Regional Support Officer (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 19/07/2021
Applications close: 02/08/2021 (Midnight)
1 day remaining

1 day remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Country Fire Authority

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/1551355

Reference: VG/1551355

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

Located in Geelong, South West Region

Full Time, Fixed Term (Up to 12 Months)

$68,817 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 the Role:

The Regional Support Officer plays an integral role in supporting the Office of the DCO and in providing direct administrative support to the Deputy Chief Officer and the Regional Leadership Team. This position requires a high level of understanding of the requirements and accountabilities of the Region and of the key internal and external stakeholders. It provides a customer focused management support service through a demonstration of an awareness and understanding of relevant issues and sensitivities and potential risks. This position is required to exercise sound judgement, discretion and confidentiality at all times.

About you:

  • Demonstrated organisational and coordination skills to support the needs of the Deputy Chief Officer and Regional Leadership team within a geographically diverse environment
  • Highly developed administrative skills together with demonstrated skills in the use and application of the Microsoft Office suite of products
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to liaise with internal / external customers and key stakeholders, enabling results to be obtained.
  • Demonstrated capacity in organising and managing self and others as well as being results
  • orientated.
  • Ability to work proactively, with minimal supervision and direction, and as a member of a team.
  • Sound understanding of a range of CFA applications and their use

Your Application

When applying for a position with CFA, 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

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.

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

Applications close: 11:59pm 2 August 2021


Regional Support Officer (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time / 12 months

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Celeste Brack | Celeste.Brack@cfa.vic.gov.au

Regional Support Officer (See Advertisement)