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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.

TI is seeking an experienced Natural Resources Specialist whose role

will be located at our Launceston Office, however the role will require

the incumbent to travel throughout the state regularly.

This role reports to the General Manager Environment, Health and Safety.

The primary objective of this role is to support the implementation

of Tasmanian Irrigation’s environmental requirements by monitoring

and reporting on its environmental compliance obligations for existing

schemes, new schemes and supporting regulatory approval processes.

The key roles and responsibilities are:

• Implement and manage TI’s surface water, groundwater and aquatic

habitat monitoring program.

• Design water quality and habitat monitoring programs for each

scheme when required.

• 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

compliance reporting.

• Complete reporting to meet State and Federal compliance obligations.

• Provide environmental support services to internal staff as required.

• Complete fauna and flora field surveys and impact assessments as

required, 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 permit applications such as permits to take flora and fauna.

• Other responsibilities as directed by the General Manager Environment,

Health and Safety.

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

Science, Ecology or a related discipline.

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

of the same.

Please direct any enquiries to: recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au

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

COB 15 May 2021.

Senior Advisor People and Culture

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.

To support TI through this exciting growth and beyond, TI is seeking to

appoint a Senior Advisor – People and Culture. This is a full time role

for one person, or may be a job share, part time role for two people.

The primary objectives of this role are being responsible for the delivery

of human resources, industrial relations, training and organisational

development support across TI. This role includes developing and

administering HR related processes, programs and systems to support

managers and employees, creating and sustaining the right culture,

capability, talent and leadership skills to support TI’s business strategy

and operations.

The key areas of knowledge and experience are:

• HR, OD, IR and training

• Provision of generalist advice, support and information to all levels

of management.

• Administration and ongoing enhancement of HR policies and procedures.

• Implementation of the HR Strategy Framework to achieve the

organisation’s strategic and operational priorities.

• Overseeing and participating in the employee induction process,

including re-inducting employees regularly.

• Managing the ongoing development and deployment of TI’s

performance planning and review systems.

• Supporting managers to ensure the ongoing development and

support of employee skills and training.

• Assisting in the completion of an annual remuneration review.

• Co-ordinating TI’s Employee Assistance Program and employee

wellbeing program.

• Providing back up for Payroll as required.

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 state in your application if you are seeking full time

or part time work. If you are seeking part time work, please state the

number of hours you are seeking.

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

COB 22 May 2021.


General Manager Program Development and Delivery

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

has a principle task to develop and operate irrigation schemes

in Tasmania. TI facilitates the expansion of high economic value

agricultural production through the reliable delivery of water.

Visit www.tasmanianirrigation.com.au for further information.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic General Manager

Program Development and Delivery to join the leadership team as

the organisation enters the next stage of growth with the Pipeline

to Prosperity program. Reporting directly to the CEO, this role

will provide executive level leadership and management of the

development of TI’s capital program and delivery of capital projects

consisting of 10 projects at an estimated value of $950m, whilst

effectively managing a variety of stakeholder relationships. This

state-wide role will ensure the delivery of a program of capital works

that provide the best possible service to TI’s customers/stakeholders,

including state and commonwealth governments.

The successful applicant will provide leadership across the

organisation but particularly to members of the Program

Development and Delivery team to proactively maintain a positive,

values based, adaptable, enduring culture and work environment.

Experience in a similar senior role supported by expertise across

general management, program, and project and business case

development and delivery is essential. This position will drive

performance improvement and teamwork and will also provide

the opportunity to work closely with the community and develop

a partnership approach across a broad range of stakeholders.

Experience within the water industry or agribusiness would be

highly desirable.

For a confidential discussion or to request a copy of the role

statement, please contact Lynne Chapman on 0467 229 445 or

lynne@chapmanexecutive.com.au. To submit an application, please

apply online at www.chapmanexecutive.com.au by Wednesday,

12 May 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.

TI is seeking an experienced Environment Coordinator whose role will

be located at our Launceston Office, however the role will require the

incumbent to travel throughout the state.

This role reports to the General Manager Environment, Health and Safety.

