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Reference Number 14336
Position Title Compliance Officer
Employment Status Permanent Full Time
Entity Compliance & Safety
Geographical Location Frankston
Award Classification Award 5 - Band Levels 5
Hours Per Fortnight 76

Compliance Officer

Permanent Full Time

Band 5, $74,260 - $85,300 plus superannuation

Frankston City Council is located on the eastern shores of Port Phillip Bay and is where the beach meets with the natural landscapes of the Mornington Peninsula. We are a diverse community that provides a vibrant lifestyle along with a growing economic and arts sector. Our leadership team is committed to building an engaged and collaborative culture where innovation and being future focused are the norm. If you want to help shape the future of Frankston, now is the time to join our team.

What we are looking for?

An opportunity exists for a Compliance Officer to join the Community Safety Department team at Frankston City Council.

Your main responsibilities will include:  

  • Educating the community about responsible pet ownership aligned with relevant legislation, regulations and Local laws
  • Providing professional advice and support on a range of enforcement and compliance issues
  • Responding to enquiries, complaints, appeals and general correspondence from internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensure that lost/stray animals are collected within Councils timelines and standards
  • Maintaining accurate and detailed daily notes, reports, briefs of evidence and any other associated correspondence

About you

To be successful in this role you will have proven experience with the application of legislation, regulations and local laws. You will also have the following skills and experience:

  • Demonstrated investigative and analytical skills
  • Ability to prepare documentation and briefs of evidence for prosecution
  • Ability to work within a team environment and to complete tasks within the specified timeframes 

Experience in the handling of Domestic Animals is highly desirable.

Why you would like to join us?

Be a part of a workplace that is looking to transform the way that we work and build on our values “Kinder, Fairer, Smarter”. As an employee, you will have access to benefits such as:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Rostered Day Off
  • Access to professional and career development opportunities
  • Purchased leave

Frankston City Council is committed to building a culture that values diversity and promotes a workplace that welcomes and includes the unique contributions of all people.  We encourage applications from individuals of all ages, backgrounds and identities.

You will need to provide evidence of your right to work in Australia, certified copies of your qualifications, a current Working With Children, and a current Driver Licence. You must also be willing to provide a Pre-Employment Health Declaration and undertake a National Police Record Check.

For a position description and to apply visit frankston.vic.gov.au

Your career, Frankston’s future….

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Claire Cooper
Contact Number 97841917
Closing Date 21/06/2021
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