Department of Regional NSW
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Digital Platforms Coordinator & Specialist (2 positions)

Digital Platforms Coordinator & Specialist (2 positions)

  • 498916
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Media, Publicity and Communications

We encourage applicants from all backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees, and people with disability. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We provide dignified access to reasonable adjustments both during the recruitment process and in the workplace. If you require reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process, please call or text the contact for this role. 


We have exciting opportunities for a Digital Platforms Coordinator and a Digital Platforms Specialist to join the Department of Regional NSW, Internal and Ministerial Communications branch of the Office of the Secretary. The Specialist will be responsible for maintaining and developing Power App solutions and providing development and IT expertise to meet customer requirements for rapid service delivery, reliability, and innovation. To Coordinator’s will be responsible for supporting staff in their use of Microsoft products as well as our developed solutions and other records management software. 

  • All regional locations considered 
  • 2 x 12-month temporary roles, Digital Platforms Coordinator & Digital Platforms specialist 
  • Salary from $99,000 + super 

Our 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. 

What will you be doing: 

Digital Platforms Specialist (Role Description) 

The role of Digital Platforms Specialist will provide technical expertise and capability across the Power Platform specifically in Canvas Power Apps and Power Automate. They will be focused on working to understand business challenges to design and implement solutions. They will be working in a dynamic project environment with concurrent business as usual processes.  

Working as the new Digital Platforms Specialist you will: 

  • Use your technical expertise and capability across Microsoft 365 Power Platform (Automate, Apps: Canvas and Power BI) including Teams, SharePoint. 
  • Engage with other business areas to understand business processes in order to Plan, Design, Build, Test, Deploy and Maintain solutions in Power Apps. 
  • Maintain up-to-date project documentation including, analysis, design, build and user guides. 

Digital Platforms Coordinator (Role Description) 

The role of the Digital Platforms Coordinator will provide support, training and project support across a range of digital platforms. They will be focused on working to support users achieve their business needs in a timely manner. They will be working in adynamic project environment with concurrent business as usual processes.  

Working as the new Digital Platforms Coordinator you will: 

  • Use your digital know how to support existing solutions within Power Apps and support and advise DRNSW staff regarding communication platforms including SharePoint, MS Teams and Power BI.  
  • Identify, develop and support the implementation of new processes, features, and digital tools to solve business problems and improve business performance, including testing and the provision of training. 
  • Engage with business owners and stakeholders to research, capture and validate process gaps as opportunities for improvements and automation. 

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.  


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.  

Apply now: 

All applications must be submitted online and should include your current resume and a cover letter telling us why you’re a great fit. You will be given an opportunity through your application form to specify which job you are interested in. 

If you would like to hear more about this role, please contact Columbine Mulcahy on 0402 931 662 or alternatively  

Applications close on Sunday 22nd May 2022

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. 

All Department of Regional NSW employees are required: 

  • To be fully vaccinated of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine by 30 January 2022 and; or 

  • an approved ongoing medical contraindication. 

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing a role. 

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