Project Officer

Job posted: 16/03/2023
Applications close: 02/04/2023 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Projects

Reference: 29671

Reference: 29671

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial, Health and Allied Health, Projects

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Project Officer

  • Turning Point, Richmond
  • Fixed Term, Full Time position
  • Monday to Friday working hours – Monthly day off!

Turning Point & Eastern Health

Turning Point was established in 1994 to provide leadership to the alcohol and drug field in Victoria. Turning Point is now a national treatment, research and education centre that provides leadership in the alcohol and drug, gambling and mental health sectors. Combining research with service innovation, surveillance, system enhancements, education, capacity building and specialist support, Turning Point is a recognised centre of excellence that assists services, communities and governments to respond to current and emerging issues. Turning Point is part of Eastern Health and is affiliated with Monash University.

About the role

An opportunity exists for a passionate project officer to supporting the varied activities of the research and workforce developments team at Turning Point.  Contributing to smooth and effective administrative management of core ongoing projects and multiple projects linked to individual grants.

About you

To be successful in this role you will bring;

  • Ability to prioritise, multi-task in a fast paced work environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to undertake accurate data entry and management
  • Advanced computer, data entry and administrative skills
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work as an effective team member and has a flexible approach to tasks undertaken

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities
  • Friendly & supportive team
  • Flexible working hours
  • Salary packaging options
  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury
  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.
  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.
  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health is a child safe organisation, committed to promoting the wellbeing and cultural safety of Aboriginal children, children with disabilities and all children in their diversity.

Eastern Health is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment that welcomes and values all people. We recognise that diversity is essential in ensuring Eastern Health provides the best service to its consumers.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, those from the LGBTIQ+ community, people living with disability and those from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, are strongly encouraged to apply. Those seeking support in submitting an application are welcome to contact the hiring manger listed or feel free to contact the Talent Acquisition team.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Project Officer

Job type:

Full time

Job classification:

Not provided


Ellie Mc Sheedy - (04) 6843 9904

Project Officer