Work with MLDRIN

Current Vacancies

Aboriginal Waterway Assessment Project Officer (AWA)

  • Full Time, two-year contract
  • $75,000 – $80,000 per annum (depending on qualifications and experience), plus superannuation
  • Access to work vehicle provided
  • Regular travel and outdoors work involved
  • Three-month probation period


MLDRIN provides a united voice Sovereign First Nations along the Southern part of the Murray Darling Basin. It includes 25 First Nations, who have a unique connection to the rivers and waterways of the region. MLDRIN is focussed on caring for the rivers and the recognition of Aboriginal water rights.


This role will work with First Nations and lead MLDRIN’s implementation of the Aboriginal Waterway Assessment (AWA) tool in Victoria.  The AWA tool is a First Nations-owned research tool designed to assess the cultural and environmental health of waterways on Country.


In this role you will work closely with First Nations to build their understanding of the AWA tool, and it will involve you in identifying and facilitating training and capacity building to support First Nations’ application of the tool.


For more details and and how to apply, click here.

To download the detailed Position Description click here

Applications close 5th of February, 2021