Careers

Project Manager – 3 Year Contract

Tasmanian Irrigation Pty ltd (TI) is the state-owned company responsible

for developing and operating Irrigation schemes funded through

public/private partnerships.

With 18 operational irrigation schemes, 3 mini hydro plants and $185M

of funding for the development of new schemes it is exciting times

ahead for TI and the Tasmanian Agribusiness sector.

TI is seeking an experienced Project Manager to deliver a successful

project on time and budget. The key areas of knowledge and

experience are:

• Lead the definition of project scope and objectives ensuring technical

feasibility

• Develop and work to detailed project plans, budgets and resourcing

plans to monitor and track progress

• Coordination and management of internal resources and external

consultants and contractors

• Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project

costs using appropriate verification techniques

• Successfully manage the relationship with all stakeholders, internal

and external

• Report project performance using appropriate tools and techniques

and ensure that comprehensive project documentation is maintained.

• Be a safety and environment leader.


The successful candidate will understand and implement Workplace

Health and Safety responsibilities.

A full position description can be found here



All applications must address the Key Roles and Responsibilities, and

the essential skills requirements including the Workplace Health and

Safety criteria, and outline the applicants knowledge and experience

of the same.

All applications are to be sent to: recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au by

13 June 2021.

Natural Resources Scientist

Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd (TI) is the state-owned

company responsible for developing and operating irrigation

schemes funded through public/private partnerships.

With 18 operational irrigation schemes, 3 mini hydro plants and $185M

of funding for the development of new schemes it is exciting times

ahead for TI and the Tasmanian Agribusiness sector.

TI is seeking an experienced Natural Resources Scientist based at

our Launceston Office with the opportunity to regularly work across

Tasmania in our irrigation schemes.


The role’s key responsibilities include:

• Implement and manage TI’s surface water and aquatic habitat

monitoring program

• Overseeing regulatory approval processes for construction and

maintenance of irrigation schemes

• Complete reporting to meet State and Federal compliance obligations

• Design water quality and habitat monitoring programs for schemes

• Contribute to the development and oversight of water quality

monitoring programs for construction activities

• Ensure reliable, validated and high-quality data for use in TI’s

reporting processes

• Provide environmental support services to internal staff as required

• Complete fauna and flora field surveys and impact assessments, including

background research, data management, analysis and reporting

• Manage the aquatic health of rivers and TI’s storages; including algal

blooms, aquatic weeds and pest fish

• Complete flora and fauna permit applications

• Utilise and manipulate Tasmanian Irrigation’s ESRI GIS system


You will need to be tertiary (degree) qualified in Environmental

Science, Ecology or a related discipline, and have a minimum of

5 years of working experience overseeing approval processes and/or

monitoring programs.

The successful candidate will understand and implement Workplace

Health and Safety responsibilities.


A full position description can be found here

All applications must address the Key Roles and Responsibilities, and

the essential skills requirements including the Workplace Health and

Safety criteria and outline the applicant’s knowledge and experience.


Any enquiries and application should be sent to:

recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au by COB 26 June 2021

Environment Coordinator

Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd (TI) is the state-owned company

responsible for developing and operating irrigation schemes funded

through public/private partnerships.

With 18 operational irrigation schemes, 3 mini hydro plants and $185M

of funding for the development of new schemes it is exciting times

ahead for TI and the Tasmanian Agribusiness sector.

TI is seeking an experienced Environment Coordinator based at our

Launceston Office with the opportunity to regularly work across

Tasmania in our irrigation schemes.


The role’s key responsibilities include:

• Managing the development of Farm Water Access Plans (Farm WAPs)

in future & operational schemes

• Provide auditing assistance in the annual Farm WAP Audit process

• Design and implement water quality, flora, fauna and soil monitoring

programs for new irrigation schemes and existing operational schemes

• Manage and update operational environmental management plans for

all operational schemes

• Assist in the implementation and management of the water licence

data management and compliance program

• Assist the EHS Team in the completion of annual compliance

reporting processes

• Manage Tasmanian Irrigation hydrometrics compliance requirements

• Facilitate projects as necessary such as the upgrade of sampling sites,

replacement of sampling equipment etc

• Utilise and manipulate Tasmanian Irrigation’s ESRI GIS system


You will need to be tertiary qualified (degree) in Environmental Science,

Natural Resource Management, Agricultural Science or a related discipline

and have a track record of environmental and safety performance.


A full position description can be found here

All applications must address the Key Roles and Responsibilities, and

the essential skills requirements including the Workplace Health and

Safety criteria and outline the applicant’s knowledge and experience

of the same.


Please direct enquiries to recruitment@tasmaninairrigation.com.au

All applications are to be sent to: recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au by

COB 26 June 2021.