Job Vacancy 18/14 – Administration Officer – Environmental and Health Services (Temporary)

Burdekin Shire Council is currently seeking applications for an Administration Officer to provide administrative support for Council’s Environmental and Health Services. This is a temporary position for a period of up to three years.  Although this position is offered on a full time basis, Council will consider applications submitted on a part time basis.

The Position

The key responsibilities include:

  • Provide administrative support for Environmental and Health Services.
  • Process and maintain all licences including raising the licence, coordinating renewal notices, monitoring payments and issuing the licence.
  • Coordinate animal registration renewals and balance payments.

The Person

The successful applicant will possess the following attributes at a minimum:

  • Considerable experience in general office administration.
  • General knowledge of Environment and Health functions and activities.
  • General knowledge of legislation and local laws applying to the position.
  • Considerable experience in the use of computer software systems in an administrative role.
  • Considerable experience in attending to correspondence and compilation of reports.
  • Ability to plan and prioritise own work to meet deadlines and achieve outcomes.
  • Demonstrated high level of communication skills both written and oral.
  • Considerable experience with sourcing and providing information.

Applicants should familiarise themselves with the entire position description.

The applicable salary is to a ceiling of Level 3 ($67,828pa) with the commencing salary dependent upon the skills and experience of the successful applicant.

Application packages are available from the Human Resources Office on (07) 4783 9800 or you can download the application package using the following link.

Applications for 18/14 – Administration Officer – Environmental and Health Services should include:

  • A cover letter
  • A current resume
  • Statements addressing the selection criteria found in the Position Description

Applications can be submitted using one of the following methods:

Applications close on Tuesday, 3 April 2018 at 5.00pm. Word or PDF format is preferable.

For further information please contact Dan Mulcahy, Manager Governance and Local Laws on (07) 4783 9800.

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