Quality Manager (VPSG5)

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 23/06/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 30/06/2022

Organisation: Victoria Police

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Other

Reference: VG/JE20041671

Reference: VG/JE20041671

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

About the role:

Victoria Police is commencing a project to re-design the Mess Dress which will form part of the General Duties Uniform (GDU) Project. The significance of this project demands experienced, talented and professionally qualified applicants capable of investigation and working through challenging and complex issues and ultimate delivery of the project's objectives.

The VPS5 Quality Manager will manage the Quality Assurance Office, and provide specialist advice in technical product specifications for procurement activities associated with uniform and equipment items. The role will have extensive knowledge of quality management systems and implement continuous improvement practices; and actively practice quality assurance issues.

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

Your duties will include:

  • Leading a small quality management project team.
  • Business initiatives under limited direction, ensuring quality objectives are met.
  • Establish working schedules to manage and prioritise work.
  • Collaborating with subject matter experts in the Equipment and Uniform area.
  • Assess market capability against functional requirements and standards.
  • Develop investigative studies and develop high level reports based on analytical results.
  • Provide specialist advice and solutions on quality issues to internal and external stakeholders.

As the successful applicant, you will have: 

  • Well-developed analytical, conceptual, communication and interpersonal skills with experience and ability to produce complex written reports and advice to the Senior Management Team.
  • The ability to develop and maintain close engagement with all areas of the Logistics and Equipment Division and external stakeholders. 
  • Demonstrated experience in development and successful implementation of organisational change, risk management methods and strategies.
  • A proven ability to monitor client and stakeholder satisfaction, and constructively manage stakeholder issues to ensure positive outcomes.
  • Extensive knowledge in quality management systems.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and performing product evaluations.
  • Extensive knowledge of the public sector procurement legislation, frameworks, policy and practice.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • One full time, fixed term position (until 30/06/2022) available.
  • Salary range is $101,120 - $122,348 p.a. plus superannuation.
  • Position located at Victoria Police Centre, 311 Spencer Street, Docklands.
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.
  • A relevant tertiary qualification would be highly desirable
  • Experience in Quality Management System ISO 9001:2015 and Internal Auditing ISO 19011:2018

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Response to the Key Selection Criteria - found in the position description attached to the job advertisement.

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 23 June 2021.

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

For further information on this role please contact: Emma Tobias on (03) 8533 0164 or via email emma.tobias@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 is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. 

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. 

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

Quality Manager (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30/06/2022

Job classification:



Emma Tobias | 8533 0164 or emma.tobias@police.vic.gov.au

Quality Manager (VPSG5)