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Relief Finance Officer – Bruny Service Centre (000214)

Position Type

Casual

Application Close Date

About This Position

The Kingborough Council operates a Service Centre/Post Office agency at Alonnah on Bruny Island. The Relief Finance Officer is responsible for undertaking financial and customer service duties at the Service Centre, as well as sales and service transactions associated with the operation of the Post Office agency.

To be successful, you must have previous experience in a customer service position, together with competent computer and cash handling skills. Previous experience in a post office or banking/financial services role would be highly regarded.

Further details: The position is offered on a casual basis with a commencement salary of $30.93 per hour. For more information on the position, please contact Tim Jones, Manager Finance on (03) 6211 8200.

How to apply: The Information Package for this role is available below.  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.

Applications close at 4pm on Friday, 30 October 2020.

Mandatory Requirements

Please address these selection criteria in your application

Essential
1. Demonstrated experience in a customer service position.
2. Well-developed communication skills, and the ability to assist customers from all backgrounds.
3. Competent administrative skills and a strong attention to detail.
4. Demonstrated experience in Microsoft Office products and fast and accurate data entry skills.
5. Experience in handling and processing cash, cheques, credit cards and EFTPOS.
6. Ability to work in a flexible, adaptable manner within a small team environment.

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Planning Compliance Officer (000595)

Position Type

Full-Time

Application Close Date

About This Position

We are seeking an experienced investigator or a person with strong research and analytical background with a genuine interest in investigations, for the role of Planning Compliance Officer. The position works within Council’s Compliance Unit and is responsible for undertaking statutory planning enforcement duties, as well as the enforcement of development legislation.

The role is also responsible for the preparation of complex documentation including notices and briefs of evidence.You will need to be self-motivated and demonstrate the ability to undertake investigative processes within a government environment.

The ability to interpret and apply legislation and regulations and a strong administrative background are essential. Previous experience in a planning or regulatory environment would be well regarded.

Further details: The role is ongoing full-time and offers a salary in the range of $77,785 to $85,944 per annum, based on skills and experience. For further information on this position, please contact Scott Basham, Manager Compliance and Community Development on 03 6211 8200.

How to Apply: The Information Package for this role is available below.  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.

Applications close at 4pm on Friday, 23 October 2020.

Mandatory Requirements

Please address these selection criteria in your application

Essential
1. Demonstrated experience in undertaking complex investigative or research processes.
2. Demonstrated ability to interpret and apply detailed legislation and regulations within a government environment.
3. Substantial experience in dealing with a range of people, including high level verbal, mediation, conflict resolution and interpersonal skills.
4. Sound judgement, problem solving and decision-making skills.
5. Good computer literacy and written communication skills, with demonstrated ability to research and prepare detailed documentation.
6. Proven effective organisational and time management skills, ability to work under limited supervision and a demonstrated capacity to work well in a coordinated team.

Licences
7. Current unrestricted motor vehicle driver’s licence.

Desirable
8. Certificate IV in Government Investigations (or similar) or the ability to acquire this qualification.
9. Previous experience in a planning regulatory enforcement environment.

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