APS4 Regulatory Officers

Posted 04 August 2022
Salary$40 - $45 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineGovernment Federal

Job description

About the Organisation

A large and pivotal federal agency responsible for the delivery of large-scale infrastructure projects and future programs.

About the role

The section is responsible for assessment, compliance, and communication for area-based project applications. The section provides subject matter expertise for all area-based projects to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Undertake routine assessments of applications for registrations, variations and crediting using required templates and procedures.
  • Under supervision, respond to enquiries and situations involving a high level of complexity and sensitivity which require considerable legislative interpretation and analysis while adhering to procedure and guidelines.
  • Communicate and make decisions that are based on professional judgement, evaluating risks and in the context of a complex and changing environment.
  • Research, review, provide input to and evaluate project methodologies, systems, tools and programs to achieve agency objectives and address opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • Manage procurement and contract processes when required.
  • Assist with the development of communication and education materials.
  • Develop productive and professional relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Assist in staff supervision, training and development.
  • Provide advice to scheme participants of their rights and obligations regarding schemes administered by the agency.
  • Liaise with stakeholders and build and maintain relationships across the business.
Skills and Experience

Applicants must hold, or have the ability to obtain a baseline clearance
  • Ability to understand highly technical scientific and legislative material is essential.
  • Qualifications in science relevant to agriculture, fire management, soil chemistry, environmental science and climate change are desirable.
  • Experience in conducting assessments in a regulatory capacity is desirable.
  • Experience in understanding and interpreting complex legislation is desirable.
How to apply

If this role is of interest to you and you would like to know more then please don’t hesitate to contact Lexi Pappas at lpappas@dfp.com.au 02 6162 7311

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via adjustments@dfp.com.au or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.