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Project Officer

Advertiser: Western Metropolitan Regional CouncilMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
5 Dec 2018
Perth, CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs
$75,000 - $79,999 plus super
Work Type
Government & Defence, Government - Local

Project Officer

The Western Metropolitan Regional Council is a local government organisation with five Member Councils.  It provides waste reduction, recycling and waste management services; and operates the West Metro Recycling Centre in Shenton Park.

This contract role, initially for 6 months, is focussed on the planning and execution of WMRC business development projects.  

The principal duties are:

  • prepare project plans, feasibility studies, risk management plans and project proposals;
  • draw up tender and other procurement documents;
  • review tenders and commercial proposals;
  • manage service contracts;
  • prepare project planning and progress reports
  • manage service contracts; and
  • manage relationships with customers, service suppliers and other stakeholders.

Applicants should address the following selection criteria:


  1. Knowledge of good waste practices including avoidance, minimisation, reuse and recycling.
  2. Project planning, coordination and execution experience within a team environment.
  3. Experience in the preparation and letting of tenders and other procurement instruments.
  4. Contract management experience.
  5. Current Motor Vehicle Driver’s Licence.


  1. Tertiary qualifications in commerce, engineering or a related field.
  2. Experience in working with or in State or Local Government.
  3. Experience in working with or in waste management industry.
  4. Safety management experience in an operational environment.

Applications close 17 December 2018

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