Policy Officer


As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an APS6 Policy Officer on a contract until June 2021, with potential extension.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • analysis and providing expert advice on technical areas and strategic advice to assist the team develop and draft policy on electric vehicles and other future fuels
  • analysis and advice on the incorporation of new technologies in the road freight sector
  • assisting with the development of a Future Fuels Strategy
  • project planning and management of projects relating to transport, hydrogen vehicles, biofuels and electric vehicles
  • internal and external stakeholder engagement.

Our Ideal candidate will have knowledge of:

  • emerging technology in heavy vehicles for road freight
  • electric vehicles, their uptake in Australia, issues relating to their uptake, such as impacts on the electricity network, and policy measures relating to electric vehicles
  • transport applications of hydrogen, including projected uptake, and implications for transport

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have a Baseline clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Susan Nesbitt on 02 6268 9935 or email susan.nesbitt@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.