Work Health Safety Administration Officer
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 28 May 2019

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $77,155 - $81,668
Position No: 22517
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 14 May 2019
Contact Officer: Michael Whitehouse on michael.whitehouse@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 3164

Details: Procurement ACT is seeking an experienced and motivated candidate to fill a Work Health and Safety (WHS) Administration Officer role within the Operations team in Procurement ACT. The successful candidate will be a part of a small project team responsible for implementing the ACT Government’s Active Certification Policy, WHS reporting and the promotion of WHS and safety practices on ACT Government construction sites. Supporting the Superintendent of Works and the WHS Advisor the role provides administrative responsibilities, including managing a range of tasks, scheduling assurance audits, communications activities, research and analysis, and preparation of briefing documents for senior officials and Ministers. Strong communication skills are essential for this role. The successful candidate will be required to liaise at various levels across a range of areas throughout the Government whilst maintaining a high degree of confidentiality and discretion. The candidate will also need to adhere to and promote the principles of the Respect Equity and Diversity (RED) Framework, Work Health and Safety (WHS), and the ACTPS Values and Signature Behaviours to maintain a safe, healthy and fair workplace for all staff. Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability, and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Note: This is a temporary position available for a period of six months with the possibility of extension and/or permanency.
How to Apply: Applicants should address the Selection Criteria (with a maximum of 300 words per criterion), provide an Application Coversheet, details of two referees and a current Curriculum Vitae via email to jobs@act.gov.au.

Career interest categories:

Administration and Governance
Business and Commercial Services