Job Details
  • Reference403487B_1674170359
  • LocationWagga Wagga
  • SalaryUp to AU$500 per day
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted17 days ago
  • ConsultantBree Lill
An exciting vacancy has just become available for a passionate and experienced Community & Safety Support Officer in the Wagga Wagga region.

This position is for an immediate start for the right candidate with an initial length of 6 months and the possibility for extension.

The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday (40 hrs) in a flexible role both from the office and WFH. In return will be offered an attractive daily pay rate of $500 + Superannuation.

As the Community & Safety Support Officer, you will be responsible for:

  • This position will support the South Region, South East Tablelands precinct. This covers Wingecarribee Shire council area to the north, Snowy Monaro Regional council to south and Hilltops council to the west.
  • Candidate is to be located in Wagga Wagga OR within a reasonable distance due to travel expectations within the precinct for site visits.
  • As the Community and Safety Support Officer, candidate will engage with NSW regional communities and stakeholders to champion their needs and achieve integrated community outcomes.
  • Candidate will build and maintain working relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders across a large geographical area.
  • With a particular focus on speed zone reviews, candidate will support team members in initial assessments of speed zone suggestions, through desktop analysis including investigating crash history, developing locality maps, entering information into the portal, creating speed zone and crash history maps.
  • Candidate will prepare initial assessment for Local Government Area Lead review and planning for site inspection and assist the detailed investigation for ongoing development of speed zone reviews.

To be considered for this role, candidates will have:

  • Candidate must have a valid driver's license and the capacity to routinely travel within the region.
  • Must have transport-related tertiary qualifications or demonstrated experience working in a similar professional position.
  • We are looking for a dynamic individual with strong interpersonal skills and a proven ability to develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with councils, regional communities and various others.
  • Must have a passion for road safety and the technical experience to apply the Safe System approach in urban and rural settings.
  • Demonstrated experience engaging with the community and a commitment to understanding our customers' transport needs would be seen as an asset to our team.
  • Have the ability to capture an audience by communicating technical information effectively in a way everyone can understand.
  • Have proven project management experience, flexibility to adjust to changing priorities, and great attention to detail.
  • A familiarity operating in a State or local government environment is preferred.

Applications for this position close on Monday 23rd January 2023, 4pm. Any applications submitted after this date, may be contacted for Expressions of Interest list.

If you are interested and meet the criteria, click APPLY NOW or contact our local office on 02 6762 9000 to have a confidential discussion with our consultants.