The primary objectives of this role are to oversee and complete key

tasks for the Farm Water Access Planning process and to support the

environmental approvals and environmental compliance activities of

the Environment, Health and Safety Team.

The role’s key responsibilities include:

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

in future & operational schemes

• Provide auditing and administrative assistance in the Annual Farm

WAP Audit Process

• Overseeing and assisting in environmental compliance calendar

activities relating to the EHS Team

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

programs for new Tranche 3 and existing operational schemes.

• Manage and update operational environmental management plans

for all operational schemes including auditing duties, development

of supporting documentation and reporting procedures, and

training operators.

• Provide environmental support for new and operational schemes

including process, regulatory and compliance activities.

• Assist in the implementation and management of the water licence

data management compliance program.

• Assist in the development of new Farm WAPs and in the development

of amendments to current Farm WAPs in operational schemes.

• 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.

• Working with the EHS Team and across the business on relevant projects

• Other environmental duties as required and directed by the General

Manager Environment, Health and Safety.

You will need to be tertiary qualified in Environmental Science, Natural

Resource Management, Agricultural Science or a related discipline.

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

of the same.

Please direct enquiries to recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au

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

COB 15 May 2021.

Project and Scheme Accountant

Your New Company

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.


Your New Role - 3 year contract

Reporting to the Accounting and Finance Manager, this position

plays a vital role in Tasmanian Irrigation’s successful operations and

future development. Your financial knowledge will play an important

role in supporting Project Managers monitor whether a project is

on track, within budget and meeting funding guidelines. Your role

will provide detailed variance reporting and commentary for senior

management whilst being responsible for maintaining project financial

reports, ledgers and undertaking funding returns to the Commonwealth

and DPIPWE.


What you’ll need to succeed

The ideal applicant will hold a degree in Business or Finance or be

a CA or CPA qualified accountant with at least 3 years accounting

experience. You will have demonstrated experience in financial

reporting, budgeting, forecasting and providing variance commentary.

You will also be an excellent communicator and relationship builder

who can present complex issues succinctly.


What you’ll get in return

In addition to an excellent salary, you will have the opportunity to

influence the organisation’s future growth which will make a visible

positive impact right across Tasmania. With a flexible and positive

working culture, you will be part of an organisation that will value you

and support your future development.


What you need to do now

A full position description can be found here

If you match the description above and would like to be considered

for this role, please send through your application addressing the

Key Roles and Responsibilities, and the essential skills requirements

including the Workplace Health and Safety criteria and outline the your

knowledge and experience of the same.

recruitment @tasirrigation.com.au

The closing date for this application is 24 May, 2021.

Commercial Analyst

Your New Company

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.


Your New Role

Reporting to the Corporate Services Manager, this multi-faceted

position plays a vital role in Tasmanian Irrigation’s successful

operations and future development. Providing detailed analysis,

modelling and reporting to the leadership team, you will utilise your

commercial acumen and analytical skills to identify business and

process improvement opportunities. You will assist in the commercial

negotiation of key supply contracts along with the collation, analysis

and provision of data relating to various forecasting, financial and

economic models across the organisation.


What you’ll need to succeed

The ideal applicant will hold a degree in Business or Finance or be a

CA or CPA qualified accountant with at least 5 years of experience in a

financial services role within a complex commercial organisation. You

will have demonstrated financial, commercial and economic modelling

capability with the ability to distil and present complex analysis simply

and succinctly. An excellent problem solver with a pro-active nature,

you will also be comfortable with Power BI, SharePoint and other

reporting software.


What you’ll get in return

In addition to an excellent salary, you will have the opportunity to

influence the organisation’s future growth which will make a visible

positive impact right across Tasmania. With a flexible and positive

working culture, you will be part of an organisation that will value you

and support your future development.


What you need to do now

A full position description can be found here

If you match the description above and would like to be considered

for this role, please send through your application addressing the Key

Roles and Responsibilities, Workplace Health and Safety criteria and

the Essential Skills requirements to recruitment@tasirrigation.com.au.

The closing date for this application is, 22 May 2021.