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Assistant Project Officer Investigations

Organisation/Entity: Natural Resources Access Regulator
Job Category:
  • Projects | Project Support
  • Research and Analysis | Reporting
Job Location:
  • Regional NSW / Riverina & Murray
Job Reference Number: 516520
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: Clerk Grade 5/6
Closing Date: 25/07/2021 - 11:55 PM


  • Provide project and administrative support for the successful delivery of key projects
  • Ongoing permanent Clerk Grade 5/6 vacancies for 1 x Deniliquin/Albury and 1 x Tamworth locations
  • 35 hours per week with salaries starting from $85,744.00   


The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is currently seeking results-driven Assistant Project Officers to join the Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) project teams.


About the role


Deliver multiple project and forums/roundtable support activities in line with agreed standards and objectives, given tight deadlines and competing demands and priorities.


Assist the project team to complete tasks and implement project plans, including collating documents and records regarding relevant issues to ensure projects comply with agreed project methodologies and that agreed outcomes are achieved.


Provide regulatory support to NRAR operational functions including licensing and approvals, compliance monitoring and audit and compliance investigations and the delivery of basic regulatory milestones and outputs for NRAR’s operational functions.


There are two roles currently available. One role is based in either Deniliquin or Albury, with a second role based in Tamworth.


To learn more about the roles, click here to view the role description.


About You


In this busy and challenging role, you will demonstrate the ability to grasp new concepts and perform research and analysis as required. You will have excellent written, verbal and report writing skills in the preparation of project briefs to support informed decision making and planning, of both project delivery and compliance.


You will exercise diplomacy and judgement when liaising with representatives of peak government and non-government bodies, and key industry participants and be a consummate team player to ensure the successful delivery of key projects for NSW Government.


About Us


The Natural Resources Access Regulator (NRAR) Act 2017 enacted by the NSW Parliament in November 2017 provides for the establishment of a new independent water regulator in NSW focused on establishing best practice water regulation underpinned by ethics, good governance and stakeholder engagement to deliver effective and reliable water regulation for the people of NSW.


 Applying for the role


Applicants must address their suitability by supplying an updated copy of their resume and a brief cover letter (no more than two pages) that outlines their skills and experience relevant to the role.


Join a passionate and dedicated team of professionals who take immense pride in supporting the Government’s commitment to community’s fair and equitable access to water.  


For further information, please contact  Tim O'Connell on 0409 154 285 or timothy.oconnell@nrar.nsw.gov.au.


Applications close on Sunday 25 July 2021, at 11:55pm


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


Our commitment to flexible working:

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity, and delivery of high-quality services. We understand that flexibility means different things to different people and are committed to offering flexible work arrangements where and when possible.


Our commitment to diversity:

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment recognises that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.