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Senior Cultural Heritage Officer

Downs South West Region; Program Delivery & Operations; Infrastructure Management and Delivery; Toowoomba

In the role of Senior Cultural Heritage Officer you will provide high level guidance and high level cultural heritage management expertise to meet Departmental and Queensland Government cultural heritage management commitments.

Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Arts/Culture/Heritage
Classification PO4
Workplace Location Toowoomba region
Job ad reference QLD/327922/19
Closing date 26-Nov-2019
Job duration
Contact person Janelle Haughey
Contact details PH: (07) 4639 0745

Accountabilities include:

• Undertake, review and supervise cultural heritage assessments, management plans, audits, incident reports and agreements in accordance with Departmental Standards, Policies and Manuals.

• Undertake and supervise activities in accordance with cultural heritage and environmental legislation as well as departmental requirements.

• Negotiate design solutions to meet cultural heritage objectives.

• Manage complaints on cultural heritage issues.

• Collect and analyse data for cultural heritage systems.

• Develop and maintain cultural heritage databases, policy and processes.

• Provide high level/technical cultural heritage advice, options and solutions within the Darling Downs District and across the Downs South West Region.

• Communicate with key internal and external stakeholders.

• Develop and maintain strategic relationships within Transport and Main Roads.

• Independently apply knowledge and guide others in the application of cultural heritage principals and methodologies.

• Undertake research and assemble historical data to evaluate authenticity and significance of findings to be used in cultural heritage documentation.

• Apply knowledge and understanding of geology, vegetation and soil types and its impact on cultural heritage.

This role reports to the Manager Technical Services.

Applications to remain current for 12 months

Job Ad Reference: QLD/327922/19

Closing Date: Tuesday, 26 November 2019


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