Another job in Sydney requiring science communication skills………

Knowledge Strategy Project Officer OEH 165-13 - 00001WXU


Office of Environment and Heritage 

Location: Goulburn Street, Sydney

Employment Status: Permanent Full-Time

Classification: Environment Officer Class 8

Vacancy Ref: OEH 165-13


Contribute to the Knowledge Strategy program and knowledge management by providing scientific/technical skills and analysis, and delivering science communication resources and programs.


Job Notes: Applicants must address the selection criteria and apply online at Please do not submit copies of qualifications online. If you are invited to attend an interview you will be required to produce relevant documentation then. Electronic applications must be MS Office 2003 compatible. Late applications will not be accepted. Applicants must have permanent Australian Residency to apply for this position.


Information Packages Contact: Angela McCormack (02) 6740 2349


Information Package


Applicants Guide


Applications Close: Sunday, 13 October 2013 



 Sydney Region-Sydney City

Work Type


Total Remuneration Package: $104,466 pa. Package includes salary ($83,722 pa - $94,454 pa), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.

Job Category

 Science and Technology


 Office of Environment and Heritage

Contact Angela McCormack - (02) 6740 2349 or 0448 274 093



Please refer to the position description.


Selection Criteria 

1.       Scientific qualifications, knowledge and demonstrated experience in contributing to major science programs and delivering science communication.

2.       Demonstrated experience in delivering rigorous science programs and science communication.

3.       Ability to work within a flexible, multi-disciplinary team working in collaboration with research partners to deliver customer focussed results from science projects.

4.       Proven ability to contribute to the Science Division and OEH corporate priorities.

5.       Demonstrated ability to maintain and utilise relationships with peers in OEH, other government agencies and external clients and collaborators.

6.       Well developed communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, with particular emphasis on ability to engage with and present technical knowledge to a wide range of audiences.

7.       Well-developed knowledge of science project management including budgets, allocation of resources, and reporting on results achieved.




Dr Louise Goggin

Knowledge Service Team

NSW Office of Environment & Heritage

Department of Premier & Cabinet

c/-Room 302, Natural Resources Building (W55)

University of New England, Armidale 2351

Tel: 6773 1399

Mob: 0477 388003


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