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Environment On Site Sewerage ManagementSnowy Monaro Regional Council
Environment On Site Sewerage Management Package: $71, 726.46 - $79, 172.59 per annum allowances 10.
5 % super (Grade 8 of the SMRC Salary System 2022-2023) Position Description: Environmental Officer - On Site Sewage Management (OSSM) Applications close 11:59pm, Monday 20 March 2023 About The Region: The Snowy Monaro region is a unique and culturally diverse region of south-east NSW. From our history of the Snowy Hydro Scheme, our proud agricultural industry and popular ski resorts, we are a region that has a lot to offer. With fantastic lifestyle choices, whether you are an adventure seeker or prefer the finer things in life, we really can offer it all, and all within close proximity to our nation’s capital Canberra.
The Snowy Mountains region is packed with year-round experiences with so much more than snow sports and alpine walks. Glorious wildflowers blanket the alpine landscape of Kosciuszko National Park during summer, and if you love adventure sports there's rock climbing, kayaking, caving, fishing, horse riding, mountain biking, and 4WD touring activities to get your heart racing. Explore the famous Snowy River, and go skiing or snowboarding on the slopes of Perisher and Thredbo - or camp under the stars at some of the most picturesque campgrounds in NSW.
You'll never forget the rugged alpine scenery of Australia's largest national park. Snowy Monaro Regional Council employs over 450 staff from all walks of life and working with us will give you the opportunity to enjoy our beautiful surrounds, progress your career and make a difference in our local community. About the Role: We have an exciting opportunity to join Snowy Monaro Regional Council as the Environmental Officer - On Site Sewage Management and supporting the efficient, effective and safe delivery of inspections and education programs for land owners and operators of on-site sewage management systems required under the Local Government Act 1993 to maintain an operating approval.
Assist Council with the implementation of an effective on-site sewage management program throughout the region in accordance with Council’s legal obligations Inspect on-site sewage management systems in accordance with Council policies and procedures Educate and advise landholders of their legislative requirements relating to the operation of their on-site sewage management systems Develop strategies and remedial plans with operators of failing systems to achieve positive public health and environmental outcomes Enforce the provisions of the Local Government Act 1993 and the Protection of the Environment Operations Act 1997 where breaches are identified Assist Council’s Environmental Health Officers with the investigation of pollution incidences, illegal dumping and water sampling as required Monitor and report on individual work performance and progress towards the delivery of work plan goals Use resources efficiently, effectively and responsibly to complete tasks that either contribute to or dir....
Date09 March 2023
type Full Time