Administrative Support Officer (VPSG2)

Job posted: 04/08/2022
Applications close: 17/08/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victoria Police

Salary: $55,439 - $71,194

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/20001323E

Reference: VG/20001323E

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: $55,439 - $71,194

Work location: Melbourne | Southern Metropolitan

Victoria Police is currently advertising One (1) Full-time, VPS-2, Administrative / Property Officer position within Southern Metro Region, Division Four based out of the Seaford Multi-Disciplinary Centre (MDC) housing Victoria Police, The Department of Fairness, Family and Housing (DFFH) and the Southeast Centre Against Sexual Assault (SECASA).

As the successful applicant you will be the first point of contact within the reception area for Victoria Police having excellent communication skills and the ability to handle sensitive information is a key part of this role as you will be required to answer any incoming calls and deal with clients entering the building.

The successful applicant will also be expected to manage any property requirements for Frankston Sexual Offences and Child Abuse Investigation team (SOCIT) as well as perform secretariat duties on behalf of the Southern MDC Co-ordinator.

This is an exciting, multi-faceted role working with unique challenges and complexities in a face paced environment.

Victoria Police is a contemporary and agile workplace and supports flexible working arrangements.

Your duties will include:

  • General administrative functions and reception duties (this also includes dealing with clients in very sensitive situations) and various Property officer functions.
  • Building great and lasting working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Report writing (including monthly reports), transcription abilities and undertaking the preparation, maintenance and management of various confidential databases and registers that can be manual or electronic.
  • DNA swabs – manage the forensic requests, train members on new processes.
  • Various OHS duties like attending meetings, maintenance (including work orders and their completion).

Please note that your duties will also include performing secretariat duties on behalf of the Southern MDC Co-ordinator:

  • Secretariat role – Producing agendas, minutes of meetings, following up on action items.
  • Document production/formatting – Induction and Emergency management.
  • Organise Induction presentation- email managers for list of attendees, send out invites, organise speakers, write and email agenda to attendees and guest speakers.

The successful applicant needs to be aware that you will be required to perform this duty specifically out of Seaford and Dandenong.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Experience in working with computers and systems to perform a range of administrative tasks including, records management, data entry and word processing tasks.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving abilities.
  • Must have the ability to accurately maintain systematic and administrative records.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to work successfully in a team environment and autonomously.
  • Good organizational skills, with the ability to multitask and work under pressure.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • One (1) x full-time, ongoing position available.
  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.
  • In accordance with the Acting Chief Health Officer's Direction – COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions, you are required to be fully vaccinated (this includes a booster vaccination) and your employment with Victoria Police is subject to proof of vaccination.

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form – the word document (2. Application form) for you to complete and attach to your submission, is attached to the job advertisement. 

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 17th of August 2022.

Please Note: All applications will need to be submitted through one of the following platforms; Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) website, Victorian Government careers website (Careers.vic). Applications will not be accepted via other platforms or email.

Current Victorian Government employees must apply via Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE). 

For further information, please contact: Detective Senior Sergeant Andrew Healey on (03) 8770 1000 or andrew.healey@police.vic.gov.au

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email VPSRECRUITMENT@police.vic.gov.au or on (03) 8335 8081.

About Us:

Victoria Police has a dedicated workforce of more than 22,000 employees consisting of police, protective services officers, police custody officers, and public service staff. Each employee plays a vital role in providing the 24/7, 365 days a year emergency response and public safety capability the organisation delivers to its community. As a Victoria Police employee, you have a dedication and commitment to community safety. 

Having a workforce that reflects the community we serve is important to Victoria Police. We want to attract and retain people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities, and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. If you are interested in a position, we encourage you to apply as we celebrate the benefit that diversity brings to our employees, our services, and our community.

Find out what it is like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: https://www.police.vic.gov.au/vps

Administrative Support Officer (VPSG2)

Job type:

Full time

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Detective Senior Sergeant Andrew Healey | 8770 1000 OR andrew.healey@police.vic.gov.au

Administrative Support Officer (VPSG2)