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Tasmanian Government

Project Manager, Port Governance (005347)

Department of State Growth
Transport and Infrastructure Services
Infrastructure Tasmania

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 8
Salary:$127,141.00 to $135,790.00 per annum
Employment Type: Fixed-term, flexible, Fixed-term, full-time
Region: South

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Period of Appointment

Appointment to the role is on a fixed term flexible (up to 73.5 hours per fortnight) basis for two (2) years. 


  • Lead the review of the regulatory framework for delivery of port services in Tasmania, including maritime safety and emergency response functions.
  • Develop, implement and manage the project using effective project management methodology to achieve high quality outcomes within defined timeframes and resource constraints.
  • Manage relationships with Government owned corporations, statutory bodies and private providers through the process of regulatory reform.
  • Manage consultancies as required to support development of recommendations to ensure provision of a contemporary management framework for delivery of port services.
  • Prepare high level reports, correspondence, publications, presentations and briefing material as required, and review key documents.
  • In consultation with senior executive, develop recommendations for consideration by Cabinet.
  • Manage any statutory drafting program arising from the review process.

Essential Requirements

As a result of a risk assessment process, the Head of Agency gave consideration to where vaccination is a necessary control to protect the health and safety of workers and the community and therefore it has been determined that prior to appointment to these duties a person is to provide evidence that they are vaccinated against the disease known as COVID-19. This risk assessment determined that all workers in the Department are required to be fully vaccinated or provide an approved exemption. Please refer to the Statement of Duties for further information or call the contact person with any questions. 

Desirable Requirements

  • Current driver’s licence.
  • A relevant degree or other tertiary qualification, or equivalent experience.

Download the Statement of Duties and Associated Documents

Download File Statement of Duties - Project Manager Port Governance.docx

Download File Statement of Duties - Project Manager Port Governance.pdf

Download File Advice to applicants.DOCX

Download File Advice to applicants.pdf


For more information

Name: James Verrier
Position:  Director, Transport Systems and Planning Policy
Phone: (03) 6166 3480

How to apply

To apply, please provide a one - two page document outlining your experience skills, and knowledge as they relate to the statement of duties and a copy of your current resume.

Online applications are preferred, please click the blue Apply Now button.


Complete the following application form and email your application to us at

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).DOCX

Download File Application for Employment (Form 201).pdf


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  2. Speak to the Contact Officer if you have any questions.
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