Taungurung Land and Waters Council

A rewarding employment opportunity for a Heritage Advisor – Policies & Legislation has become available at the Taungurung Land and Waters Council (TLaWC) in the Cultural Heritage team. We are the corporate representative of the Taungurung people. As a Registered Aboriginal Party (2009), TLaWC serves to uphold the interests of Taungurung people with respect to Culture and Country.

The main responsibilities of the Heritage Advisor – Policies & Legislation are to:
1) ensure efficient delivery of CHMP/CHP activities under the AHA2006
2) develop efficiencies within statutory obligations
3) develop and work towards TLaWC-led approaches to the management of the archaeological record

Full job description is available here

Status: Part time (0.6 FTE)
Term: Fixed Term until 30 June 2025
Location: Alexandra & Field work across Taungurung Country

Benefits to working with TLaWC:
• Paid days off over the Christmas period and your birthday
• Equipment provided
• Access to TLaWC pool vehicles
• NFP Salary sacrifice benefits
• Additional tax-free salary packaging on dining and accommodation expenses
• Training and development opportunities
• Access to free and confidential Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
• Contributing to useful and rewarding work and giving back to the community
• Work with a supportive and empowering team that are passionate about Traditional Owner rights and the health of Country 

Key Duties
• Ensure the timely delivery of Letters of Advice/Due Diligence Assessments
• Ensure timely evaluation of CHMPs and CHPs
• Led in the development templates for CHMPs, CHPs, and other routine tasks
• Assist in the development of workflows and procedures for all statutory activities to create efficiencies within the AHA2006 system
• Assist in the legal advice and policy development of the TLaWC-led responses to the cultural heritage management framework within Victoria
• Liaise with external stakeholders as required in the development of TLaWC-led responses to cultural management framework within Victoria
• Any other duties, as directed by the Director, RAP

• Comply with all safety policies, procedures and work instructions to support a safe work environment for all staff

Role Requirements
• Long periods of time spent sedentary at a desk
• Reasonable level of health and fitness required to perform the inherent requirements of the role

To apply:
Submit the following documents to jobs@tlawc.com.au;
• Document addressing the key selection criteria
• Resume & Cover Letter
• Details of two professional referees

If you have any questions before making a formal application, please contact – Sammy Fidge – 0421200035

Applications close 25 June

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@tlawc.com.au.