Department of Regional NSW
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Administration Assistant

Administration Assistant

  • 501876
  • Administration and Clerical
  • Community
  • Customer Services and Call Centre
  • Fixed-term full-time role until 30 June 2024
  • Location negotiable across Armidale, Wagga Wagga, Dubbo, Tamworth, Griffith, Orange, Albury, Bourke or Broken Hill
  • Attractive salary from $67,975 to $73,901 + super (Clerk Grade 1/2)
  • Flexible work-from-home arrangements are available
  • Enrich the lives of regional youth while working in a vibrant team culture with exciting career pathways and development opportunities

About the role

  • Exciting admin role in the Freshwater Team of the Office for Regional Youth
  • Assist in undertaking a range of administrative support services including accurate filing, mail receipt and sorting, photocopying, maintenance of registers, procurement of goods and services, meeting and event support and data entry to support the effective operation of the branch

About you

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Strong customer service skills
  • Experience in the provision of administrative and support services
  • The ability to meet tight timeframes while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, then we encourage you to apply!

About our team

The Office for Regional Youth works directly with the Minister for Regional Youth and across government and community to provide a coordinated and strategic approach to improve outcomes, and address the unique challenges facing regional youth, ensuring young people’s voices are heard.

About DRNSW

The Department of Regional NSW was formed in 2020 as a central agency for regional issues. The Department is responsible for building resilient regional economies and communities, strengthening primary industries, managing the use of regional land, overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources and ensuring government investment in regional NSW is fair and delivers positive outcomes for local communities and businesses.

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All applications must be submitted online and should include your current resume and a cover letter telling us why you’re a great fit.

If you would like to hear more about this role, please contact Anna Cooper on 0427 265 402 or via anna.cooper@regional.nsw.gov.au 

For more information please view the full role description.

Applications close 11:55pm, Wednesday 30 November 2022

A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next 18 months.

A diverse workplace

Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Department of Regional NSW. We encourage applications from people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. This includes differences in culture, gender, sexual orientation, language and disability status or other attributes. The Department of Regional NSW is a workplace where everyone is able to contribute and participate to their full potential, and we are proud to have a team that reflects the richness and complexity of the regional NSW communities we serve.

Why work for Department of Regional NSW (DRNSW)? 

Exciting career pathways and opportunities

We offer vibrant and exciting career paths for people from a wide range of backgrounds and skills. Once you join the NSW Government, you’ll be supported to develop your skills and expertise through ongoing training, and opportunities to move easily from role to role, and agency to agency across the entire NSW government.  

Wellbeing

Providing a safe, supportive, ethical, diverse and inclusive workplace for our people is one of our priorities. We run a variety of programs and provide a range of supporting resources to ensure the wellbeing of all our people. 

Our people

Join DRNSW and you’ll be joining a team of more than 4,000 passionate people spread across a diverse range of disciplines and functions including - public works, land services, fisheries, agriculture and biosecurity. If you’re motivated and passionate about making a difference to the people of regional NSW we invite you to become part of our story. 

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