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Senior Policy Officer
Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 426380
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Long Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Contract: Term contract to 12 December 2021

Job Description:
The Senior Policy Officer is responsible for the development of policy and provision of expert policy, legislative and management advice related to water resource management and water security in a changing climate. The Senior Policy Officer develops policies, strategies and plans that are consistent with state, national and international frameworks and agreements. The position assists with the agency’s contribution to national and state level climate change adaptation policy for the water sector.

Special Conditions:

  • May be required to participate in fire management and associated duties
  • Current class "C" drivers licence and willingness to drive is essential
  • Some out of hours work may be required
  • Interstate travel including overnight absences may be required

Remuneration: ASO6 - $92,784 - $98,143 p.a.

Enquiries To:
Ashley Kingsborough, Team Leader, Water Security
Ph: 8463 7991, Email:

Application Instructions:
Please submit a CV and letter of application (max 3 pages) addressing the technical, professional/knowledge, and experience elements of the Role Description.

Applications close: 03/03/2021 11:00 PM

- Pre Employment Declaration.pdf
- Role Description - ASO6 Senior Policy Officer.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.