Community Development and Engagement Officer

$70,228 - $75,625 yearly
  • District Council of Yorke Peninsula
  • Yorke Peninsula, SA, Australia
  • 11 Jan, 2022
Full time Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Media, Journalism, Advertising, and Public Relations

Job Description

POSITION NUMBER 4105
SECTION Corporate and Community Services
CLASSIFICATION General Officer
SHORT DESCRIPTION

Manage community-focused projects and events on behalf of Council, whilst continuously improving Council’s corporate image and reputation through proactive engagement with the Yorke Peninsula community. Ensure the community is well informed, actively engaged and has an awareness of tourism opportunities, upcoming community projects and key Council decisions, through the provision of effective communication and engagement.

HOURS 76 hour fortnight (some out of hours work may required).
BENEFITS

Employees enjoy an amazing range of benefits which include:

  • 9.5% employer contributed superannuation into a fund of your choice;
  • generous salary packaging arrangements;
  • Corporate Health programme with annual health checks, skin cancer assessments and flu injections;
  • driver licence allowance;
  • income protection insurance;
  • flexible employment opportunities;
  • job security;
  • professional development opportunities;
  • emergency services leave;
  • family/carers and parental leave;
  • long service leave;
  • portability of leave within SA local Government; and
  • equal opportunity employment.
STATUS

Permanent full time

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

The successful applicant must possess a high level of communications skills, abilities in production and design and possess or be willing to hold certificate qualifications in media, communications or related field.

SALARY

Level 3 – salary range $70,228 to $75,625 p.a. plus statutory superannuation. (In accordance with the Yorke Peninsula Council Municipal Officers Enterprise Agreement No 5, 2019).

PROBATION PERIOD

13 weeks

MAKING AN APPLICATION

Applicants must submit applications in accordance with the principles outlined above. 

MEDICAL

A compulsory pre-employment medical examination must be undertaken.

LOCATION

Maitland Office, however appointment is to the Council, therefore the successful applicant may be required to undertake duties at other locations.

INFORMATION

Further information about the position can be obtained from Bobbi Pertini, Manager People Culture and Safety on 08) 8832 0000.

APPLICATION KIT Application kit for position #4105
SUBMIT BY MAIL

Bobbi Pertini
Manager People & Culture
Yorke Peninsula Council
Position No. 4105 Community Development and Engagement Officer
PO Box 57
Maitland
SA 5573

SUBMIT IN PERSON

Reception via:

Maitland Office – 8 Elizabeth Street
Minlaton Office – 18 Main Street
Yorketown Office – 15 Edithburgh Road

SUBMIT BY EMAIL

admin@yorke.sa.gov.au

Council will bear no liability for email applications submitted but not received.

APPLY ONLINE Apply online for position #4105
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE 28/02/2022 at 05:00 pm

Job Closing Date

28 Feb, 2022