Prisoner Management Coordinator

The Custody Operations Unit is responsible for the state-wide coordination of prisoners in Victoria.

This role is within the Custody Management Division, State Emergencies and Support Command, located at the Victoria Police Centre, 637 Flinders Street, Docklands.

Job Details
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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Prison and Corrective Services
Classification: VPSG3.2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20022613A
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $75,271 - $80,987
Job Duration: until 30.06.2019
Attachments: Position DescriptionC3280.docx (Word, 442KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Brent Stanyon
(03) 9247 5328

Position Details

Your duties will include:

  • Liaising with the Private Transport Contractor (G4S), Corrections Victoria, Prisons, Youth Justice and Courts, to ensure the delivery of prisoners for Court each day.
  • Liaising with Police locations to provide support for planned operations, cell closures and event management.
  • In consultation with Corrections Victoria, facilitate the movement of Victoria Police prisoners into their facilities.
  • Liaising with Youth Justice Parole Board and the Adult Parole Board, for the management of parole cancellations.
  • Liaising with Forensicare to arrange the safe transport to and from Court for mental health prisoners.
  • Using relevant systems to appropriately risk manage all prisoners in police custody.
  • Providing advice to all areas of Victoria Police on operational policy regarding prisoners and other custodial matters.

As the successful applicant, you will have demonstrated the ability to:

  • Plan, coordinate and analyse data.
  • Distribute information effectively and efficiently.
  • The ability to work in a dynamic team environment.
  • Overcome challenges and develop ongoing solutions.
  • Engage and work in partnership with Key stakeholders.
  • Prioritise and manage large workloads.
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new systems.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • VPSG 3.2 salary range $75,271 - $80,987 p.a + super + leave loading.
  • One (1) full time, fixed term (until 30/06/2019) position available.
  • This position requires shift work. You will be required to work outside of normal business hours including Public Holidays. Shift work allowances and overtime will be paid in accordance with the provisions set out in the Victorian Public Service Enterprise Agreement 2016.
  • You must hold a Victorian Drivers Licence and the ability to obtain a Victoria Police Approved Drivers Authority.
  • Your usual place of work will be the Custody Management Division, State Emergencies and Support Command; however you may be required to work at any other division within the Command as required.

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Response to the Key Selection Criteria – found in the position description attached to the job advertisement

Applications close midnight, Monday 22 October 2018 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Brent Stanyon on (03) 9247 5328 or via email

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email

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Victoria Police is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. 

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. 

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