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Administration Officer Wilcannia

Administration Officer – Wilcannia

• 2 x Permanent Positions 

• 35 Hour week 

Central Darling Shire Council is seeking to appoint two suitably experienced and qualified Administration Officers to join the organisation. Reporting to the Director, Business Services you will be responsible for providing the community with accurate, timely and professional customer service at various Council offices in Wilcannia including the post office. 

This role plays an integral part in ensuring the smooth operation of the organisation and supporting Business Services in achieving its objectives. To be considered you must meet the following selection criteria:

Essential Skills and Experience:

• Experience in working for Service NSW and in particular Transport NSW systems for processing vehicle licences and registration.

• Experience in administration or banking industry.

• A broad understanding of reporting requirements.

• Demonstrated experience and commitment to providing quality customer service both face to face and on the telephone.

• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

• Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of computer systems.

• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in updating computerised databases.

• Demonstrated high level of time management and organisational skills.

• Demonstrated ability to act in a professional manner and adhere to Council’s values and behaviours. 

• It is a mandatory requirement that an accredited Australian National Police Character Safety Check and Working with Children clearances are attained.

• Attend a mandatory pre-employment examination which may include drug screening and a functional capacity assessment. 

Desirable Qualifications and Experience:

• Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels of the organisation.

• Experience in working as part of a team, and the ability to work independently.

• Ability to be courteous, sensitive and have a professional approach to dealing with stakeholders.

• Ability and willingness to undertake training as required, which will require intrastate absence for approximately six weeks.

If you are looking for variety in a role and want to be part of a team committed to delivering exceptional service to the community, then this role could be for you.

For further information on this role please download the Position Description below.

Applications including a full CV, covering letter and response to the position’s selection criteria must be made through our website at 

Applicants must address the selection criteria to be considered for the role.

For enquiries please contact Wayne Noakes, Senior Consultant Local Government Management Solutions on 0429 618 526. 

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 30 November 2020 (Please note, extended closing date)


Position Description - Administration Officer Wilcannia