Administrative Officer

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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VPSG2
Work Location: Geelong
Reference: VG/E20011254A
Closing Date: 30-Jan-2023
Salary Range: $55,439 - $71,194
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD C0630 VPS2 Administrative Officer.docx (Word, 438KB)
Job Specification

WR Business VPS2 20011254 Application Form.docx (Word, 627KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Stacey Gibbs
(03) 5223 7822 or

Position Details

About the role

As an Administrative Officer you will be responsible for the daily functions of managing vacancies and arranging member transfers into Western Region to help us in keeping our local communities safe. You will also have the opportunity to provide administrative support to regional projects, and initiatives including but not limited to road policing and emergency management.

This role sits within the Western Region Business Analyst team and as the successful applicant you will be working alongside the Senior Business Analyst, Senior HR Coordinator and Analyst/ Project Administrator while also engaging with other teams and work units both across Western Victoria and Melbourne daily.

Victoria Police is a contemporary and agile workplace and supports flexible working arrangements.


As the successful applicant your duties will include:

  • Responding to general HR and Regional Business enquiries via both telephone and email
  • Facilitate and coordinate the transfer of members into and across Western Region
  • Conduct database, timesheet, and list management audits
  • Assist in the development, collation, and distribution of a range of reports for Senior Management
  • Taking, recording, and compiling meeting minutes and associated documentation
  • Review and update intranet content in line with policy and process changes
  • Provide general clerical and administrative support to the Western Region Business Manager and Senior Business Analyst


As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Experience in Human Resources administration or a related field (desirable)
  • Highly developed administrative skills including strong attention to detail, accuracy, and time management skills
  • Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks
  • Customer service skills with a demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and confidentiality
  • Demonstrated experience in contributing to a small team
  • Strong Microsoft Office experience and ability to quickly learn new systems
  • Strong understanding of the importance of confidentiality and Police values


Requirements and relevant information

  • One full time, ongoing VPS2 position available
  • VPS2: $55,439 - $71,194 p.a. plus superannuation
  • The usual place of work will be Western Region Business, located at Western Region Headquarters Geelong. However, you may be expected to work out of any location within Western Region Business, as required.
  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.
  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.
  • In accordance with the Acting Chief Health Officer's Direction – COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions, you are required to be fully vaccinated and your employment with Victoria Police is subject to proof of vaccination.


Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form – attached to the job advertisement


Applications close midnight, Monday 30th January 2023.


Please note: All applications will need to be submitted through one of the following platforms: Job Skills and Exchange (JSE) website or the Victorian Government careers website.

Current Victorian Government Employees must apply via Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE).

Applications will not be accepted via other platforms or email.


For further information on this role please contact Stacey Gibbs on (03) 5223 7822 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 or on (03) 8335 8081.


About Us:

Victoria Police has a dedicated workforce of more than 22,000 employees consisting of police, protective services officers, police custody officers and public service staff. Each employee plays a vital role in providing the 24/7, 365 days a year emergency response and public safety capability the organisation delivers to its community. As a Victoria Police employee, you have a dedication and commitment to community safety.

Having a workforce that reflects the community we serve is important to Victoria Police. We want to attract and retain people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities, and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. If you are interested in a position, we encourage you to apply as we celebrate the benefit that diversity brings to our employees, our services and our community.

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