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Flood Management Officer
Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 418407
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Long Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Job Description:

The Flood Management Officer contributes to the implementation and delivery of various flood management activities as required under the Flood Hazard Leader arrangements identified in the State Emergency Management Plan, including flood risk assessment, flood data management, community education and development of flood management policy and procedures.

The Flood Management Officer co-ordinates the development and implementation of project schedules, monitors and evaluates project activities, and manage financial resources, procurement and contracts. The Flood Management Officer provides advice, prepares briefings and reports as required.

Contract Length:

This position will be available for a period of 2 years.


Tertiary degree in Engineering, Science or equivalent, is essential; and emphasis on surface water hydrology or floodplain hydraulics in the tertiary degree or relevant post-graduate qualifications are desirable.

Special Conditions:

• May be required to participate in fire and flood management activities including emergency response.
• Current class C driver’s licence and willingness to drive is essential.
• Some intra/interstate travel involving overnight absences may be required
• Some out of hours work may be required
• May be required to participate on a roster system for duties associated with emergency response including on call and standby arrangements.


PO2 $83,152 min - $92,020 max p.a.


Ingrid Franssen, Manager Flood Management
0438 857 273

Application Instructions:

Applications are to be submitted online through IWORKFORSA.
Applicants to submit a CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) addressing the Technical, Professional/Knowledge and Experience (including qualifications) outlined in the Role Description.

Applications close: 21/01/2021 11:00 PM

- Applicant Guidelines 2020.pdf
- Role Description - PO2 - Flood Management Officer.pdf
- employment declaration.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.