Coordinator Environmental Services

Clarence Valley Council Full Time Permanent 9/07/2021

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right! 

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment. 

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

  • permanent full time - 70 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $92,108 - $109,841 per annum, plus superannuation
  • location - Grafton
  • flexible work options for a healthy work/life balance
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave
  • access to leaseback vehicle

About the role

With our recent Organisational restructure we have responded to the community importance of environmental issues and created the new position, Coordinator Environmental Services, to complement the new Environment and Regulatory Service Section. In this position, you will support the new Manager Environment and Regulatory Services to take a proactive role in identifying key sustainability, environmental, and public health issues for the community and Council, provide accurate information in accordance with Council Policy and legislation, and assisting in leading and driving a section to achieve our Community Strategic goals in Environmental Services. Do you have experience in health and environmental service delivery? Can you lead and manage a team of staff to ensure outcomes are achieved? Do you have an understanding of environmental health and sustainability issues, work well in a team and independently, able to report on and interpret relevant legislation? We have the position for you.

 Download the position description here.


Adam Cameron, Director Environment & Planning on (02) 6643 0204 or 0408 296 365

Closing date

Tuesday, 3 August 2021 at 11.30 pm (NSW time).

Other important information

This position is located at Council's Grafton Office, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

A probation period applies to this position.

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

For this application you will be required to supply a resume and relevant certificates and licences.


Council is an EEO employer and First Nations people are encouraged to apply.