Permanent Full Time
Woollahra is an area steeped in natural beauty and heritage appealing to residents, businesses and visitors who enjoy its many parks, waterfront locations and historic buildings. Our people come from a diverse range of backgrounds and professions creating a dynamic workforce of over 400 staff members.
We strive to deliver an exceptional customer experience and we are dedicated to looking after our staff, because if we look after our people, we will be better placed to look after our community.
About the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified and enthusiastic Fire Safety Officer to join the Compliance team at Woollahra Council on a permanent full-time basis.
Reporting to the Compliance Team Leader, you will act as Council’s expert officer with regard to National Construction Code (NCC)/Building Code of Australia (BCA) and the associated Australian Standards and responsible for Council’s Fire Safety Program.
Your duties will include the investigation of non-compliance allegations, risk auditing and the management and review of Council's Annual Fire Safety Register and measures.
You will come with prior industry experience and demonstrate a solid understanding of the relevant fire safety legislation. Your strong interpersonal skills and ability to manage a number of competing complex priorities will ensure your success in the role. You will be a high achiever with:
To view the full list of essential and desirable criteria please click here.
How to Apply
CLOSING DATE: 11:59pm on Tuesday 17 May 2022
Woollahra Council is committed to responding to its responsibilities under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 in undertaking all measures that are reasonably practical to ensure the health and safety of all our workers. As of 1st December 2021, new employees must be fully vaccinated (two doses) with an approved COVID-19 vaccine and provide evidence seven days prior to commencement.
Should an applicant indicate that they wish to seek an exemption on medical or other grounds, they will need to provide evidence of their circumstances such as an accepted certified medical contraindication.
Woollahra Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.