Human Resources Officer | Western - Ararat

Human Resources Officer

Application Close Date: 28-Oct-2018
Western - Ararat
Position Type:
Ongoing - full time
$50,828 - $65,272
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  • Do you have a passion for Human Resources?
  • Want to work in a fast paced team environment?
  • We have the perfect role for you!

Right now we're searching for a talented and enthusiastic HR Officer, who is looking for the opportunity to develop their Human Resources career.

About us

The Grampians Region provides services at Justice Service Centres in Ballarat and Horsham and at outreach locations in Stawell, Ararat and St Arnaud. The region also has two prisons, the medium security Hopkins Correctional Centre and the minimum security H.M. Prison Langi Kal Kal.

Hopkins Correctional Centre (HCC) is medium security facility for prisoners with protection requirements, including a number of sex offenders and some remand prisoners. HCC is one of the first prisons in Victoria to combine community-style prison design with the Better Living Model, an innovative case management model for prisoner management.

About the role

As Human Resources Officer, you will be responsible for supporting the effective delivery of a range of human resource functions for Hopkins Correctional Centre and other stakeholders within the Grampians Region.

In the role, you will:

  • manage the administration of the full recruitment process, from phone screens, interviews, reference checking and onboarding
  • be the first point of contact for all HR enquiries via phone and email
  • ensure general HR administration duties are carried out and you will manage the Human Resources Information System (CHRIS21)
  • process WorkCover claims and maintain accurate information for each claim
  • assist on project work and ad-hoc reporting, as well as maintaining policies and procedures.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • the ability to learn things quickly and thrive on juggling a wide range of responsibilities in a fast-paced, ever changing environment
  • outstanding attention to detail along with confident communication skills
  • savvy computer knowledge and skills
  • experience providing high quality service to stakeholders and experience in meeting delivery standards

Previous professional experience in either a recruitment, administration or HR related role or a tertiary qualification in a HR related discipline is desirable.

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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