First listed on: 24 May 2019

Coordinator Climate Emergency and Environment Strategy


Position No: S12002
Salary: $110,498 per annum (+ super)
Permanent, Full-time

Applications Close: Tuesday 11 June 2019 at noon
Contact: Sally Moxham on 8470 8442

Darebin Council was the first Council to declare a Climate Emergency in 2016. The Coordinator Climate Emergency and Environmental Strategy is a leadership role that contributes to and promotes action on the Climate Emergency and environmental sustainability within Council operations and across the municipality through delivering services and environmental strategies.

The Coordinator Climate Emergency and Environmental Strategy manages a team of multi-disciplinary staff that develop Council’s polices and strategies on: Climate Emergency Plan, Energy, Waste, Water, and Biodiversity.

The successful applicant will possess:
• An understanding of what the climate emergency means in the context of local government.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to be able to establish and maintain sound effective working relationships residents, stakeholder organisations, the community and effectively communicate complex issues
• Demonstrated knowledge of, and experience in, the design, delivery and evaluation of environmental strategies, policies, business cases, reports, and projects in a local government context.


Apply online at or forward hard copy applications to: Manager People and Development, Darebin City Council, PO Box 91, PRESTON VIC 3072.

Applications that do not address the Key Selection Criteria as detailed in the position description will not be considered. Darebin City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organisation, or other non-merit factors. We are committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values child safety, and thorough ‘Safety Screening’ processes apply.


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