Job Details
  • Reference396511A_1659579732
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted9 days ago
  • ConsultantLeanne Porter

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Regulatory Officer on a contract for 10 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

  • Undertake routine assessments of applications for registrations, variations and crediting using required templates and procedures.
  • Under supervision, respond to enquirires and situations involving a high level of complexity and sensitivity which require considerable legislative interpretation and analysis while adhering to procedure and guidelines.
  • Communicate and make decisions that are based on professional judgement, evaluating risks and in the context of a complex and changing environment.
  • Research, review, provide input to and evaluate project methodologies, systems, tools and programs to achieve agency objectives and address opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • Manage procurement and contract processes when required
  • Assist with the development of communication and education materials
  • Develop productive and professional relationships with key stakeholders
  • Assist in staff supervision, training and development
  • Provide advice to scheme participants of their rights and obligations regarding schemes administered by department
  • Liaise with stakeholders and build and maintain relationships across the company business


  • Ability to understand highly technical scientific and legislative material is essential.
  • Qualifications in science relevant to agriculture, fire management, soil chemistry, environmental science and climate change are desirable.
  • Experience in conducting assessments in a regulatory capacity is desirable.
  • Experience in understanding and interpreting complex legislation is desirable.

Security Clearance

  • This position is a security-assessed position. The successful applicant will be required to hold, or be able to obtain, a Baseline security clearance.
  • All applicants must be Australian citizens.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Leanne Porter on 02 6268 9926 or email for further discussion.