POSITION VACANT: Executive Officer, North East Waste and Resource Recovery Group

The North East Waste Resource and Recovery Group works with industry and Local Government on large scale waste management strategies that divert waste from landfill and recover valuable resources.

This role is located in Wangaratta in the heart of North East Victoria, a bustling provincial centre in a region of breathtaking beauty. You will work across the entire region supported by a high performing and enthusiastic Board and leading a team of dedicated staff to make a big impact on the environment.

In close consultation with Sustainability Victoria, the Department of Environment Land Water and Planning, regional councils and Alpine resorts you will develop and implement waste management and resource recovery programs in conjunction with industry.

Your relationship and influencing skills will come to the fore as you prepare and present detailed and comprehensive reports, briefings and submissions on complex policy and operational issues.

To be successful in this role you will have a track record as a high performing manager who empowers others and an energetic leadership style that can drive our implementation plan through to 2020 and beyond. You will have sound knowledge of the waste industry, statutory planning and policy and be an exceptional negotiator who is passionate about the environment.

The Benefits

  • Great lifestyle
  • Senior executive leadership role
  • Relocation assistance
  • Lead an organisation that helps shape the future of our region


Call Judy Leggatt, Senior Adviser Human Resources on 03 8698 9804 for the position description or download a copy HERE.

To apply, forward a statement addressing the key selection criteria and full resume to judith.leggatt@mwrrg.vic.gov.au  by 5pm Monday 6 November 2017. You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this role.