Team Assistant - Inclusion & Fairness

• Located at CFA Headquarters, Burwood East

• Fixed Term Full Time (Up to June 2020)

• $51,817 pa (plus 9.50% superannuation)
Job Details
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Department: Country Fire Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Burwood East
Reference: VG/1361225
Closing Date: 24-Oct-2018
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Team Assistant (Admin Support Officer) PTA 2.pdf (PDF, 283KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Catherine Treloar
03 8822 8096

Position Details

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) is one of the world's largest, and most highly regarded community based emergency services organisations. We respond to fire and other emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whilst our firefighters are the cornerstone of CFA services, what goes on behind the scenes is just as important in helping to protect lives and property.

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) recognises the importance of planning for the future by integrating the principles of Inclusion and Fairness into our behaviours, systems, processes, and through the delivery of CFA services in partnership with Victorian communities.

The Inclusion and Fairness team leads the planning and development of capability to enable and support positive cultural change, positioning CFA as an accessible, diverse, and safe organisation for all people.

The Administration Support Officer works independently to provide efficient and effective customer service and administration support to the Inclusion and Fairness Team.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Relevant administration skills and experience
  • Excellent computer literacy skills (including MS Office and databases)
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to build good working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Demonstrated organisational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work proactively, with minimal supervision and to work effectively as a member of a team
  • Ability to draft standard documents, correspondence and reports to a professional standard
  • Culturally aware - considers situations, activities, decisions and outcomes from the perspective of how people of different ethnic, religious, professional or social identifications might view them.

Your Application

When applying for a position with CFA, the key to progressing in the selection process is the quality of your application. Your application must demonstrate that you have the qualifications, experience, key attributes and skills required for the position.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the attached position description.

Your application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description
  • Resume

Submitting your Application

When you click the 'apply' button you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details and respond to employment-related questions.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a National Police History Check.


CFA supports flexible working arrangements and is committed to being an inclusive, fair and child safe organisation for all staff, volunteers and the community.



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