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Job Title : Senior Technical Officer


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South Metropolitan TAFE

Senior Technical Officer

Level 3, $71,896- $77,717 pa, PSCSAA

Position No:

Work Type:
Fixed Term - Full Time


Closing Date:
2021-06-21 4:00 PM


12 month fixed-term full-time appointment with possible further term and/or permanent appointment

South Metropolitan TAFE is an industry and community-focused organisation with a driving commitment to high quality training and development. With several training centres and campuses spread across Perth's East and South Metropolitan suburbs, the TAFE offers nationally recognised qualifications, developed and endorsed by industry, at a local, state and national level, and to an increasing number of international students.

We are an equal opportunity employer who is committed to supporting a culturally diverse workforce that welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, young people, people with disabilities and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Find out more by visiting our website: www.southmetrotafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note that applicants must be available for interview during the week commencing 5 July 2021.

About the roleThis position has overall management of the mechanical/fabrication, and oversight of mechanical/fabrication Technicians and Store persons. Responsible for the control of all work schedules and movement of all accepted live work projects and workshop projects in the mechanical/fabrication workshop. Ensures all mechanical/fabrication equipment, resources and instruments are maintained to meet the Training needs of Lecturers and students.

To be successful in this role you will ideally have experience in Mechanical Fitting, Fitter Machining and/or Fabrication Trade with experience in diagnosis and repair of machines used within one of these trade areas. The successful applicant will also have good communication skills, supervisory skills and an ability to work in a team environment.

For Further Job Related InformationPlease contact Brenton Thom, Portfolio Manager on (08) 9267 7699 or email Brenton.Thom@smtafe.wa.edu.au

Work BenefitsOur employees have access to a range of benefits including:

  • Salary packaging/sacrifice facility
  • 9.5% employer superannuation contribution
  • Deferred salary scheme - receive 80% salary for four years with the fifth year as a paid sabbatical leave from the workplace
  • Thirteen weeks paid long service leave after 7 years
  • Fifteen days personal leave
  • Four weeks annual leave and an option to accrue ten additional days extra leave each year
  • Flexible working hours
  • Paid parental leave - 14 weeks

Ready to Apply?Please refer to the Job Description Form for full position details and the Application Information as these documents will assist you with the preparation of your application.

Advertised Vacancy Reference Number: SMG048.21S

Applicants are required to apply online and need to submit:
  • Current Resume including two (2) professional referees
  • A written application addressing the selection criteria outlined in the attached JDF (in no more than 3-pages)

To submit your application, please click on the Apply for Job button. If you are experiencing any technical difficulties, please contact Establishment and Recruitment on (08) 9203 3735.

Other Conditions and EligibilityEligibility for employment is subject to obtaining a satisfactory Department of Education Criminal Clearance. If this position involves contact with children, the recommended occupant will also be required to obtain a Working with Children (WWC) Card.

To be eligible for appointment applicants must have a working visa (for fixed term contract appointments) or permanent residency (for permanent appointments).

This selection process may be used to identify suitable applicants for similar vacancies that arise within the next 12 months.

Should no suitable applicant be identified, or an offer declined, the panel may search for further applicants beyond the closing date.

Please note...The onus is on the applicant to ensure that their application is received by the closing date and time. Late applications will not be accepted.

Applications close Monday, 21 June 2021 at 4:00pm (WST).

ATTACHMENTS: - Application Information.pdf
- Senior Technical Officer - JDF

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