Project Officers, Delivery Unit

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life.

Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable.

We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria.

We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly, and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities. .

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Job Details
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Department: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Property
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/590454
Closing Date: 03-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930
Job Duration: 30/06/2024
Attachments: Homes Victoria PD - 590454_600482_600483 Project Officer VPS4 Delivery_Housing Development.docx (Word, 130KB)
Job Specification

Homes Victoria PD - 590454_600482_600483 Project Officer VPS4 Delivery_Housing Development.pdf (PDF, 236KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kristie Bouquet
0403 735 409

Position Details



Project Officers


The Project Officers in the Housing Development Branch role will place a key role in providing support services to the project team who are focused on delivering the Government's agenda of increasing access to affordable housing for Victorians. The role will contribute to a variety of complex projects at the development and delivery phases, the procurement of contracted services and products, reporting and ongoing process improvement.


Are you:


  • Experienced within the community housing sector with a proven track record of delivering large scale, fast-tracked social infrastructure projects? 
  • Able to conceptualise an idea and turn the idea into a deliverable that meet business needs?  
  • Open to new ideas; show initiative; proactive and self-starting; seizes opportunities and acts upon them? 
  • Strong in analytical thinking and comfortable dealing with high levels of complexity? 
  • Able to build and maintain effective relationships with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders? 


The department is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk to the health of its workers and clients. The department may require its employees to be fully vaccinated against preventable diseases such as the current coronavirus (COVID-19)  based on Victorian Chief Health Officer's Directions as issued and updated from time to time. Vaccination requirements may differ from role to role based on their risk category and the duties performed. The department's policy (attached) outlines the risk categories and requirements for employees working for the department. Where relevant, proof of immunisation status may be required.

For this role, you are required to submit proof of vaccination prior to commencement. Please refer to the attached policy for more information - DFFH and FSV COVID-19 mandatory vaccination policy.docx (

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Victoria | Jobs (

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