Permit Information Officer

Burnie City Council is seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated person to join our Land and Environmental Services Department.

The Permit Information Officer is a career development position offering opportunity for a person with established administrative and clerical skills to assume a key responsibility in assisting the Council’s building compliance and statutory information functions.

The position will require the incumbent to acquire a sound working knowledge of all relevant Council activities and processes, and a detailed knowledge of building compliance and statutory information matters.

 The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Certificate level qualification in business support and administration or equivalent.
  • Ability to exercise initiative and maintain confidentiality.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Time management skills and the ability to develop, maintain and monitor own work program to meet deadlines.
  • High level computer skills and experience using electronic document management system/s.
  • Demonstrated experience as a team player, supporting colleagues and sharing knowledge and information on routine procedures and tasks within a complex work environment.

Burnie City Council offers excellent working conditions in a team environment and full training will be provided to the successful candidate.

To apply: Applicants must address the selection criteria contained in the position description.

Closing date: 08 March 2013 at 5:00pm

Enquiries: Ben Fielding on 03 6430 5782 or

How to apply

Applicants must address the selection criteria contained in the position description, which can be obtained below.

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