NSW Government

Job Description

Organisation / Entity:

Local Land Services

Job category:

  • Animal Care

  • Planning

  • Projects

Job location:

  • Regional NSW

  • Central & North Coasts – Newcastle & Hunter Valley / Lismore & Far North Coast

  • Regional NSW / Bathurst & Central West NSW

  • Regional NSW / Dubbo & West NSW

  • Regional NSW / Riverina & Murray

  • Regional NSW / Tamworth & North West NSW

Job reference number:


Work type:


Total remuneration package:

Advisory & Technical 38hrs Grade 5

Closing date:

21/01/2024 – 11:55 PM

  • Salary from $93,295 to $102,941 p.a + super

  • Temp opportunity up to 30th June 2025

  • Multiple roles across NSW

  • Create a legacy using your specialist skills & get noticed making a positive impact

Our open secret: Deliver with impact, connect to what matters & live your way!

The opportunity

The Local Land Services (LLS) is supporting the livestock industry to make the transformative leap in Sheep & Goat eID Implementation in New South Wales.

We are seeking 9 highly motivated and skilled people to join us in our mission to support Sheep & Goat eID Implementation in New South Wales.

Senior Biosecurity Officers play a crucial role, delivering essential messages, providing comprehensive training, and extending support to producers, saleyards, and LLS staff. Guided by the Project Officer – Coordinator LLS Sheep & Goat eID Implementation and working closely with regional AB&W Team Leaders, their efforts focus on establishing enduring traceability and compliance policies, shaping the future of biosecurity beyond the project’s initial implementation.

  • Manage local biosecurity programs, ensuring compliance and effective risk mitigation.

  • Implement strategic plans to enhance customer understanding of biosecurity.

  • Monitor, evaluate, and report on project achievement.

  • Develop customer capacity through targeted biosecurity training.

  • Manage dynamic environments by translating plans into field programs.

  • Address emerging biosecurity issues amid evolving industry and community expectations.

  • Collaborate effectively with stakeholders, enforcing diverse legislative requirements and policies.

Each role is located in one of the LLS regions: Riverina, Western, Central Tablelands, Central West, Northern Tablelands, Murray, Hunter & North West. Check out the LLS web page to see which locations fall under each region & which region you would be interested in working with.

Essentials for this role:

  • Current NSW Class C Driver License and willingness to travel.

  • Refer to the role description for essential criteria.

About Us

Local Land Services (LLS) is an Executive Agency within the Department of Regional NSW. It provides quality, customer-focused services to landholders and the community across New South Wales. This regionally based organisation brings together a wide range of service and advisory functions including agriculture, biosecurity, natural resource management, land management, biodiversity, emergency services and private native forestry.
We are committed to making a real difference within the local community, and we are seeking a high achiever to help us with this. You will be part of a highly respected team that values its employees and their input.

How to apply

Please apply in the portal with your resume and a one-page cover letter demonstrating how your experience in project management meets the capabilities and requirements of the role & identify which region you are interested in working with.

You can download the Role Description & if you have any questions, you can reach out to Andrew Mulligan on 0428 721 861

Applications are due by 11:55pm Sunday 21st January 2024.

Job Closing Date 21 Jan, 2024

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