About Narromine Shire Council
Narromine Shire is located in the heart of the Macquarie Irrigation Valley, only 20 minutes to the rapidly growing regional centre of Dubbo. It is a rich agricultural area with moderate climate and boasts excellent medical and educational facilities. It also offers a wide range of sporting and recreational facilities, and is experiencing considerable growth in both business and industry. Our mission is to enhance our Shire's image, lifestyle and environment through effective leadership, community involvement and commitment to serve. We are an employer of choice within our local community.
About the position
Narromine Shire Council is seeking a qualified and experienced person to join the organisation part time (25 hours per week) in the position of Economic Development Officer.
The position sits in the Community and Economic Development department and will assist the Director in the development of business and employment opportunities for those seeking to develop in the Shire.
To be successful in this position you will need to have:
Certificate III in Business Administration or Equivalent
The details relating to this position are:
How to apply
Before you apply for this position, please read the position description carefully to assess your eligibility and suitability for the position. You will be required to answer a few questions that relate to the criteria on the online application below. You will also be required to attach your current resume which should include two recent employment related referees. Please note that you cannot submit your application without attaching your resume. Council will only accept applications submitted online. Please include in your resume, evidence of qualifications that you possess.
Please refer to the attached Position Description for the entire scope of essential and desirable criteria which all applicants must meet.
At Narromine Shire Council, employees receive many benefits including:
Our Values and Behaviours
Council have recently adopted the following Values and Behaviours for our staff and Councillors:
Our behaviour will reflect these values throughout our working day.
Should you be shortlisted for interview, and are then selected to progress to the next stage following interview, you may be required to undergo the following pre-employment screening process as part of the selection process:
As part of the recruitment process, Narromine Shire Council will be collecting information about you. This information is private information for the purposes of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act. This information will be included in the recruitment file and only accessed by members of the Recruitment Selection Panel.
Contact and notes
Enquiries: Executive Manager Human Resources Belinda Hollingworth on (02) 6889 9992
Closing date: 5pm 18 November 2019
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONCE YOU START TO COMPLETE YOUR ONLINE APPLICATION, YOU CANNOT SAVE IT AND RETURN TO IT LATER. WE WOULD RECOMMEND THAT YOU CREATE YOUR ANSWERS IN A SEPARATE DOCUMENT (EG WORD) AND THEN COPY YOUR ANSWERS INTO THIS PAGE WHEN YOU ARE READY. PLEASE TAKE THE TIME AND BE PREPARED WITH YOUR RESUME READY TO UPLOAD WHEN YOU COMMENCE THE PROCESS.
Good luck and we look forward to receiving your application