– Digital Technology (2 Positions Available)
• 95,275 - $115,276 (Plus Superannuation)
• Fixed Term – 2 Years
• Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
Industry Technology Coordinator, Sheep – Digital Technology
• Usual Work Location: Bendigo
Industry Technology Coordinator, Dairy – Digital Technology
• Usual Work Location: Maffra or Ellinbank
Two Industry Technology Coordinator positions have been created to work in each region to lead the coordination, design, development and delivery of services to implement bespoke on-farm digital solutions. Each role will apply technical skills and knowledge of internet-enabled farming and combine that with leadership and network management to meet specifi c needs of government, industry, supply chain, consumers and suppliers.
The position will lead the recruitment of farm businesses and establish a framework to support participants throughout the trial. A digital farm plan will be developed for each farm to map business processes and identify opportunities for tailored solutions using sensors, robotics or other digital technologies. Through this process, the Industry Technology Coordinator will support trial participants to select an IoT solution/s for their farm.
To be successful in this role you will have experience in implementing and monitoring digital technology, demonstrated project management experience, along with the ability and experience in leading the design and development of products. Strong communication skills, building and maintaining relationships are vital to this role.
For a confidential discussion, please call Sze Flett, Director, Horticulture Services on 03 9217 4284.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.For further information on the position, and position description, and to apply please visit www.careers.vic.gov.au and refer to 024036.
Applications close 9 January 2019.
Authorised by the Victorian Government,
1 Spring Street, Melbourne