordance with the new Government Sector Employment Act 2013; therefore you may be contacted to participate.
Closing Date: Tuesday, 11 October 2016
The NSW Department of Industry is an inclusive workplace which promotes diversity and encourages flexible working arrangements.