Project Officer, Asset Maintenance Unit (VPSG4)

Job posted: 14/09/2021
Applications close: 28/09/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 29 July 2022

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/-598168

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/-598168

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for a Project Officer to support project delivery for the Asset Maintenance Unit, Asset Management. The Project Officer is a key role in a collaborative and innovative team focused on delivering the Government's agenda to deliver the $155 million maintenance program to 15,000 properties across the state over two years. The Project Officer will contribute to the management and delivery of housing upgrade projects including management of consultancies and contractors undertaking external upgrade works.

Are you:

  • Proficient in project management and contract administration
  • Able to maintain collaborative relationships with key stakeholders
  • A team worker: cooperative and work well with others in pursuit of team goals, collaborates and shares information, excellent communication skills.

Previous candidates will be considered and not need to re-apply.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Project Officer, Asset Maintenance Unit (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / Until 29 July 2022

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Alice Pantovic | 0439 974 816

Project Officer, Asset Maintenance Unit (VPSG4)