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Sustainability Projects Officer

The City of Canada Bay is a thriving, colourful community, surrounded by the beautiful bays of Sydney Harbour. The area is also known for its parklands, cycle paths and walkways.

City of Canada Bay Council’s values underpin how we operate.

We act with integrity; We empower our people; We are respectful; We work together; We innovate.


Sustainability Project Officer

Job No. CB17801

$77,642 - $89,288 per annum + super

Fixed Term 1 year Full time - 35 hours per week, Nine day fortnight


We are looking for an energetic, flexible and highly motivated team player to manage and support a variety of environmental projects and programs within the Sustainability & Waste team. This role will primarily focus on delivering greenhouse gas emission reduction programs, climate resilience projects and environmental policy and strategy work relating to Councils Environmental Strategy, Emissions Reduction Action Plan, Urban Tree Canopy Strategy, Litter Strategy and Biodiversity Strategy. 

Some of the main priorities of the role include:

  • Developing and implementing a program of environmental workshops
  • Environmental and climate resilience reporting
  • Delivering climate change and greenhouse gas emissions reduction projects which help meet our net zero emissions target

Motivated, experienced and passionate about what you do, you will be involved in integrating, reporting and tracking environmental sustainability throughout Council’s operations. This position will involve community meetings outside of normal business hours, which requires some night and weekend work.

To be successful in this role you will need to have tertiary qualifications and/or experience relevant to environmental or sustainability fields.  You will have excellent communication skills including the confidence to deal with the community and other departments within the organisation.  You will also have the ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment with a high degree of computer literacy essential for this position.


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Closing Date:  Sunday , 10 July 2022 at 11:30pm


For further information on this position please contact Belinda Koytz, Manager Sustainability & Waste on 9911 6421.


If you have any accessibility requirements, please feel free to contact Paul Mitchell on 02 9911 6291 or email [email protected] to discuss.

The City of Canada Bay Council is a Child Safe Organisation that recognises and advocates for the rights of Children and Young People and are committed to a Safe Workplace. 

The City of Canada Bay Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer committed to maintaining, growing and supporting a diverse, respectful, collaborative & inclusive workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from diverse community groups and ages including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQA+, people with disabilities, women, and other diversity groups.

The successful applicant for this role will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or provide evidence of an approved medical contraindication form. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure they are able to meet all requirements in line with Councils COVID Safe Workplace Policy & Procedure (once adopted), WHS requirements and prevailing NSW Public Health Orders.

“Formal offers of employment are subject to standard Council pre-employment checks including medical and other background checks”

Closed a month ago
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  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Engineering Environmental, Environment, Food Technology, Medical

  • Locations:

    New South Wales,

  • Closing Date:10th Jul 2022, 12:00 am


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