Community Resilience Officer

  • Alpine Shire Council
  • Bright VIC, Australia
  • 03 Jun, 2021
Part time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Police, Military, Security, Fire, Emergency Services

Job Description

Work Type: Part Time Temporary
Opening and Closing Dates: Thursday, 3 June, 2021 to Friday, 25 June, 2021
Contact Person: Manager Bushfire Recovery, Bronwyn Parker
Contact Number: 0429 293 111
Department: Bushfire Recovey

Do you have outstanding organisational skills and experience in engaging and supporting local communities?

This role will assist with activities in relation to bushfire recovery as a result of the 2019-2020 Bushfires, with a specific focus on Community resilience and preparedness across the Alpine Shire.

Making a difference in our community!

About us

Alpine Shire Council is situated in the stunning high-country region of North East Victoria. We are surrounded by spectacular mountains with plenty of natural waterways for you to enjoy. Renowned as one of Victoria’s premier holiday destinations, this spectacular region is an adventure and nature lover’s paradise, just a stone’s throw from the Victorian ski fields. It is a tree-change opportunity like no other.

How you'll make a difference

If you have experience with community engagement, have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to work with a wide variety of stakeholders this exciting temporary State government part time role could be ideal for you!

This role will assist with activities in relation to bushfire recovery as a result of the 2019-2020 Bushfires, with a specific focus on Community resilience and preparedness across the Alpine Shire.

As part of our team you will

  • You will work with community groups and other volunteer organisations across the Alpine Shire to enable greater capacity during emergency events and increase resilience of our Alpine communities.

Enjoy our:

  • Perfect work life balance with an adventure, nature and foodie lovers paradise on your doorstep
  • Enjoy the rural lifestyle and be welcomed by a friendly community who love where they live
  • Stunning natural scenery
  • Innovative and modern workplace

Our ideal candidate:

At Alpine Shire Council we’re constantly looking for new ways to deliver the best possible outcomes for our communities, so we’re looking for someone with an innovative perspective, an entrepreneurial flair; someone who can imagine possibilities and transform them into realities.

With your excellent communication and relationship skills, you will be able to work with a wide variety of stakeholders and your colleagues to support this project. You can multi-task, prioritise, meet deadlines and use technology and innovative software solutions to get your job done well.

Your enthusiasm and confidence will have a positive influence on those around you, and your professionalism will enhance Council’s reputation as a responsive and efficient organisation.

You will also have:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Drivers licence
  • An energetic and engaging personality

Apply now:

  • Temporary State government funded role
  • Based in Bright
  • Band 4, temporary 6 month role 3 days per week

Job Closing Date

25 Jun, 2021