Support Officer

Job Description

  • Permanent Part Time (25 hours per week)
  • Supportive Work/Life Balance 
  • Pro Rata amount of $67,190 - $71,852 per annum (LGIA Stream A Level 2) + Superannuation
  • Location – Rockhampton

Your new role

Parks Business Support unit is currently looking for a Support Officer to join their team.

Using your continuous improvement and ‘can do’ approach, you will assist in developing new systems, processes and procedures for the section. Your daily responsibilities will be a range administration tasks including creation and dispatching of Work Orders, arranging/facilitating meetings, taking minutes, mail distribution and other tasks as required.

This position requires the completion of a satisfactory Criminal History Check - Police Certificate (Australia Wide Name Only Police Check).

What we are looking for

  • Positive attitude and ‘can do’ approach.
  • Reliable and trustworthy individual with an interest in administration and support services.
  • Excellent time management, organisational and planning skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment and work well under pressure.

What you'll get in return 

As an employee of Rockhampton Regional Council, you will join a diverse and innovative team of more than 900 employees supported by good leadership, who proudly deliver services and make a difference to the lives of people living and working within the region.

  • Supportive Work/Life Balance 
  • A large employer with a strong values driven culture 
  • A generous superannuation scheme – Up to 18% superannuation (conditions apply)
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Corporate membership discounts
  • Payroll deductions and salary sacrifice options
  • 17.5% annual leave loading 
  • Wages paid fortnightly 
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Fitness Passport and active social clubs

What you need to do next

To apply for this opportunity, please submit two documents:

  1. A 2-3 page Cover Letter addressing the Application Criteria below;
  2. Your Current resume.

Application Criteria 

  • Experience working in a fast paced administrative environment with the ability to uphold a high attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management and organisation skills with the ability to work within a team and display initiative.
  • Ability to provide a high level of customer service to all stakeholders with strong negotiation and problem solving skills.

Please use Council’s cover letter template and ensure you clearly label each Application Criteria in your cover letter.

Click the ‘Apply’ button above to complete your online application. 

Applications Close: Monday 08 August 2022 at Midnight (AEST)