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Sustainable Design Technical Advisor
Division: CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICE
Unit: GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE
Section: GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE
Salary: AUD 132,051.00 per annum plus Superannuation
Employment status: Term Contract up to 4 years
Employment arrangement: Full time
Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement
This exciting new position reflects the commitment by the City of Sydney to accelerate its leadership and delivery of environmental outcomes through its projects and day to day operations. It presents an opportunity to work with the Green Infrastructure Team to support other City business units in delivery of the objectives of the Sustainable Sydney 2030 program and the related Environmental Action 2016-2021 Strategy and Action Plan.
The Green Infrastructure team develops projects to address climate change through low carbon or renewable energy generation, such as cogeneration or photovoltaics; it supports the City’s energy and water use monitoring and efficiency initiatives; and works to conserve water resources and improve the City’s resilience through stormwater harvesting and water recycling schemes. The Team also provides advice on how to integrate sustainable design into new buildings and refurbishments and decisions around major plant and asset replacements.
The City has recently adopted a set of Sustainable Design Technical Guidelines and is in the process of integrating these into its project management process. The Technical Adviser will, among other tasks, work with the Green Infrastructure Team to:
- Provide sustainable design technical advice during the design, replacement, or refurbishment of City buildings, facilities, infrastructure and related plant and equipment.
- Assist with the further development, implementation, review and update of the City’s Sustainable Design Technical Guideline.
This position presents an opportunity for the Sustainable Design Technical Adviser to become involved in a wide range of exciting, challenging and meaningful City projects that serve the needs of the growing population of a diverse and dynamic global city.
As the ideal candidate you will have a passion for improving environment outcomes combined with a high level of interpersonal skills and commitment to work as part of a team. You will also have the knowledge and negotiation skills to advocate effectively for environmentally sustainable outcomes.
You will have strong set of technical competencies and experience to bring to the position resulting from an extensive background in building services related engineering, passive architectural design, energy and water use efficiency audits and projects or building rating schemes or similar fields.
At the City of Sydney you will join a dedicated team where individual effort is part of something much bigger – delivering great things for our city’s dynamic future
To apply: Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and address the essential criteria (selection criteria) as stated within the position description that demonstrates how you meet the requirements and how your skills and experience make you the ideal candidate to deliver on the objectives of this position. This role will require a pre-employment health declaration check.
Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.
Applications must be made online via the City’s website by Monday 11 December 2017.
For further information contact: Chris Collins, Manager Green Infrastructure Implementation on 02 9246 7295..
Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.
At the City we provide equal employment opportunity. We are committed to ensuring an accessible and inclusive work environment and encourage applications from people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
- Closing Date:
- 11 Dec 2017
- NSW - Sydney
- AUD 132,051.00 per annum plus Superannuation
- Work Type:
- Full Time
Architecture, Design & Planning