Director, Environmental Sustainability
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 27 August 2019

Classification: Infrastructure Officer 4
Salary: $125,969 - $143,118
Position No: 44917
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 13 August 2019
Contact Officer: Rodney Bray on rodney.bray@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 1289

Details: The Environmental Sustainability section within the Infrastructure and Capital Works (ICW) Branch of the Education Directorate manages the delivery of sustainable infrastructure projects across the ACT public school portfolio.
ICW is seeking applications for a Director to lead a team working collaboratively with schools and other government agencies to improve the sustainable performance of schools and coordinate the implementation of a Carbon Neutral Strategic Plan for the Education Directorate’s response to the ACT Government’s Climate Change Strategy. This role will develop, manage and report on the delivery of the annual Environmental Sustainability Development (ESD) project program and manage all aspects of the ESD team including staff, use of resources, priority and risk management, administrative processes, exercise financial and other delegations and represent the Directorate in meetings, negotiations and workshops.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Extensive knowledge and experience in the development and implementation of environmental sustainability related strategic planning and annual works programs to significantly reduce carbon emissions, energy consumption, water consumption and waste, and in bringing about long term behaviour change of building occupants to support environmental sustainability initiatives are essential. Desirable: Relevant Tertiary qualification in Environmental Sustainability. Possession of a ‘White Card’ and Working with Vulnerable Persons card or the willingness to obtain them.
How to Apply: Suitably qualified and experienced applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of claims addressing the Selection Criteria and the contact details of two referees.
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