Advert ID: 20002486
Parks Liaison Officer (Re-advertised)
Hume City Council
Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria
$72,169 (Band 5) plus super. Permanent, full-time.
Hume City Council is seeking a suitably qualified and enthusiastic individual to take on the exciting new role of Park Liaison Officer. This role will primarily liaise with park user stakeholders, both internal and external to ensure park access requests are managed to protect park assets. The role will ensure Parks are well presented and fit for use for events held in parks.
You will be committed to ensuring Councils open space assets are presented at a high level of amenity and appearance to enhance the park user experience. Your eye for detail and knowledge of Park asset maintenance will assist with this aim.
Qualifications and/or experience in horticulture/landscape construction and demonstrated experience in park maintenance practises will provide the required Skills and knowledge to succeed in this role.
Knowledge of parks and open space management and maintenance practices, a demonstrated understanding of Occupational Health and Safety issues in the work place and an ability work within set budgets and timelines are highly desirable.
Skills in works and project programming, minor park development project management, asset protection methods and the use of GIS applications will further strengthen your suitability for this role.
Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.
Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.
What We Offer
With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.
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Previous applicants need not apply.
Applications close: 26 February, 2019.