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Coordinator, Chain of Ponds Litter Action

Posted Date: 03-Aug-2022

Location: Footscray, AU

Company: Greater Western Water Limited

  • $79,702 plus 10.5% super; Flexible work options, WFH & Footscray/ Sunbury Office
  • Supportive team focused on reducing litter in the Moonee Ponds Creek.
  • Fixed Term Contract 30 June 2024 Part time 2.5 Days per week


About Greater Western Water

We’re a Victorian government owned water corporation that provides water and wastewater services. Our service area stretches from Melbourne’s city centre through to Lancefield in the north and Bacchus Marsh in the west and is home to some of the fastest-growing communities in Australia.


The opportunity

The purpose of the Chain of Ponds Litter Action Coordinator Role is to facilitate a reduction in the incidence and impact of litter in the Moonee Ponds Creek.


The Chain of Ponds Litter Action Coordinator will work from an agreed Plan and will be supported by the Lead to achieve the desired outcomes.



  • Prepare agendas, minutes, and reports to support the function of the Litter Working Group
  • Meet with councils and agencies to discuss local and regional litter “hotspots” and what actions are being taken to reduce the impact
  • Update the Chain of Ponds website with Litter Working Group progress and annual reports
  • Assist in organising the activities of the Chain of Ponds Litter Working Group.
  • Engage with the Wurundjeri Woi wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation on litter projects as appropriate and in conjunction with the Chain of Ponds Collaboration Lead


Skills & Experience

  • A tertiary qualification or equivalent in Environmental/ Water/ Waste Management/ Litter Management or Project Management or Behavioural Change would be highly regarded
  • An understanding of existing legislation, regulations and policies regarding litter and pollution in Victoria
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to facilitate, engage and work collaboratively with multiple diverse stakeholders
  • Proven ability to deliver on agreed objectives


If this sounds like you, click here to view the position description.


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Our commitment to you

We celebrate diversity and commit to fostering a flexible and inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and engaged. The community we serve come from all walks of life and so do we, we hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes Greater Western Water stronger.


Application Process

  • To apply, you will need a resume and a tailored cover letter outlining your skills, experience and suitability for the role in line with the requirements in the position description
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia
  • Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check
  • Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of immunisation records for COVID-19.


Let’s keep the conversation going, applications for this role close at 11:59pm on Wednesday, 17 August 2022.

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