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Parking and Fire Control Officer (000608)

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About This Position

The Parking and Fire Control Officer is responsible for undertaking daily parking patrols within Kingborough, as well as undertaking inspections of properties for fire hazards. The role involves educating local residents and the public about parking laws and fire hazard abatement. You will require a strong commitment to customer service, as well as the ability to make sound enforcement decisions. The ability to interpret and apply relevant legislation is also essential.

The role is on-going, full time and the commencement salary is $28.48 per hour.

For further information about this position, contact Scott Basham, Compliance Coordinator on (03) 6211 8200.

How to Apply: The Information Package for this role is available on Council’s website

To ensure your application is considered, you must provide a current resume and a statement addressing the selection criteria. Applications can be submitted online through the Employment Portal on Council’s website or by email on

Applications close at 4pm on Friday 20 December 2019.

Mandatory Requirements

Please address these selection criteria in your application:


  1. The ability to correctly interpret and enforce legislation, by-laws, and regulations relevant to the role and make sound enforcement decisions.
  2. Demonstrated experience in a customer service environment, including the ability to effectively deal with conflict and stressful situations.
  3. The ability to communicate effectively and confidentially, both verbally and in writing including the timely production of letters and emails.
  4. Demonstrated time management skills, including the ability to plan and organise own work priorities.
  5. Proficient computer and keyboard skills utilising Microsoft Office/Outlook.
  6. Possession and maintenance of a current driver’s licence.


  1. Previous experience in a regulatory or compliance environment.
  2. Previous experience in fire hazard reduction programs.

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