Program Assistant - Casual Pool

$36.90 hourly
  • Port Hedland Town Council
  • JD Hardie Youth and Community Hub, Cottier Drive, South Hedland WA, Australia
  • 25 Jul, 2022
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Customer Service, Receptions, and Complaints

Job Description

Location: JD Hardie Youth Zone  

Occupation: Youth/Services  

Division: Community Services - Community Development

Level 1 - $36.90 p/h

The Town

Port Hedland is a dynamic, diverse town in Western Australia’s beautiful North West that enjoys a relaxed lifestyle. We are proud of our stunning landscapes, Aboriginal heritage, vibrant multicultural community and our significant resources industry. At the Town of Port Hedland, let your career take-off as you tackle challenges unique to the region, collaborate with a range of people from all walks of life and become part of a vibrant team that is making real change in the Pilbara. The Town of Port Hedland is a great place to live with a strong spirit of community and wonderful lifestyle.

The Role

This position will assist with the delivery of programs and activities at the newly refurbished JD Hardie Youth Zone whilst ensuring the safety of all participants.  This role will also assist with the day to day running of the JD Hardie Youth Centre as required.  

For further information, please refer to the position description attached.

Work Related Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possessing:

  • National Police Clearance;
  • Western Australian Working with Children Check Card;
  • Rights to work in Australia.

Essential Experience

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • Computer literacy with experience using Microsoft Office products;
  • Ability to work in a team.

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721

Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.

For further information about this position please contact the recruitment team on (08) 9158 9300 or

The Town reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.

Please keep in mind that this is an ongoing talent pool. We will check applications on a regular basis. We may not get back to you immediately.

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Applications close 4:00pm Friday 23rd December 2022

Job Closing Date

23 Dec, 2022