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Assistant Project Officer

Assistant Project Officer

  • 502420
  • Planning
  • Policy
  • Projects
  • Clerk grade 5/6 salary $89,707 to $98,982 + super, leave and flex
  • Location: Willing to consider candidates across all NSW locations. 
  • 3 year fixed term fulltime role, 35 hour week 5 days per week.
  • Fast paced, rewarding work that makes a difference in NSW

 

About MEG

Mining, Exploration and Geoscience (MEG) is a part of Department of Regional NSW (DRNSW) and sets strategic policy for the state’s mineral and energy resources, gathers, analyses and disseminates geoscientific information, and assesses and determines applications for mineral and petroleum titles for exploration activities and extractive uses.

At MEG we understand that work can be one of the biggest parts of people’s lives and we are building a team that has inclusion and passion at the heart of everything we do ensuring DRNSW’s values, social initiatives and culture resonate with our evolution and constant growth.

Our vision is to make New South Wales the preferred investment destination for safe and sustainable exploration and mining. We are guided by our core values of supportive, inclusive, transparent, empowered and accountable.

 

About the role

Assistant Project Officers support the Project Management team with admin and project activities to contribute to the development and delivery of strategic, business improvement and business as usual projects to support MEG’s operational units in delivering MEG’s strategic objectives and core business activities. 

 Your day will consist of but not be limited to

  • Providing administration & project support to ensure monitoring & reporting are in line with approved plans.
  • Assisting the team with tasks and record management to work towards agreed outcomes.
  • Undertake basic research & analysis.
  • Communicating with stakeholders.

 

About you

To be successful in this recruitment you will need:

  • Project and administration experience
  • To be able to manage competing priorities and deliver results under tight deadlines while delivering high levels of customer service.

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, then we encourage you to apply!

Compliance with pre-employment probity screening is mandatory and a condition of engagement.

  

What's on Offer?

  • We value our people. Work is meant to be enjoyed! We believe in a flexible and relaxed working environment allowing people to operate in a manner that cultivates a friendly culture and reduces stress levels.
  • A culture of ambition, support, and inclusivity. We are passionate about what we do, and we want to work with those who share that same drive. We promote an open-door policy and encourage collaboration between all staff. 

If you have the capability to achieve success in this role and are passionate about creating a more prosperous Regional NSW, we would love to hear from you!

Applying for the role

Apply by submitting a current resume and brief cover letter that outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role.

For more information about the role, please click here to view the role description.

Application Closing Date: 11.55pm Sunday 29 January 2023

If you have any questions about the role please contact Monique Meyer on 0429168008

A recruitment talent pool may be created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next 18 months.

 

Who is the Department of Regional NSW? Why work for us?

We work hard every day to support and grow thriving communities across regional NSW that will have a positive impact on generations to come. Our goal and open secret is always to be a trusted local partner and problem-solver working deeply in community.

As part of our team, you will be able to: 

  • Deliver with impact. You are empowered and trusted to create impact through exposure to cutting edge projects and research, career defining opportunities, and get to be part of a team creating sustainable solutions that will leave a legacy.
  • Connect to what matters. We are all about forming deep community relationships, fostering our passionate and connected teams. It is central to our work to support a true sense of belonging across the team.
  • Live your way. From bringing your whole self to work, through to designing flexibility, that fits you and the team, at Regional NSW you will be able to find the balance that works for you.

 

We are a young agency, but with that has come a personality that is dedicated, passionate, proactive, influential, and informed.

The Department of Regional NSW was formed in 2020 as a central agency for regional issues and is focused on creating a liveable, inclusive and sustainable NSW with thriving natural environments/regions and strong economic prosperity. Our Department is responsible for building resilient regional economies and communities, strengthening primary industries, managing the use of regional land, overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources and ensuring government investment in regional NSW is fair and delivers positive outcomes for local communities and businesses.

 A diverse workplace

Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Department of Regional NSW. We encourage applications from people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. This includes differences in culture, gender, sexual orientation, language and disability status or other attributes. The Department of Regional NSW is a workplace where everyone is able to contribute and participate to their full potential, and we are proud to have a team that reflects the richness and complexity of the regional NSW communities we serve.

 

 

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