Programs Officer

  • Two Temporary full-time opportunities (Immediate start – 30 June 2020)
  • Parramatta and Blacktown locations
  • $85,488 - $94,327 plus employer’s contribution to superannuation

As Programs Officer you will support the local administration and delivery of Land and Housing Corporation’s (LAHC) maintenance contract, primarily by contributing to development of Program of Works and reviewing scope of works to ensure LAHC receives value for money. You will ensure that works are appropriately delivered and that strategies and action plans are put in place to rectify work issues.

About you
To be successful in this role you will;

  • Demonstrate experience in prioritising work demands given the diverse range of issues encountered simultaneously to be resolved with the defined time-frames. 
  •  Demonstrate sound building experience or exposure, together with experience in contract administration including reviewing quotations or estimates.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of Contract requirements, standards and policies together with the capacity to interpret and apply Contract requirements, standards and policies.
  • Have intermediate experience using MS Word, Excel and MS Project.

Essential requirements

  • Post trade Certificate IV or equivalent qualifications or sound work experience in a property related field.
  • Current working knowledge of the Australian Building Codes.
  • Current NSW Driver’s License.

If you have the capability to achieve success in this role and are interested in creating a more prosperous NSW we would love to hear from you!

About us

The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment’s (DPIE) mission is to enhance the lives of the people of NSW by driving priorities, brokering outcomes and delivering programs and services. The NSW Land and Housing Corporation (LAHC) is a Public Trading Enterprise within the DPIE cluster responsible for the public housing portfolio.

Future Directions for Social Housing in NSW (Future Directions) sets out the Government's vision to transform the social housing system, with LAHC playing a critical role through the Communities Plus program which is delivering 23,000 social housing dwellings, 500 affordable housing and 40,000 private housing dwellings over 10 years.

The Assets Division provides state-wide asset management through the provision of contract management, development and implementation of policy and standards, tenancy management and maintenance contract and program delivery

Applying for the Role

Apply by submitting a current cover letter and resume  which outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role.

For more information about the opportunity click here to view the role description.

Applications Close:  Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 11.55 pm

A recruitment pool is being created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months.

Our commitment to flexible working
The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it.

Our commitment to Diversity
The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability





16/03/2020 $0 Parramatta & Western Suburbs 1 Administration & Office Support
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