NSW Environment Protection Authority

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is the state‘s primary environmental regulator. We work to protect our community and the environment. Our vision is for New South Wales to have a healthy environment, healthy community and healthy business.

We lead in protecting our air, waterways, land and the health of the community for the future. We work with communities, government and business to reduce impacts on our environment. We hold people and organisations to account through licensing, monitoring, regulation and enforcement.

Mar 18, 2019
$91,049 - $146,638 yearly
Environment Protection Authority Air, Noise and Water - Technical Advisors   About the EPA The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is the state‘s primary environmental regulator. We work to protect our community and the environment. Our vision is for New South Wales to have a healthy environment, healthy community and healthy business. We lead in protecting our air, waterways, land and the health of the community for the future. We work with communities, government and business to reduce impacts on our environment. We hold people and organisations to account through licensing, monitoring, regulation and enforcement. For more information on the work we do at NSW EPA, go to www.epa.nsw.gov.au/your-environment The Team Technical Assessments and Advice Section works collaboratively across the EPA to provide technical advice and support services for the EPA’s regulatory and operational functions. The section: provides expert advice, training and guidance on air and water quality and noise impacts for EPA operational staff to support credible regulatory decision making provides advice on complex or contentious air, noise and water impact assessments, monitoring, licensing and compliance matters builds and maintains comprehensive knowledge of emerging air, noise and water related issues, and the approaches being taken nationally and internationally to address them develops, reforms and implements operational policy, guidance and systems that inform regulation of air, noise and water pollution We look for innovative and imaginative solutions to complex, unusual or controversial issues and work collaboratively with the EPA’s operational officers to protect the community and environment.   The opportunity The EPA is offering opportunities to work with highly skilled and dedicated professional staff to continue to improve the way advice on air, water and noise pollution is incorporated into the EPA’s work. The opportunities include team leaders, principal advisors and senior advisors and advisors across air, noise and water pollution areas. We are looking for leaders and future leaders with technical expertise in assessing and managing air, water and noise pollution matters. The roles (Salaries do not include employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading) Unit Head Technical Advice - Water (Reference 00006VSD) $136,900-$146,638 Principal Technical Advisor - Water (Reference 00006WFA) $120,188-$132,456 Senior Technical Advisor - Water (Reference 00006WGI) $103,751-$115,579 Technical Advisor - Water (Reference 00006WG7) $91,049-$100,597 Unit Head Technical Advice - Noise (Reference 00006VSB) $136,900-$146,638 Principal Technical Advisor - Noise (Reference 00006VSE) $120,188-$132,456 Senior Technical Advisor - Noise (Reference 00006WGM) $103,751-$115,579AIR Senior Technical Advisor - Air (Reference 00006WFF) $103,751-$115,579 Technical Advisor - Air (Reference 00006WGQ) $91,049-$100,597 Experience and qualifications Experience and qualifications vary with each position, but you will have a current career in air, noise, water pollution or environmental management and have experience assessing and managing the impacts of pollution on the environment and community. You will have a proven track record in working collaboratively across multidisciplinary teams to find solutions to complex environmental issues. You will bring excellent problem-solving skills and sound technical judgement. Most importantly, you will have a desire to show technical leadership in a regulatory environment by providing well-judged advice, working on innovative solutions to complex issues and developing training and operational guidance for use both across the EPA and externally.   To Apply:     You can find all the information needed to apply for each role by visiting https://iworkfor.nsw.gov.au/ and searching via the job title or Taleo reference number in the above list. All applications must be made through the iworkfornsw website.     Our commitment to diversity:   The EPA is a family friendly employer and will consider flexible work options.   The EPA values diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse groups and those with a disability. Applications Close: Sunday 7 April 2019 at 11.59 pm.   Should you require further information about a role please contact Peter Marczan, Manager Technical Assessments and Advice Section on Ph: (02) 9995 6059 or E: peter.marczan@epa.nsw.gov.au Our Sydney office will be moving to Parramatta at the end of 2019.   Thank you for your interest in this position. We look forward to receiving your application.
NSW Environment Protection Authority Sydney Full time