Job Details
  • Reference385353B_1641248640
  • LocationParramatta
  • SalaryAU$50 - AU$53 per hour + Superannuation
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted13 days ago
  • ConsultantAllison Bell

Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the NSW Government and has partnered with NSW Government Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.

At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every NSW Government Department.

The Opportunity
Chandler Macleod is looking to engage a Program Officer (grade 5/6) for a contract term to end in April 2022 (with the possibility to extend) with a well-established NSW Government department. This role will be based in either Liverpool, Blacktown or Parramatta with the request that you are happy to travel between the 3 locations.

This position is essential to the functioning of Asset Regions in Support the local administration and delivery of the maintenance contract. You will primarily assist in the management of lawns and grounds contract while maintaining the Corporations asset base at a high level for and timely identification and resolution of service delivery or asset related issues involving contractors.

Job Specification

  • Develops, implements and manages a planned program of maintenance by analysing Property Assessment Survey (PAS) data, utilising local knowledge to support the organisation's housing portfolio property maintenance program on allocated properties;
  • Provides both proactive and effective contract administration through the development of office estimates including attend on site (as required) and supporting negotiations with contractors in relation to quotations;
  • Ensures that works are appropriately delivered and that strategies and action plans are put in place to rectify work issues where applicable;
  • Develops scopes of work for exceptional internal activities and statutory and regulatory items such as disability modifications, in collaboration with relevant professionals such as Occupational Therapists as required; and
  • Ensures compliance with Building Code of Australia, policies and Contract Guidelines when issuing work to contractors

About You

  • Sound experience or exposure, to a variety of computer systems including but not limited Excel, near maps or similar, Adobe and MS Project skills desirable
  • Knowledge of Contract Guidelines, LAHC standards and policies together with the capacity to interpret and apply guidelines, standards and policies;
  • Good analytic skills to support the development of key projects, review, monitor and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of service delivery within LAHC
  • Good communication skill, assists in preparing a range of project related documents including briefing notes, status updates, reports, budgets and discussion papers
  • Meeting project deadlines and budgets in line with agreed standards and milestones; and residential experience and/or a trade certificate

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