Asset Project Officer (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 06/09/2021
Applications close: 24/09/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Negotiable

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Country Fire Authority

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Reference: VG/1562844

Reference: VG/1562844

Occupation: Asset Management and Planning

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Negotiable

Located in South East Region – Gippsland

On-going Full-Time Position

PTA Level 4, $84,409.86 pa (plus 10% super)

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) is one of the world's largest, and most highly regarded, community-based emergency services organisations. We respond to fire and other emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whilst our firefighters are the cornerstone of CFA services, what goes on behind the scenes is just as important in helping to protect lives and property.

About Land and Building Services: 

Land and Building Services are part of the Business Services Team and are responsible for the management of the substantial CFA real estate assets portfolio. Development of asset management strategies and polices, procurement of real estate assets and asset-life maintenance are all part of the services provided. 

About the Role:

Reporting to the Manager Asset Services (MAS) and as a member of a state-wide team of Asset Project Officers (APO), as APO, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of asset maintenance and project services and support to achieve improved levels of asset quality across the State.

You will ensure consistent and high-quality delivery of all brigade maintenance services in your assigned area and be responsible for effective and compliant project management and construction supervision of your assigned minor work projects.

Detailed responsibilities are found in the Position Description and will include:

  • Managing the effective implementation of maintenance programs for Land and building assets
  • Undertaking required building condition audits and maintaining and updating the maintenance works database and asset register as required.
  • Monitoring and reporting on progress against allocated annual maintenance works plans and budgets.
  • Managing tenders and contracts for completing assigned maintenance works and Minor works building projects.

 About you:

To succeed in this key role, you will require Building or Civil trade qualifications. You will also have strong experience in managing the delivery of building maintenance works programs, supervision of minor works projects, building construction and/or facilities management and proven ability to manage concurrent maintenance and other minor works building projects.

You will possess working knowledge of building regulations, the town planning and building works procurement processes and require exposure in utilising maintenance and assets management systems as well as competence in the use of Microsoft office suite applications.

Further and detailed requirements are found in the Position Description.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within our close-knit and professional team.

Note: The role is located in SE Region, (Gippsland Area) District Offices are located in Sale, Morwell, Bairnsdale and Warragul.

Your Application:

When applying for position, the key to progressing in the selection process is the quality of your application. Your application must demonstrate that you have the qualifications, experience, key attributes and skills required for the position.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the attached position description.

Your application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description
  • Resume

Please note (if internal):

 Transfers on a fixed term basis or higher duties assignments require the approval of your current manager.

  • Only CFA employees are eligible to apply for positions that have been advertised internally.

Submitting your Application

When you click the 'apply' button you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details and respond to employment-related questions.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a National Police History Check and a Working with Children Check.

CFA supports flexible working arrangements and is committed to be an inclusive, fair and child safe organisation for all staff, volunteers and the community.

Applications close: 11:59pm 24 September 2021



Asset Project Officer (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

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Michael Sheilds | mark.holden@cfa.vic.gov.au

Asset Project Officer (See Advertisement)