Senior Ranger - Domestic Animal Services
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 19 November 2019

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $78,197 - $82,771
Position No: 09804
Directorate: Transport Canberra and City Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 05 November 2019
Contact Officer: Jamie Morgan on jamie.morgan@act.gov.au or 0419268382

Domestic Animal Services (DAS) is seeking applications from highly motivated, resilient and committed people to fill the role of a Senior Ranger. The Senior Ranger will be based at the Mugga Lane Animal Shelter in Symonston and will be responsible for investigating alleged breaches of the Domestic Animals Act 2000 and Animal Welfare Act 1992, and the enforcement of regulatory actions. This will involve responding to complaints in field including attacks, roaming dogs, dogs within prohibited areas and animal nuisance complaints. The Senior Ranger will have responsibility for mentoring and supporting rangers to ensure regulatory and public safety matters are dealt with appropriately. The ACT Public Service 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, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People Registration refer to http://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a id/1804.
Note: An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months.
How to Apply: Applicants are asked to supply a written application addressing the Selection Criteria limiting responses to 350 words per criteria, along with your current curriculum vitae, listing two referees and their contact details.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) will be established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position.

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