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Project Officer Pool
Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 421847
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Job Description:

The Project Officer, is responsible for contributing to the delivery of a program of asset and infrastructure projects across the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

The Project Officer is responsible to the Team Leader, Project Services to deliver a range of project-related tasks including planning, assessment, procurement, contract management, budget management and stakeholder engagement to ensure that projects are coordinated and efficiently delivered throughout the regions.

The Project Officer also assists as needed with other activities including funding bid preparation and assisting with the implementation of project management practice improvements across the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

This is a pool recruitment process. Merit-selected candidates will be added to a pool which will be used to fill available positions as they arise. The location of these positions will vary, as will the term of positions, based on the specific nature of the role and the projects to be delivered.


Contract Type:

Submitted applications will  be reviewed and assessed as recieved.  Successful applicants will be appointed on a term contract, length being subject to the business needs.


Special conditions:

  • Will be required to participate in fire management or associated duties.
  • May be required to undertake intra or interstate travel and work outside of the normal hours of work.
  • Inter and intrastate and remote area travel is required, including travel in light aircraft.
  • Current class "C" driver’s licence and willingness to drive is essential.
  • This is a merit pool. Multiple positions may be available and different contract types and lengths may be offered.
  • Submitted applications will  be reviewed and assessed as recieved


Enquiries to: 

Marie White, 
Project and Asset Services
m: 0419 188 545

Application Instructions:

Applicants are to submit a CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) addressing the competency elements and the technical, professional/knowledge and experience areas outlined in the Role Description

Applications close: 19/02/2021 11:00 PM

- DEW Applicant Guidelines.pdf
- Role Description - Project 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.