Administration Officer BCT – Disability targeted role Job at Environment, Energy and Science – in Sydney NSW

Job Description

Disability targeted Temporary full-time opportunity (up to 2 years)

Parramatta or Regional location by negotiation

$66,942 – $73,380 plus employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading

This is a targeted role for people with disability through the program: ElevateAbility. This program provides an opportunity for people with disability to gain an employment opportunity at the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment, specifically working for the NSW Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT). ElevateAbility provides the successful candidate a buddy and mentor to help them with their onboarding and development journey.

As Administration Officer you will provide a range of administrative functions and related support to administration staff and other team members to enable the efficient operation of the work unit and facilitate the Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT) to achieve its strategic objectives.

This is a targeted role under GSE Rule 26 and people with disability (as defined in Disability Discrimination Act 1992) are encouraged to apply.

To be successful in this role you will:
Demonstrate an ability to prioritise and carry out administrative tasks and balance conflicting demands in a high-volume work environment.

Work with minimal supervision and respond constructively to frequent changes of priority.

Have a proven ability to learn and adapt quickly to different work environments, requirements of senior staff and work assignments.

About Our Team

The Biodiversity Conservation Trust (BCT) is established under Part 10 of the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016. The BCT’s roles are to:

Support and encourage landholders to enter agreements to conserve and protect biodiversity on private land, guided by the government’s Biodiversity Conservation Investment Strategy; and

Secure biodiversity offsets when developers choose to pay into the Biodiversity Conservation Fund; and other activities that promote greater awareness, appreciation and understanding of, biodiversity and the importance of conserving it.

Applying for the Role

If you are excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume, and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role. The information provided in your application needs to show how you meet the focus capabilities of the role.

The following links are aimed at aiding your application submission:

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Applying for a role in the NSW public sector

Applications Close: Thursday, 28 October, 11.55 pm

For general enquires about the role, please contact Tania Rose, Executive Officer, 9995 6553, [email protected] For recruitment or eligibility questions please contact Graeme Ellis at [email protected]

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.

Good to Know

The recruitment process will entail an interview with the panel via Microsoft Teams and a work sample task to demonstrate skills inherit to the role.

If you are deemed as a recommended candidate following your interview, we will be completing reference checks as part of our recruitment process before a final decision is made on the outcome of your application.

Looking for more information or assistance in applying?

Our Diversity team can assist to:
provide alternative formats to apply

make adjustments to the recruitment process

offer information about workplace adjustments and support networks.

We encourage people with disability to apply. If you have disability and require more information on adjustments and assistance to apply, contact the Diversity team on [email protected] PJ Hothi – Manager Inclusion and Diversity 8289 6740 (please include reference number).

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander check out Our Mob on Country https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/premiers-priorities/our-mob-on-country to see the work we do and get assistance in applying.

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Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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