Current Vacancies

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Youth Development Officer (000622)

About This Position

  • Fixed Term – 12 Months
  • 12.5% Super

The Huon Valley Council currently has an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join the their Community Development Team as a Youth Development Officer.

You will work closely with the local community as well as relevant agencies to develop and support programs that build resilience in young people and foster relationships across the youth sector and community.

Mandatory Requirements

Applications are to include a CV, covering letter and a separate document addressing the selection criteria indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

Essential:

  • Completion of relevant diploma or degree level qualification and/or relevant extensive practical experience
  • Demonstrated experience in community development, specifically in the coordination and implementation of initiatives that support young people.
  • Proven ability to work independently, with a high level of maturity, discretion and judgement, including problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Highly developed time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple and often competing tasks and priorities.
  • Demonstrated experience working with diverse stakeholders (external and internal) to develop and implement projects and initiatives, including the ability to establish positive and productive relationships.
  • Demonstrated skills in research, consultation, project management and implementation.
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills including public presentations, formal report writing and project documentation.
  • Current Driver’s Licence
  • Working with Vulnerable People Check

Desirable:

  • Experience working with Local Government.
  • Experience and/or knowledge of Asset Based Community Development.
  • Experience working in a rural or regional context.
  • First Aid

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Position Type

Fixed Term

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Technical Officer (000333)

About This Position

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Monthly RDO
  • 12.5% Super

The Huon Valley Council currently has an exciting opportunity for a Technical Officer to join their Infrastructure Department.  This role will provide efficient and accurate technical and administrative support to the Asset Planning and Processes Unit.

You will have previous experience in a similar role, as well as excellent customer service skills and strong organisational and time management skills.

If you are keen for a range of experiences, and would like a career that challenges you while enjoying the Huon’s beautiful natural surrounds, we would like to hear from you.

Mandatory Requirements

Applications are to include a CV and covering letter addressing the selection criteria indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

Essential:

  • Completion of relevant certificate or diploma level qualification and/or relevant extensive practical experience; or Bachelor Degree in a relevant field
  • Demonstrated experience in providing technical input into the maintenance and development of regulations, policies and procedures
  • Demonstrated ability in interpreting and applying relevant regulations, standards and codes to a range of engineering works
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple projects concurrently
  • Previous experience in an Engineering environment
  • Current driver’s licence

Desirable

  • Working knowledge of computer-based Asset Management systems and Geographic Information Systems
  • Working knowledge of Local Government Acts, Regulations and Codes.

For more information about this position contact Sue McCarter, Manager Asset Planning & Processes, on 03 6264 0300.

 

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Position Type

Full-Time

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