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NSW Planning, Industry and Environment – Senior Team Leader

  • Temporary
  • Lidcombe

Website NSW Government - Planning, Industry and Environment

Job Title:  Senior Team Leader
Job Grade / Classification:  Environment Officer Class 13
Employment Type: Temporary up to 36 months
Location: Lidcombe

About the Role:

As the Senior Team Leader, you will design and drive the delivery of climate and atmospheric science programs for the Environment, Energy and Science (EES) Group. Your previous similar experience with rigorous science programs will be put to good use as you will:

  • Shape and influence the strategic direction of NSW Government climate and atmospheric science priorities.
  • Develop, lead and deliver a range of high quality, cost-effective science projects.
  • Develop and maintain a range of collaborative networks across universities, government agencies and other research providers.
  • Provide expert and authoritative scientific advice and support to the executive team on the development, implementation, management and reporting of scientific projects.
  • Broker scientific knowledge and maintain the highest standards of open communication, collaboration, data and knowledge management.
  • Deliver continuous improvement in science communication including developing and managing communication plans.
  • Lead and manage the development of project management methodologies and processes that improve productivity.

 Essential requirements:

  • Scientific qualifications.
  • High-level experience in developing and leading rigorous science programs and stakeholder recognition of expertise in a relevant scientific discipline.

Agency overview

The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster brings together the functions from the former Planning & Environment and Industry Clusters.

The new Cluster will drive for greater levels of integration and efficiency across key areas such as long term planning, precincts, housing, property, infrastructure priorities, open space, the environment, our natural resources – land, water, mining – energy, and growing our industries. In particular, there will be a redoubling of emphasis on regional NSW.

Our commitment to diversity and flexibility:

The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and those with disability.

We understand that flexibility means different things to different people and are committed to offering flexible work arrangements where and when possible.

 To Apply:  please follow this link or visit and search for job reference 00007877.

Applications Close: 11:59PM on Tuesday 05 November 2019

Should you require further information about the role please contact;  Matthew Reilly, Director Climate & Atmospheric, on (02) 9995 6302.

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