Department of Regional NSW
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Emergency Management Coordinator

Emergency Management Coordinator

  • 499186
  • Agriculture
  • Animal Care
  • Conservation
  • Environmental
  • Environmental Science
  • Natural and Physical Science
  • Projects
  • Regulatory and Compliance
  • Specialist Manager
  • Full time ongoing position available
  • Location negotiable within the Central West LLS region
  • Hybrid work environment on offer
  • Salary starting from $99,431pa + super

We encourage applicants from all backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees, and people with disability. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We provide dignified access to reasonable adjustments both during the recruitment process and in the workplace. If you require reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process, please call or text the contact for this role.

Where will you work? The Central West Local Land Services (CWLLS) region extends from the slopes of Grenfell, Wellington and Coonabarabran to the western plains of Condobolin, Nyngan and Coonamble. Imagine living in the heart of regional New South Wales, where the great Australian dream of a family home with a big backyard is possible. Stay active by exploring wide open and spaces stunning natural features. The warm welcoming community is what makes the central west region such a special place to live and work.

Why Choose Us? We are committed to maximise the effectiveness of our emergency management obligations to landholders and the community impacted by biosecurity and natural disaster events. We are seeking a high achiever to help us deliver our core obligations in this area and to join our highly respected team that values its employees and their contributions.

What will my day look like?
As our Emergency Management Coordinator, you will be pivotal in the planning and preparation for CWLLS responses to natural disaster and biosecurity emergencies. You will report to the Manager Operations and will form productive relationships with regional stakeholders and provide advice to landholders to implement effective prevention, preparedness, response and recovery actions.

What you need to do this role:

  • Demonstrated experience in emergency response management situations
  • Ability to negotiate with stakeholders and customers
  • Ability to plan and make recommendations with respect to preparedness for, response to, and recovery from, biosecurity and natural disaster emergencies impacting landholders  
  • Previous experience in managing and undertaking a range of projects and associated activities with a view to achieving outcomes
  • Have a current NSW Driver License and the ability and willingness to travel throughout the Central West Region, including overnight stays.

Our ideal candidate will be customer-focused and be able to deliver results. You will revel in developing and maintaining collaborative engagement with stakeholders, the community and customers, and be adept at functioning in an operating environment of change and where risks and issues require challenging responses.

Interested? Applying is easy!  Simply submit your resume and a cover letter online addressing the capabilities of the role and tell us why working as the Emergency Management Coordinator is for you. We’ll get back to you after the closing date.

Closing Date:  Sunday 29th May 2022 @ 11:55pm

Want more information?
Just contact Bree Agar, Manager Operations (Central West Local Land Services) on 0418 119 289 or via You can also download the role description.

Additional Information:
A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. The successful applicant in this role may be required to undergo a police check, health assessment and other assessments as required.

All Department of Regional NSW employees are required to show evidence of:

  • being fully vaccinated with a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine and; or
  • having an approved medical contraindication.

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or approved COVID19 Vaccination medical exemption at the time of your application submission.

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