Warehouse Assistant (VPSG2.2)

Job posted: 15/05/2024
Applications close: 29/05/2024 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victorian Electoral Commission

Salary: $66,063 - $72,985

Occupation: Other

Reference: VG/VEC/308722294/179475

Reference: VG/VEC/308722294/179475

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $66,063 - $72,985

Work location: Melbourne | Western Metropolitan

  • Full-Time, Fixed-Term (until December 2024)
  • VPS Grade 2.2 ($66,063 - $72,985 per annum, plus superannuation)
  • Supportive, inclusive and high-performing work culture

We have an exciting opportunity for a warehouse assistant to join our warehouse in Tullamarine on a full-time, fixed term contract until December 2024.

Why join us

At the Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) we are not just about elections, we are about enabling all Victorians to actively participate in their democracy.  The VEC conducts State and local council elections and is responsible for promoting public awareness and understanding of electoral issues in the Victorian community. Our goal is to be change ready and responsive to legislative changes and community expectations in a dynamic and complex operating environment.

Our vision is for all Victorians to actively participate in their democracy. Apply now to make a meaningful contribution to the democratic process.

We provide a values driven workplace culture with a passion for excellence and innovation in the services we provide. We offer a supportive environment that encourages professional development and provide opportunities to broaden your experience though internal working groups and committees across VEC branches.

What you will be doing

Reporting directly to the Warehouse Manager, this role will contribute to the smooth operation of the warehouse during a key electoral activity. Responsibilities will include:

  • Picking and packing of various consignments
  • Adhering to stock control procedures, including record management
  • Delivering consignments in a one-tonne van
  • Loading and unloading of vehicles (manually and by forklift)
  • General warehouse cleaning and maintenance when required

What you will bring to the role

  • A current and valid forklift's license (mandatory. High reach and counterbalance experience preferred)
  • A current and valid car driver's license (mandatory)
  • Demonstrated experience working in a warehouse (certification level preferred)
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise in a fast-paced business environment
  • Commitment to the VEC's core values

How to apply

All applicants must submit:

  • a current CV and
  • a cover letter detailing why you think you're suitable for the role (no more than one page)

Applications should be lodged online via the Apply Now button (below). The VEC can only accept applications lodged via Victorian Government Careers website.

Applications close at 11:59pm on Wednesday, 29 May 2024.

We highly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities and culturally and linguistically diverse people to apply.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion in our workplaces with the people we employ, and at the ballot box with the people we serve. We aim to create a workplace that is inclusive, equitable, and safe for all.

We understand that candidates may need adjustments in the recruitment process and/or workplace. For any questions or request for accommodations, please e-mail PeopleMailbox@vec.vic.gov.au

Successful applicants will be required to satisfy character clearance requirements, including but not limited to national police check and working with children check.

In accordance with Section 17A of the Electoral Act 2002, the VEC may ask applicants to disclose specific political activities that could compromise the perceived independence of the organisation. Learn more about disclosing political activities.

VEC contact details

For further information please contact Oliver Phelan, Assistant Warehouse Manager, on oliver.phelan@vec.vic.gov.au.

Warehouse Assistant  (VPSG2.2)

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Oliver Phelan | oliver.phelan@vec.vic.gov.au

Warehouse Assistant  (VPSG2.2)