Industry Officer | Western - Ararat

Industry Officer

Application Close Date: 27-Aug-2017
Western - Ararat
Position Type:
Ongoing - full time
$67,982 - $78,177
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A great opportunity exists to join the Vocational Services team in the role of Industry Officer.

About us

Located in Ararat, Hopkins Correctional Centre is a medium security male prison focused on preparing prisoners for their transition back into the community.

About the role

As an Industry Officer, you will be responsible for supervising a team of prisoners who work within both prison industry and service areas. Industries operational at the prison include metal fabrication and assembly, custom and number plates, signage, upholstery, and timber. Service areas include commercial kitchen operations, grounds maintenance and environmental services.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • excellent interpersonal skills
  • a strong customer focus
  • a good understanding of production techniques relevant to the industries operating at the prison.

As this is a custodial role, the successful applicant will be required to complete the Prison Officer Pre-Service training (if not previously completed). A pre-employment health assessment will be required for external candidates and non-custodial staff.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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