The role

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Senior Coordinator Environment and Waste Services

Full-time, permanent role based in Darwin.

Darwin, Australia

Reference: 5945942

Are you passionate about climate change?

Do you thrive on working with internal and external stakeholders to solve complex environmental problems?

Do you want to make a genuine, tangible difference to our community and our future?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team of specialists to drive change and operational excellence.

Creating great together

We're finding innovative ways to improve efficiencies across Council, so we back people who bring their A-game, think differently and ask questions because they're curious. Here you can carve out a career path that plays to your talents, and we'll provide the platform for you to shine.

About the role

This is a genuine opportunity for the right person to make their mark. Reporting into the Executive Manager Environment and Waste Services, your objective is to ensure a comprehensive and integrated approach is applied to the strategic and operational management of the City of Darwin Environment, Climate Change & Waste Services.

Operating within an agile structure coupled with a high-performance culture, you will provide high-level advice to the Executive Manager Environment and Waste Services on environmental and waste management related issues, statutory obligations, powers, and limitation to ensure compliance across Local Government Act and Regulations, NT Environment Protection Authority and all other relevance guidance and legislation.

About you

We are looking for the person who will challenge the status quo and innovate with a passion for making a difference. Your 5 years of experience working in a similar role level paired with your qualifications Environmental Science or related discipline, will serve you well in this role. And if you have working knowledge of relevant environmental legislation, regulation, and by-laws, that's even better!

Perks of the role

  • Commencing base salary of $107,801 per annum, which is negotiable depending on skills, knowledge, and experience.
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Generous leave entitlements!

Why us?

At City of Darwin, we're passionate about building and sustaining a high-performance culture that motivates our people to deliver exceptional results. We know that every person is unique, with a wide range of goals, ambitions, and lifestyles, so we offer a wide range of benefits and working styles to suit you.


To find out more and to apply, visit and enter job code: 5945942

The vacancy closes at 5 pm Monday 13th June 2022

The City of Darwin is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background to apply.

As part of Council's recruitment process, applicants may be required to undergo pre-employment assessments, such as a Medical Assessment, National Police Check and Psychometric Assessment.

Applications Close: 13 Jun 2022

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