An exciting opportunity exists to join this small State Government Organisation as a Technical Officer. If you have a tertiary degree particularly in Science, Environmental Science or Natural Resource Management and would like to establish your career long term in government, then I want to hear from you.Key Accountabilities in this role:Collect spatial and geographic information, as directed, to inform current research programs.Develop an effective working relationships with relevant related organisations to ensure alignment of strategic responses, working collaboratively to deliver information on research requirements.Coordinate and assist with data collection, monitoring and research programs that assess activities, sustainability and impact.Provide advice and assistance to stakeholders in relation to research timelines and requirements.Participate in activities supporting research including research design, providing technical support in equipment set up and maintenance and collection of data.Work directly with the Director, Strategy and Research and Research Principal in planning and evaluation of key research activities.Key Selection Criteria for this role:Having a high level of verbal skills and the ability to convey complex concepts simply and clearly to stakeholders in ways that are easily understood.Possessiong high level writing skills, including experience in writing clear, succinct reports, correspondence and material for a wide-variety of different community sectors.Proven initiative and ability to plan and prioritise effectively, set goals and high-standards of performance, and to be accountable for delivering projects while balancing priorities.Proven ability to establish and maintain sustainable relationships with people, stakeholders and industry and provide strategic and technical advice.Desired Experience/Qualifications to be effective in this role:Previous experience with environmental research and processes involved in data collection.Knowledge of and experience in the wildlife and environment space would be desirable.Previous experience in a regulatory or educational function would be advantageous.A relevant tertiary degree Science, Environmental Science or Natural Resource management, ideally with experience in wildlife/environmental management would be well regarded.What I'm doing:Finding the right candidate for this role is urgent. I'm seeking to discuss further, including providing a more detailed position description to the right fit. This role is highly autonomous with the flexibility to work from home from mostly anywhere Northeast, NorthSouth Victoria. Due to the urgency of this position and the need to find the right fit, only applicants who contact me by 12pm Monday 20th September with suitable skills will be assessed. If you think you are that superstar candidate I'm looking for, please APPLY NOW, or for a confidential discussion, including a full position description, please email me at email@example.com At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.