May 14, 2024

Water Infrastructure Program Coordinator

$105,921 - $119,801 yearly
  • Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania
  • Launceston TAS, Australia
Full time, Part time Mining


About the role

As Water Infrastructure Program Coordinator in the Water Policy and Planning team, you will work on a range of strategically important water projects that are transforming Tasmania.

  • Three-year fixed term position. 
  • Deliver, manage, and coordinate funding associated with the expanding water infrastructure projects.
  • Be part of improving the reliability, security, and sustainability of water for Tasmania’s region and primary industry sectors.
  • Partner with the Australian Government and private enterprises.
  • Identify, manage, and mitigate project risks and monitor project progress.

Our ideal candidate

  • Experience in tracking and reporting on funding associated with infrastructure projects.
  • Understanding on environmental and financial aspects of infrastructure development.
  • High level organisation skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills.

What we offer

  • Competitive salary, 11% superannuation contribution and salary sacrificing options.
  • Up to 5 weeks annual leave a year (including 1 week between Christmas and New Year).
  • Special staff benefits from Aurora Energy, nominated Health Funds, AVIS, and access to a syndicate of gyms and fitness centres across Tasmania.

About us

The Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania (NRE Tas) is committed to our vision of “building a sustainable Tasmania” where our natural resources, cultural values and environment are recognised and used sustainably to support our future prosperity. We take pride in fostering a workplace where diversity is celebrated, inclusivity is embraced and safety is paramount. We strive to create an environment where every individual feels respected, valued and empowered to bring their authentic selves to work. 

We understand that work-life balance is essential for personal and professional success. That’s why we offer flexible work options and are dedicated to making workplace adjustments that empower individuals to fully engage and excel in their roles. If you require any reasonable adjustments during your recruitment process, please let us know.

How to apply

  1. Review the Statement of Duties.
  2. Click the "Apply" button. Alternatively, you can apply via
  3. Upload your Short Form Application which is a 1-2 page covering letter outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties.
  4. Attach a copy of your current Resumé/CV.

Refer to the Advice to Applicants document for further information.

If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Recruitment via

Closing Date

Applications close on 26 May 2024 at 11.55pm (AEST).

Please contact

Stephen Apted
Senior Policy Analyst
Phone: 0417 376 864


Department of Natural Resources and Environment Tasmania

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Degree targeted

A qualification relevant to the nature of the work to be undertaken, as provided by either a university, a vocational education organisation or a registered and accredited training provider

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